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News Electronics General
June 30, 2020  

Tims mobile ordering app under investigation by privacy agencies

Concerns about how it may be collecting and using data about people’s movements as they go about their daily activities.

News Electronics General
June 30, 2020  

New Hootsuite CEO replaces founder amid ‘reckoning’ for social media

Former Zendesk COO headquartered in San Francisco will take over as of July 6.

News Electronics Government General
June 24, 2020  

Pandemic era tech changes should become permanent, says Toronto mayor

The mayor of Canada’s largest city also played up the vibrancy of its technology sector

News Electronics Manufacturing General
June 8, 2020  

Rittal partner Aztec adds a Perforex to its service capabilities

Machining centre compresses panel production from 10 hours to 90 minutes.

News Electronics General
June 4, 2020  

Marketing automation an investment priority for digital solutions: report

Rising importance of chatbots and increasing use of virtual and online channels to result in 15.7% growth of the MAS market.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
June 4, 2020  

Memory, power and AI semiconductors in 5G to hit US$15.03B by 2025

The market is rapidly transitioning to a growth stage driven by increasing data traffic, technological advancements.

News Electronics General
June 4, 2020  

Conspiracy theories about 5G networks have skyrocketed since COVID-19

Some extreme right-wing groups are linking the technology to the pandemic.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
June 3, 2020  

Bell, Telus award 5G contracts to European firms, shutting out Huawei

Ottawa continues its review of Huawei’s role in Canada’s 5G networks over security concerns related to its relationship with China’s government.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing General
May 28, 2020  

China-Canada divide widens after Meng ruling, Beijing denounces decision

A judge ruled the allegations against her could constitute a crime in Canada.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
May 26, 2020  

China demands US withdraw sanctions on tech suppliers

Measures expand a US campaign against Chinese companies including tech giant Huawei.

News Electronics Government General
May 26, 2020  

Feds hope to endorse single contact tracing app: PM

Google and Apple are working on a fix for apps that drain phone batteries because they must be open to work.

News Electronics General
May 21, 2020  

Facebook pays $9.5M to end Competition Bureau’s privacy probe

Social media site gave the false impression privacy settings would give users control over who could see and access personal information.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
May 20, 2020  

Celestica to make 7,500 ventilators for Starfish Medical

Contract manufacturer will deliver the devices to Health Canada in the fourth quarter of 2020.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
May 19, 2020  

US restriction on chipmakers deals critical blow to Huawei

Chinese smartphone and network equipment maker needs time to “understand the impact” of the latest restrictions.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
May 13, 2020  

Yorkville Sound partners with StarFish Medical to produce ventilators

Their goal is to help increase the availability of open source ventilators across Canada.