Nova Scotia and PEI will adopt COVID Alert, says Health Canada

Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island are the latest provinces signalling their decision to adopt Canada’s COVID Alert exposure notification...

October 2nd, 2020 Tom Li

Ontario’s construction industry shows supports for COVID-Alert, but also seeks wearable alternative

Despite broad support from the Construction and Design Alliance of Ontario (CDAO) and the Construction Employers Coalition (CEC), members of...

August 24th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Usefulness, adoption rate are still questions as Canada launches beta test of COVID-19 app

With the quiet launch of the beta test of a federally-approved COVID-19 exposure notification app  for beta testing, developers hope...

July 24th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Canadian political leaders need to get behind COVID-19 app, says expert

Canada's officially-sanctioned national COVID-19 exposure notification mobile app will be released for beta testing in Ontario on July 2. However,...

June 29th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Cavoukian, colleague spar on need for sunset laws for COVID apps

Sunset clauses are needed in government-approved COVID contact tracing apps and emergency powers to ensure they aren't turned into permanent...

June 19th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Shopify, BlackBerry, and Ontario to help Canada launch contact tracing app

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is encouraging Canadians to download a new contact tracing app built on top of a...

June 18th, 2020 Alex Coop

Contact tracing mobile apps hold potential to stop COVID-19 – but governments have missed the mark so far

By Brian Jackson Research Director, Info-Tech Research Group     Several thousand Swiss citizens – mostly members of academia, the...

June 2nd, 2020 Staff

Durham College to participate in siberXchange Live summit

Durham College, a partner and sponsor of SiberX, is participating in the siberXchange Live Summit this week to showcase new opportunities...

May 26th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal