Big banks and telcos backing $185 M supercluster bid for national digital identity system

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported $485 million in funding committed to the project. The correct number...

September 22nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

How popular are mobile payments in Canada, anyway?

Only 12 per cent of Canadian smartphone owners have used their phones to make an NFC payment, according to Visa...

August 18th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

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Canada’s first commercial blockchain service could become the ‘Interac’ for digital transactions

With the announcement of a major commercial service with backing from Canada’s ‘Big 5’ banks and a new research institute...

March 24th, 2017 Brian Jackson

SecureKey blockchain ecosystem

Canada’s big 5 banks set to back blockchain-based identity service

LAS VEGAS - Toronto-based identity management service provider SecureKey announced on Monday that it's set to launch a blockchain-based service...

March 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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Canadian bank used in attempt to trick firm in wire fraud

Breach reports on banks usually deal with attempts to gain passwords and drain user accounts. However, attackers can also open...

June 27th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Microsoft begins rollout of Azure cloud services hosted in Canada

Select Microsoft customers and partners can now use Azure cloud services and keep their data on native soil, Microsoft Canada...

March 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Visa becomes a technology platform company with new open model

SAN FRANCISCO — Visa Inc. launched Visa Developer on Thursday, signalling a shift to a new model of doing business...

February 5th, 2016 Brian Jackson

RBC looks past Bitcoin’s flaws to consider blockchain strengths

Could the blockchain be the next technology to rock the financial sector? The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) seems to...

November 25th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Moving email to the cloud is just the beginning for TD Bank

TD Bank has been on a growth spurt so rapid that its technology has been challenged to keep up. Through...

November 11th, 2015 Gary Hilson