BMO, CIBC extortion threat shows evolution in cyber crime

The apparent attempt by hackers to extort two Canadian banks for millions of dollars is another sign of the ever-changing...

May 30th, 2018 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending – Russian router hack; Lenovo Z5 teased; Canadian banks suffer breach

The FBI asks if you’ve tried turning it off and back on again, Lenovo’s new Z5 smartphone sounds impressive, and...

May 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson

BMO, CIBC victims of cyber breach, attackers demand $1 million from each in cryptocurrency

Canadian banks rarely acknowledge they've been involved in a cyber security incident. On Monday two of the country's biggest retail...

May 28th, 2018 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending – Spotify goes public, BMO to open tech campus, Equifax breach hits millions more customers

Spotify goes public, the Bank of Montreal will open a tech campus in Toronto’s Eaton Centre, and Equifax reveals millions...

March 2nd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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CIBC leads Canadian banks in online functionality

CIBC is still the best at online functionality, but all of Canada’s major banks are doing innovative work, according to...

September 8th, 2017 Gary Hilson

Why public cloud isn’t always the right cloud

If Goldilocks entered a Tier 3 data centre instead of a bear's den, which cloud model would she find just right...

July 19th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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Canada’s first commercial blockchain service could become the ‘Interac’ for digital transactions

With the announcement of a major commercial service with backing from Canada’s ‘Big 5’ banks and a new research institute...

March 24th, 2017 Brian Jackson