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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