Canadian municipalities are on an island fighting ransomware, and hackers are barely trying

As the barrier to entry for deploying ransomware becomes frighteningly low, experts warn that municipalities are increasingly vulnerable to these...

October 30th, 2019 Alex Coop

Three digital leaders examine the future of urban innovation

“A city is not gauged by its length and width, but by the broadness of its vision and the height...

October 25th, 2019 Robert Brennan Hart

Online voting technical issue delays local election results across Ontario

A glitch with an online voting system has delayed the results for many of Monday’s province-wide local elections and forced...

October 23rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Procure some digital transformation tips from the September 2018 Municipal Interface

Municipal Interface is celebrating a milestone, and would love for you to join in. The September 2018 issue, released Thursday,...

September 20th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

How the Esri platform helps the City of Cambridge reduce drug waste

The City of Cambridge had a crisis on its hands last September. It started with a toddler pricking his hand...

September 17th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Vancouver CTO on Canada’s first municipal digital strategy

In 2013, digital specialist Jessie Adcock, now the CTO of the City of Vancouver, was tasked with landing the planes...

August 13th, 2018 Robert Brennan Hart

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Hashtag Trending – ZTE shuffles leadership team; facial recognition technology failing test run; the cost of doing business with Amazon

ZTE shakes up its leadership team. A London, England-based test run of facial recognition technology has only a two per...

July 6th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – Uber wants AI to identify drunk riders; Apple bans cryptocurrency mining; Seattle repeals ‘Amazon tax’

Uber wants to use artificial intelligence to identify whether a prospective passenger is drunk. Apple has banned cryptocurrency mining from...

June 13th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Lots of award-winning mobility strategies in the June 2018 issue of Municipal Interface

The latest Municipal Interface might be our most informative yet, and I'm not just typing that because I wrote most...

June 7th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood