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Shopify’s Tobias Lütke and other tech CEOs chart a path to scaling up Canada’s faltering digital economy

A group of Canada's digital economy luminaries say the country needs to double the number of billion-dollar digital firms here...

September 25th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Could digital secretary ‘Amelia’ be the future face of Government of Canada’s AI services?

A New York City-based firm that develops a "digital colleague" named Amelia is the first to state interest in providing...

September 22nd, 2018 Brian Jackson


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Meet the 6 Canadian innovators that will lead the nation-wide digital transformation discussion

On Friday, six Canadians known for the innovative skill sets were named to lead Canada's roundtable discussions on the national...

August 3rd, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Phoenix failure will cost government $2.2 billion: Senate

The Phoenix pay system that was supposed to save the federal government $70 million annually will end up costing $2.2...

August 1st, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Ottawa vows to make Canada a global leader in cyber security

Ottawa has released its long-awaited update to its national cyber security strategy, promising to better protect Canadians from cyber crime,...

June 12th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Parliament Hill’s own emergency alert system powered by BlackBerry AtHoc

Canada's new nationwide emergency alert system to wireless service providers was tested on May 9, jolting to attention many citizens with...

May 18th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Holding AI accountable: public leaders organize to ensure algorithms influencing government are ethical

In the 2002 movie Minority Report, three "Precogs" that have the God-given ability to see into the future are used to...

May 17th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Feds, Ontario, Quebec announce $400 million 5G public-private partnership

Businesses that want to test their products or services on 5G wireless equipment will get a shot at some of...

March 19th, 2018 Brian Jackson