Calgary workshop - HTML500

Free learn to code event returns to Canada bigger than ever

Canadians will be getting the opportunity to learn how to code for free in 2017. The HTML500 is Canada’s largest...

January 10th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
Women working on a Mechanical Drone Project

David Crane joins IT World Canada innovation conversation

Canadian business writer David Crane believes Canada can develop a stronger and more vibrant economy by focussing much more forcefully...

January 10th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Canadians hit by MongoDB ransomware attacks

Almost 230 MongoDB databases in Canada that face the Internet are among the estimated 27,000 poorly-configured databases that have been...

January 10th, 2017 Howard Solomon
Man in Chair with Analytics Background

Regulatory, privacy concerns threaten Canadian business tech in 2017

CIOs working with financial technology should be particularly watchful in 2017, according to a report from legal firm Borden Ladner...

January 10th, 2017 Danny Bradbury
copyright symbol floats in hands

IBM breaks US patent record, received over 8,000 in 2016

IBM Corp. announced today that its inventors were granted 8,088 patents in 2016, breaking the U.S. patent record and becoming the...

January 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
Rohit Ghai RSA president

New RSA president hired from Dell EMC’s internal roster

Dell Technologies subsidiary and cyber security vendor RSA has a new president in Rohit Ghai, set to take effect upon...

January 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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University of Alberta student charged in password malware incidents

A 19-year old University of Alberta student is facing numerous criminal charges after password-harvesting malware was discovered on 304 of...

January 6th, 2017 Howard Solomon

University of Waterloo behind the wheel of CES 2017’s self-driving car

The reality of self-driving cars on public roads could happen sooner than expected thanks to Canadian university researchers. Renesas Electronics...

January 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

IBM predicts superhero vision, nano-sized health devices in next five years

IBM is taking steps to make the world a better place. The company has unveiled its annual ‘Five in Five’...

January 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs