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Hashtag Trending – Paypal going after traditional banks, Facebook’s continued problems, China’s dystopian ranking system

PayPal is moving closer to “mainstream banking”, Facebook suspends another data analytics firm for using tactics like Cambridge Analytica, and...

April 10th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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University of Waterloo partners with Chinese institutions on connected autonomous driving

The University of Waterloo has caught the attention of China. The Qingdao Academy of Intelligent Industries (QAII) and the State...

March 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

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Hashtag Trending – China’s using sunglasses to spy on people; 3D-printed homes for $10,000 USD; a new startup will preserve your brain

Beijing police are using AI-powered sunglasses to spy on people. A Texas company can 3D print a 650-square-foot cement home...

March 14th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – Google’s stacking its emoji cheeseburger wrong, Cook and Zuckerberg meet China’s Jinping

Google CEO Sundar Pichai promises to make fixing Google’s cheeseburger emoji his top priority. The CEOs of two of the...

October 31st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – EU wants China-like Internet censorship, Apple dethroned as the world’s second largest smartphone brand

Huawei surpasses Apple as the world’s second largest smartphone brand, the Red Sox are using smart watches to cheat in...

September 7th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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Hashtag Trending – Tech execs react to DACA repeal, Google hiring in China

Tech executives speak out against Donald Trump’s move to end DACA, Google is hiring artificial intelligence talent in China, and...

September 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

A new classroom, a new culture: An ICT work-study trip to China

By Ann Gunaratnam, Carleton University I found out about Huawei’s Seeds for the Future program through a post I saw...

June 29th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

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Experts debate value of China’s promise to Canada not to back industrial theft

China's promise not to conduct or knowingly support cyber theft of Canadian corporate intellectual property for its companies is worthless,...

June 27th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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NRC hack cost Ottawa ‘hundreds of millions,’ Globe reports

Any business that's suffered a cyber security breach knows that it can be a costly experience, but few could stomach...

March 30th, 2017 Brian Jackson