The Internet

Ottawa conference creates roadmap towards Internet governance amid admissions there’s a long way to go

As steps go towards forging global agreement on proper behavior on the Internet, the report from an international conference in...

March 19th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Why the 2018 budget ‘misses the mark’ on tech: a comprehensive analysis

The 2018 Canadian budget has been unveiled, and while there are plenty of tech-related initiatives, many in the industry are...

February 28th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Canada to pilot new blockchain-powered ‘digital identity’ prototype for air travel unveiled in Davos

The Government of Canada, World Economic Forum, and other global partners are testing a new concept in border security, which...

February 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

Government of Canada unveils move to public cloud

The time has finally come for the Canadian federal government to move to the cloud. In an announcement on Feb....

February 7th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

CRTC exec director reconfirms Canada’s commitment to net neutrality

Telecom watchdog Chris Seidl reiterated the importance of net neutrality in Canada during a House of Commons committee meeting yesterday....

February 7th, 2018 Alex Coop

Senate calls for national ‘self-driving cars’ strategy’ as Canada is ‘ill-prepared’

Autonomous vehicles are being touted as the future of the transportation industry but a new report by the Senate Committee...

January 29th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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Hashtag Trending – Amazon’s cashier-less store, Canada tests blockchain, top tech firms could combine for $1 trillion in 2018

Amazon officially opens its first cashier-less store, the Canadian government tests out blockchain, and the top ten tech companies could...

January 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Net neutrality repeal in U.S. might embolden Canadian telecoms to follow suit, says CIRA CEO

The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) decision to roll back net neutrality laws won’t impact Canadians in the short-term, but they...

December 15th, 2017 Alex Coop

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Germany shows how government should steer AI ethics

Governments are beginning to become involved in IT ethics. This is not necessarily a good thing. People begin to think...

November 20th, 2017 Donna Lindskog