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Tech Centre Electronics General
March 31, 2021  

ICP DAS USA wireless Modbus data concentrator

The wireless Modbus data concentrator (MDC-211-WF) features Ethernet, RS-232,

Tech Centre Electronics General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
March 25, 2021  

Kaiser Raman Rxn analyzer suite

Kaiser Optical Systems, Inc., embedded Kaiser Raman Rxn analyzer

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

Most Canadians want government services available online post COVID-19

The pandemic has emphasized the need for digital IDs, but continue to cite security as a key adoption concern.

News Electronics General
October 1, 2020  

Secretive, never profitable Palantir makes its market debut

Hybrid provider of software and consulting services often embeds its own engineers with clients.

News Electronics General
September 15, 2020  

Facebook to buy REI’s new headquarters near Seattle

Company opened its first office in 2010 with three engineers, now it employs more than 5,000 workers in dozens of locations.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
September 15, 2020  

Amazon to hire 100,000 to keep up with online shopping surge

The company already had to hire 175,000 people earlier this year to keep up with the rush of orders.

News Manufacturing General
August 11, 2020  

Automating to innovate on the factory floor

A virtual summit co-hosted by Manufacturing AUTOMATION and Canadian Plastics looked at what role automation will play in recovery for manufacturers

News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Trump bans dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

Bans take effect in 45 days and could bar the apps from the Apple and Google app stores, effectively removing them from U.S. distribution

News General
August 10, 2020  

Energy efficient technologies to change global building automation systems market

Integration of operational technology with information technology will continue to influence the dynamics of this market

News Electronics General
August 5, 2020  

Facebook launches its new TikTok clone, Instagram Reels

The new Instagram feature will let users record and edit 15-second videos with audio, and will let users add visual effects

News General
August 5, 2020  

Solaris adds to robotics offering with acquisition of Jetbrain

Jetbrain products include delivery robots that feature a secure and traceable chain of custody for medicines and blood products

News Manufacturing General
August 5, 2020  

Sensor technologies will impact the future of smart cities: report

Real-time data provided by integrated sensor systems to enable automation and ease decision-making by government bodies

News Electronics General
August 4, 2020  

Tampa teenager accused in Twitter hack pleads not guilty

Graham Ivan Clark, 17, is accused of using the hijacked Twitter accounts to scam people around the world out of more than US$100,000 in Bitcoin

News Electronics Government General
August 4, 2020  

TikTok sale puts Canada between Trump and China, again, experts say

On Aug. 3, Trump told reporters he would ban TikTok in the U.S. unless Microsoft or another American company bought the app by Sept. 15

News Electronics General
August 4, 2020  

BlackBerry releases free reverse engineering tool to fight cyber attacks

PE Tree reduces the time and effort required to reverse engineer malware

News Government General
August 3, 2020  

Rollout of COVID-19 Alert app faces criticism over accessibility on older phones

The app requires users to have Apple or Android phones made in the last five years, and a relatively new operating system

News Electronics General
July 30, 2020  

In reversal, CES gadget show won’t be in person after all

The announcement July 28 is another blow for Las Vegas

News Manufacturing Economy
July 30, 2020  

Boosting marginalized groups key to ‘feminist economic recovery,’ report says

In the midst of the pandemic, the employment rate declined twice as much for Canadian women in the 25 to 54 age range compared with men

News General
July 29, 2020  

Shopify revenues nearly double in Q2 amid COVID-19 shift to e-commerce

The Ottawa-based tech company said July 29 that its revenues surged by 97% in its second quarter

News Government General
July 29, 2020  

Feds announces $3M to support B.C. tech companies

Up to 2,500 innovation firms will benefit and the funding is expected to support about 1,000 jobs

News Electronics General
July 28, 2020  

Canada’s out-of-date online privacy rules aren’t protecting you

The regulation of user privacy must consider potential future applications of any collected data

News General
July 28, 2020  

Healthcare interoperability market to witness nearly two-fold growth by 2024

Data interoperability and data analytics are key contributors to global market revenue for healthcare interoperability

News General
July 28, 2020  

IBM launches digital platform to help Canadian job seekers and business owners get back to work

Canada added nearly one million jobs in June, but there are still close to two million fewer jobs than there were pre-COVID

News Government Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

How manufacturers can receive funding from the government

Webinar focused on funds available to manufacturers, who qualifies to receive funding and how to increase the chances of securing funding.

News Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

Advanced manufacturing booming in Ontario: Innovation Economy Council

Whitepaper details the current state of advanced manufacturing in Canada’s industrial heartland, along with next steps.

News Government General
July 9, 2020  

Groups urge ban of federal use of facial recognition tools

Technology called “highly problematic,” given its lack of accuracy and invasive nature, and invasive.

News General
July 2, 2020  

Global security industry shifts to service-based solutions post-pandemic

Security markets across countries will recover at a different pace but the outlook is promising, finds Frost & Sullivan

News Government General
July 2, 2020  

Data analytics tops in deployment priorities for enterprises: Frost & Sullivan

Increasing BDA investment in disaster preparedness, operational management, and diagnostic use cases across the globe will unfold exponential growth

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 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 Government General
June 11, 2020  

IBM quits facial recognition, joins call for police reforms

IBM had previously tested its facial recognition software with the New York Police Department

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.