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May 23, 2019  

Futurist Rothblatt sees a day when human and machine become one

In 50 years we’ll all carry some sort of digital implant inside our bodies.

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October 30, 2017  

Gas plants trial hears from IT consultant allegedly hired to wipe hard drives

TORONTO — A private IT consultant who was allegedly

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September 25, 2016  

Advancing manufacturing: highlights from PLANT in the 1980s

Technology offers the potential for great leaps in productivity improvement as Canada and the US shake hands on free trade.

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April 13, 2015  

Protecting your business against malicious Ransomware software

Hacker software extorts money from computer and smartphone users.

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September 4, 2014  

US factory orders surge a record 10.5% in July

It’s not all good news, as business investment slips 0.5% following a June increase of 5.4%.

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July 8, 2014  

Bandits raid Samsung plant in Brazil

Thieves make off with $6 million worth of cell phones and computers.

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April 25, 2014  

Ontario PCs to defend against Wynne’s $2M libel suit

Tories don’t believe any of their comments “constitute actionable defamation.”

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November 1, 2013  

What stinks?! Buyers says Dell’s Latitude laptops emit mysterious cat urine smell

Computer giant says the strange scent is related to a manufacturing process, which it has since fixed.

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November 1, 2013  

What stinks?! Buyers says Dell's Latitude laptops emit mysterious cat urine smell

Computer giant says the strange scent is related to a manufacturing process, which it has since fixed.

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August 26, 2013  

Orders for long lasting US factory goods fall sharply

Demand for commercial aircraft plummeted and businesses spent less on computers and electrical equipment.

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February 4, 2013  

Foxconn widens scope of union elections at China factories

Hopes move to deepen employee involvement will impact national labour standards.

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December 7, 2012  

Apple Macs to be produced in the US next year

CEO Cook says moving one line at a cost of $100 million.

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November 14, 2012  

US panel urges tighter screening of Chinese investment

Says they pose unfair competition to American firms.

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October 16, 2012  

Foxconn finds underage interns at China factory

Some as young as 14. An investigation is underway.

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September 20, 2012  

US seeks $1B fine, long prison terms in LCD price fixing

Largest criminal antitrust case surpasses the break-up of a vitamin cartel in the late 1990s.