Facebook the target of international lawmakers at Ottawa hearing

A testy group of international lawmakers peppered officials from Facebook, Google and Twitter at a parliamentary committee meeting Tuesday, trying...

May 29th, 2019 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – A new iPod touch; IKEA plays with AR; Zuckerberg says no to summons

Apple releases a new iPod Touch; Ikea continues to dabble with augmented reality, and Zuckerberg blows off Canada’s House of...

May 29th, 2019 Alex Coop

Government investments in AI research doesn’t lead to strong adoption, says Accenture’s managing director of AI

Canada has made huge waves in the research of artificial intelligence in recent years, but some in the industry are...

May 28th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Leveraging technology to manage healthcare at home

In the same week that national newspapers decried a crisis in healthcare, quieter news spelled hope for those concerned with...

May 28th, 2019 Suzanne Robicheau

Intel 10nm Ice Lake 10th-Gen mobile processors feature overview

At its Blueprint event held in Santa Clara campus earlier this month, Intel detailed the key features of its 10th...

May 28th, 2019 Tom Li
YouTube popularity attracting criminals

Canadians use YouTube to learn, and other takeaways from the Watchtime Canada report

By Rene Sylvestre Williams We all remember when astronaut Chris Hadfield uploaded a cover of David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” to...

May 28th, 2019 Glenn Weir

Experts whack social media companies as Canadian hearing on disinformation opens

Before this week's meeting of international lawmakers in Ottawa on the problems of online privacy violations and disinformation, the chair...

May 28th, 2019 Howard Solomon
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Hashtag Trending – AMD announces Ryzen 3000; Gates’ reading list; Facebook crypto

AMD drops some big announcements at Computex, Bill Gates’ summer reading list, and Facebook announces its plans for its own...

May 28th, 2019 Alex Coop

Social media giants focus of three-day parliamentary hearing in Ottawa

The invitations have been sent to chief executives of some of the world's biggest social media platforms, but no one...

May 27th, 2019 Howard Solomon