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News Manufacturing Economy General
November 3, 2020  

Pandemic pushes some Canadian companies to thrive, others to fail

Experts suggest the secret to resiliency could lie in the company’s overall attitude to innovation and technology adoption.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
October 13, 2020  

Microsoft attempts takedown of global criminal botnet

Uses an infrastructure known as Trickbot to infect computers with malware.

News Government General Technology
September 14, 2020  

TikTok owner picks Oracle over Microsoft as US tech partner

Much is unclear about the deal, which must still be reviewed by the Committee on Foreign Investment.

News Electronics General Technology
August 12, 2020  

Microsoft back in the smartphone business with its new Duo

Pitching it as a more useful tool than a conventional smartphone, enables users to multitask with two separate apps or web pages at a time.

News Manufacturing General Technology
February 27, 2020  

Microsoft says virus hurting supply chain more than expected

Windows licences and its Surface devices “are more negatively impacted than previously anticipated.”

News Manufacturing General
January 30, 2020  

BDO launches manufacturing roadshow with Industry 4.0 focus in Toronto

The morning event detailed how manufacturers can leverage technology to beef up their operations.

News Manufacturing General Technology
January 17, 2020  

Microsoft: ‘carbon negative’ by 2030 even for supply chain

Currently responsible for about 16 million tonnes of emissions per year, including data centres making of electronics components for its devices.

News Manufacturing General
January 14, 2020  

Manufacturing Roadshow 2020: Don’t get left behind

Company owners and senior executives will learn how Industry 4.0 and digital transformation will help them to stay competitive.

News Electronics General
October 24, 2019  

Startup Edmonton announces collaboration with Microsoft

Community of companies will benefit from Microsoft for Startups expertise and resources.

Event Manufacturing General Technology
August 14, 2019  

Best Manufacturing Apps Conference

The Microsoft Canada Best Manufacturing Apps Conference brings together

News General
July 2, 2019  

Former Microsoft employee gets 2 years for embezzlement

Tran oversaw Microsoft’s promotional relationship with the NFL.

News Electronics Government General
May 28, 2019  

Some tech giants sign onto Canada’s declaration on electoral integrity

Facebook, Google and Microsoft agreed to combat disinformation and promote transparency.

News Electronics General
April 17, 2019  

Microsoft deal means more access for all Canadian public servants: minister

Includes more digital communication tools for public servants with disabilities.

News Electronics General
October 30, 2018  

IBM’s $34B Red Hat deal is risky bid to boost cloud business

It is the biggest acquisition in IBM’s century-long history.

News Electronics General
October 10, 2018  

Montreal to host annual world artificial intelligence summit through 2021

Quebec’s largest city has become a global hub for research in AI.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 21, 2018  

Microsoft uncovers more Russian hack attacks ahead of midterms

Kremlin officials dismiss claims as unfounded, citing a lack of detail on the hack.

News Electronics General
July 11, 2018  

How Apple’s app store changed our world

The app store is now the fasting growing part of Apple’s gigantic business.

News Manufacturing General
March 19, 2018  

BlackBerry says new software bridge to Microsoft products will increase security

Provides various security features for programs whether they’re on smartphones, tablets or computers using major operating systems.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
June 14, 2017  

Montreal’s Element AI scores US$102M to support expansion

Goal is to develop AI capabilities for traditional industries such as manufacturing and financial services.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Technology
May 17, 2017  

Trudeau to promote Canadian tech, lure investment at Microsoft summit

PM is the first sitting head of government or state to be invited to address the annual gathering of CEOs.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
October 25, 2016  

Nissan adding 300 jobs to develop common connected car technology

Automaker is also seeking out technology partnerships with companies such as Microsoft.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
June 13, 2016  

Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion

Deal brings together the world’s leading professional cloud with the world’s leading professional network.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
April 4, 2016  

New Toyota Connected to make technology simpler

Toyota Connected will research connecting cars and homes, plus telematics that anticipate driver habits.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
September 24, 2015  

Microsoft releases major Office update

New versions of the popular word-processing, spreadsheet and email programs are heavy on collaboration tools.

Event Manufacturing General
September 16, 2015  

SMART Manufacturing Event

CME has partnered with Microsoft and SMART-preferred vendor RTtech

News Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
August 4, 2015  

3 German automakers buy Nokia’s HERE map business

The $3.1B deal is for technology that will be used for driverless cars.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 28, 2015  

Forget Windows 8: Make way for Windows 10!

Microsoft hopes it will prove the PC still has a role.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
July 14, 2015  

Nintendo president Iwata passes away at 55

Iwata led the development of Nintendo’s uber-popular Wii home console and DS handheld.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 9, 2015  

Microsoft to cut 7,800 jobs amid phone business restructuring

Company will write down its entire$7.3 billion purchase of Nokia in Q4, take restructuring charge of up to $850 million.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
June 4, 2015  

Microsoft shoots for friends in the mobile world

And Magic Leap offers holograms, Instagram boosts advertising.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
March 17, 2015  

Ironman delivers 3D-printed bionic arm to lucky seven-year old [VIDEO]

Alex Pring’s mechanical arm was made by not-for-profit Limbitless Solutions and cost just US$350 to print.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Technology
April 8, 2014  

End of Windows XP could cause problems for industry

Analysts point to potential operational and security issues.