Trudeau government pushes streaming giants to support Canadian content

Released this week, a report commissioned by the federal government in 2018 suggests U.S. tech companies, including Amazon, Netflix and...

January 29th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

BlackBerry adds Cylance to QNX, announces partnerships with AWS, Damon, and Renovo

LAS VEGAS--BlackBerry has merged its Cylance ML security solution into its QNX software suite for autonomous vehicles, the company announced...

January 13th, 2020 Tom Li

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Amazon ‘surprised’ about Pentagon contract snub

The United States Department of Defense recently awarded Microsoft its Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) cloud contract, worth up to...

October 29th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

Amazon releases second-generation Fire TV Cube in Canada

Amazon has released the second-generation Fire TV Cube at the IFA conference in Berlin, Germany, and this time it's coming...

September 6th, 2019 Tom Li

AWS opens second CloudFront edge location in Toronto

With an increase in the demand for CloudFront services, as well as the expansion of the services Amazon Web Services,...

July 2nd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Amazon, Microsoft, Apple pressured by lawmakers at Ottawa hearing on big data firms

Fresh off squeezing Facebook earlier this week, an international panel of lawmakers meeting in Ottawa tried putting pressure on Amazon,...

May 30th, 2019 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending – OnePlus Bullets Wireless 2; Amazon’s packing robots; How to disable Amber Alerts

Independent smartphone maker OnePlus announced a new handset, but people are more excited about the new headphones. Amazon is ready...

May 15th, 2019 Brian Jackson

Why letting Alexa spy on everything you say could be good for your health

Privacy advocates worry about the pitfalls of smart speakers spying on us when we don't intend it, but what if...

May 9th, 2019 Brian Jackson

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Hashtag Trending – Twitter won’t ban white supremacists; Amazon’s robo-firing; UBC engineers develop anti-ice windshield material

Twitter won't ban white supremacists for fear of hurting Republican politicians; automated firing systems in place at Amazon; Engineers at...

April 29th, 2019 Buckley Smith