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Plays well with others

Video collaboration platforms bridged a chasm in the early days of COVID-19 and remain a prime point of connection for businesses of all sizes....

Improve your employee experiences by modernizing your endpoint management

In the ‘new normal’, post-pandemic world, many companies will be faced with the decision to move to a fully remote or hybrid work environment....

Tableau Canada helping companies see and truly understand their data

The past year-and-a-half has been a tough reminder for all of us: When we realize what matters most to us, it’s important to have...

Getting digital transformation right

By Greg Baker – Vice President, Cyber Digital Transformation, Optiv Inc.; Ed Lewis – Director, Orchestration & Automation CDX, Optiv Inc.; Rommy Hijazi –...

SMBs: Invest for the business you will grow to be

By: Nick Alevetsovitis Most small and mid-size businesses (SMBs) have growth on their minds, and often it is investments in technology that advance that goal....



Mandatory Beijing Winter Olympics app puts voice, data at risk: Report

The University of Toronto's Citizen Lab says the app has SSL encryption vulnerabilities, as well as a censorship keyword list

Microsoft to acquire Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion, its biggest acquisition ever

Microsoft has agreed to purchase videogame publisher Activision Blizzard for US$68.7 billion, its biggest acquisition ever. Through the deal, Microsoft will acquire the game publisher for...

Coffee Briefing Jan. 18, 2022 – IBM Canada’s new president; TD’s new stock-trading app; Trulioo’s first CPO; and more

Coffee Briefings are timely deliveries of the latest ITWC headlines, interviews, and podcasts. This briefing is delivered by IT World Canada's editorial team!

Hashtag Trending Jan. 18 – FTC investigates Meta VR; Russia fines Alphabet Inc; Microsoft sustainability

Meta’s VR division is under investigation, Russia fines Google, again, and Microsoft is making an effort to invest in sustainable technology.  That’s all the tech news...

Canadian government launches new mental health support companion app

The Canadian government has launched PocketWell, a companion app to the Wellness Together Canada (WTC) online platform, to support mental health and combat substance abuse. The...

Bug in Safari can leak browsing activity, user identity, says report

A bug in the Safari 15 browser lets any website track a user's internet activity and possibly reveal their identity, according to researchers at FingerprintJS. "Unfortunately,"...