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Hashtag Trending – Crazy perks from Amazon HQ2 bids, free Apple coding lessons, eBay shopping on smart speakers

The bids for Amazon’s second headquarters may be going too far, Apple is offering free coding sessions at all of...

November 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Let’s not sell digital short in NAFTA talks

Much of the negotiation over the future of NAFTA is about automobiles, softwood lumber or milk. But a key part...

September 3rd, 2017 David Crane


Why eBay’s leading the charge to increase Canada’s de minimis threshold

Note: Updated on Feb. 22 to incorporate comments from the Retail Council of Canada. Few business expenses annoy Sudbury, Ont.-based...

February 21st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Early blockchain player looks to expand platform

A group of developers who came up with a blockchain protocol known as Syscoin in 2014 are looking at expanding...

August 26th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Unlocked

Post-breach etiquette: nine rules when the worst happens

Sure, into every life a little rain must fall. But are data breaches as inevitable? These days, the answer seems...

June 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

eBay’s security headaches keep piling up

The story about the massive cyber attack that may have compromised as many as 145 million eBay accounts a few...

May 26th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Huge cyberattack compromises 145 million eBay accounts

Better late than never – maybe. Three months after a massive cyberattack on its network, online buying platform eBay has...

May 22nd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Parting gifts: Top CEO severance packages in IT

Parting gifts: Top CEO severance packages in IT

Eric SchmidtEric Schmidt raked in a hefty $100 million when he stepped down as Google CEO. (Image courtesy Guillaume Paumier)...

August 14th, 2013 Ganesh