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News Electronics General
May 12, 2020  

Sidewalk Labs’ smart-city plans for Toronto are dead. What’s next?

Google company is withdrawing from its partnership with Waterfront Toronto, and a neighbourhood called Quayside.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
April 27, 2020  

Maintain social distance on the plant floor

Small wearable device sends alert when proximity is too close.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing General
March 31, 2020  

Huawei warns more US pressure may Chinese spur retaliation

Chairman says American pressure on foreign suppliers “will be destructive to the global technology ecosystem.”

News Electronics Manufacturing General
March 11, 2020  

Semiconductor automated testing equipment to reach US$6B by 2026: report

Need for cost-efficient testing to increase profit margins and boost growth opportunities for semiconductor test equipment, finds Frost & Sullivan

News Electronics Manufacturing General
March 10, 2020  

Gadgets for tech giants made with coerced Uighur labour

Companies outside China are benefiting from coercive labour practices.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Production
March 9, 2020  

Microart expands its Markham electronics manufacturing operations

20,000 square-foot space will support the company’s 42,000 square-foot main facility.

Biz Intelligence Electronics Manufacturing General
March 1, 2020  

Energy distribution without a control cabinet

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: Wieland. Q&A with

News Electronics General
February 25, 2020  

Mitacs, tech partners work on 5G development program; providing interns

The ENCQOR 5G network is working to advance the always-on Internet connection required to support 5G initiatives

News Electronics Manufacturing General
February 13, 2020  

Rittal introduces ‘Advancing Women in Tech’ scholarship

Two female undergraduates interested in careers in the electrical industry will get $1,750 each.

News Electronics General
February 11, 2020  

Hardware Catalyst Initiative silicon incubator hits the ground running

Provides support to southern Ontario firms developing hardware solutions; first cohort of eight companies has been announced.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing General
February 11, 2020  

Chinese military members face charges in Equifax breach

A 2017 breach saw the personally identifiable information of at least 19,000 Canadians stolen from the credit monitoring company.

News Electronics General
February 11, 2020  

Cybercriminals use coronavirus-themed emails to deliver malware: report

Campaign uses Microsoft Word attachments designed to trick recipients into installing a type of malware known as AZORult.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
February 6, 2020  

York Region’s ventureLAB funding silicon tech innovation

Companies to develop healthcare technology, consumer electronics, telecommunications, smart energy and connected transportation.

News Electronics General
February 3, 2020  

Amazon is big … really, really big; U.S. workforce hits 500K

Amazon’s growth comes with increased scrutiny, as some U.S. presidential candidates want to break it up

News Electronics General
February 3, 2020  

Internet code of conduct goes into effect for 10 big service providers

The code is the CRTC’s answer to a soaring number of complaints about internet services, such as “bill shock” caused by unexpected extra fees or price increases