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Avaya's CEO Jim Chirico at the company's flagship Engage event in 2018. File photo.

Published: January 29th, 2018

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Google’s ad-blocking might be user-friendly, but it’s also unfair to publishers

I have no doubt that Google's decision to block auto-play video ads in the latest version of its Chrome browser...

January 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Ontario PC Party adds ransomware to list of troubles

Following a tumultuous week that saw both its leader and its president resign in the face of allegations of sexual...

January 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – Twitter takeover rumours; Assange’s freedom; Google Bulletin

Rumours that Salesforce might buy Twitter are revived. The founder of WikiLeaks has a bad toothache. And Google looks to...

January 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Pradeo teams with Samsung to offer better mobile security for Knox handsets

Mobile device protection vendor Pradeo Security Systems is now offering its threat detection capability for handsets from Samsung running the...

January 28th, 2018 Howard Solomon
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CIO-certified blockchain program celebrates first graduates

Image: Dawood Khan, founder of TransformationWorx (second from left) congratulates one of the first graduates of the blockchain certification, along...

January 27th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Leaders in Davos stress diversity and inclusion of women in tech

There was a reoccuring discussion amidst all the talk about world economies and the future impact of tech on society...

January 26th, 2018 Alex Coop
Global cloud computing

Data residency requirements will impede Government progress on cloud, says expert

The Government of Canada should shift its cloud policy away from data sovereignty to focus more on security, says Mario...

January 26th, 2018 Cindy Baker
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Canadian firms should create code to clarify online information take-down policies: Report

Companies should create a Code of Practice clarifying if and how they will oblige people who demand personal information online...

January 26th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Public sector has a huge opportunity to lead on AI in 2018

The public sector has the potential to outpace industry this year in the use artificial intelligence, according to one industry...

January 26th, 2018 Cindy Baker