Tony Lacavera doesn’t think Canada should be pursuing a deal with Amazon

TORONTO - One of Canada's best-known and most successful tech entrepreneurs is frowning at the nationwide push to bring Amazon.com...

September 22nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

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City of Toronto launches Civic Innovation Office

The city of Toronto is putting its money where Mayor John Tory's mouth is by launching a Civic Innovation Office....

September 12th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – IBM funding new AI lab, Toronto wants Amazon’s second headquarters

IBM is committing hundreds of millions to a new AI lab. Jaguar has become the latest car company to abandon...

September 8th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Toronto, Vancouver to compete for Amazon’s second North American headquarters

The Great White North could soon be a second home to Amazon.com Inc., if the city of Toronto has its...

September 7th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Toronto appoints its first Chief Resilience Officer

After months of searching, Toronto has finally appointed its first Chief Resilience Officer. The city has tapped Elliott Cappell for...

June 16th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Blockchain Research Institute gains support from three levels of government and private sector

Blockchain technology is being touted as the next big thing, and Canada will play a central role in its development. The...

June 12th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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Regulating Uber led City of Toronto to create new $6 million revenue stream

What began as a discussion about how to regulate Uber led to the City of Toronto implementing a new, digital...

May 3rd, 2017 Brian Jackson

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What is a ‘chief resilience officer,’ and why are so many Canadian cities hiring one?

Cities across the world are looking to become more resilient from disruptions, both physical and virtual, and Canada is no...

January 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Bloor Street bike lane tracking project seeing positive early results

A City of Toronto partnership project that tracks bike lane traffic with Internet of Things (IoT) technology could help decide...

December 14th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs