Manufacturers risk going out of business for failing to adopt technology

In promoting Canada’s tech sector, governments spend a great deal of innovation money and effort boosting the suppliers of new...

June 5th, 2018 David Crane

Google Duplex broke the Turing test and leaps across the uncanny valley

This is the editor's letter for the May 2018 edition of CanadianCIO. If we push artificial intelligence across the uncanny...

May 17th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Scaling skills holding back start-ups

OPINION BlackBerry founder Mike Lazaridis is passionate about building up Canadian tech companies, which is why in September 2015  he...

May 3rd, 2018 David Crane

Is Canada selling out its AI future?

OPINION Is Canada on the right track on artificial intelligence? We have some great talent. We have three dynamic AI...

February 6th, 2018 David Crane

chess board at Google HQ

Google’s ad-blocking might be user-friendly, but it’s also unfair to publishers

I have no doubt that Google's decision to block auto-play video ads in the latest version of its Chrome browser...

January 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Balancing opportunity and the public interest in the age of Big Tech

OPINION We are at a turning point in our relationship with Big Tech. Once seen as liberators and champions of...

January 20th, 2018 David Crane

10 practical privacy resolutions you can make for the New Year

The day after New Year's was always my favorite growing up, and not because my birthday is January 2nd (worst...

December 20th, 2017 Arianne Martin

Ottawa-area consultant pays ransomware with bitcoin – and actually gets his files back

This is a guest contribution by Bill Dunnion, director of the Cyber Resilience Office at Calian Group. Sometimes, your work...

December 18th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

The Last Jedi - Skywalker and Rei

The lean Jedi: An agile approach to training with the Force

** SPOILER ALERT ** -- This recovered Jedi text was written by a Jedi master and contains spoilers for Star...

December 18th, 2017 Brian Jackson