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News Manufacturing General Technology
July 27, 2020  

5G phones and networks are here, but features, effects are unclear

Unclear what the newly launched networks are able to do, experts say it will take years to understand the true potential.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
July 14, 2020  

UK to exclude Huawei from role in high-speed phone network

Backtracks after US threatened to sever intelligence-sharing arrangement over concerns over equipment allowing China to infiltrate UK networks.

News Manufacturing General
January 14, 2020  

Promised 25% wireless rate cut is on top of recent reductions: Bains

Rate reductions mandated to achieve over the next two years will be measured starting after the Oct. 21 election.

News Manufacturing General
July 9, 2019  

Problems with wireless voice service? Reasons for outage unclear

Dropped wireless voice calls and customers unable to place or receive wireless voice calls.

News Manufacturing General
May 22, 2019  

Rogers to launch new IoT service in Ontario in step towards 5G

Service will be best used for asset monitoring, industrial automation, utility meters and smart cities.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 19, 2019  

UK’s pro-Huawei signals give Canada space on 5G decision: expert

UK National Cyber Security Centre has concluded that with care and safeguards, Huawei equipment can be used in 5G networks.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 17, 2018  

Trump says ‘no folding’ in trade negotiations with China

… but tweeted his support for ZTE, putting him at odds with the US Commerce Department.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 14, 2018  

ABCs of ZTE: Tech firm in focus amid US China trade dispute

Trump muses about possible easing of sanctions against Chinese telecom company caught violating US embargoes against Iran and North Korea.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
May 14, 2018  

Trump offers US aid to penalized Chinese telecom company ZTE

Company accused of misleading US regulators after it settled charges of violating sanctions against North Korea and Iran.

News Manufacturing General
April 16, 2018  

Rogers to test 5G tech in Ottawa, Toronto and other cities

Hardware and software development means networks won’t to be ready for “prime time” until about 2020.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
September 11, 2017  

Apple tests the bounds of iPhone love with a $1,000 model

Rumoured to feature a sharper OLED screen that extends from edge to edge of the device.

News Manufacturing General Technology
March 7, 2017  

iS5 gets $750K to develop more secure industrial ethernet products

Cyber security platform and technology will operate in temperatures ranging from -40 to 85 degrees C.

News Manufacturing General Technology
September 29, 2016  

BlackBerry diehards bemoan the end to Canadian made smartphones

Waterloo company is outsourcing production severing the Canadian hardware link.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
September 12, 2016  

Samsung urges all consumers to stop using Galaxy Note 7

Global recall urges users to return phones for a replacement.

News General Technology
September 8, 2016  

Samsung releases Canada details of Galaxy Note 7 recall

Voluntary exchange for smartphone model following reports of exploding batteries.

News Manufacturing General
August 16, 2016  

Too many new smartphone models made each year: survey

More than half of respondents from six countries would prefer to change their phones less frequently.

News Manufacturing General Technology
April 28, 2016  

Telus study finds Canadian businesses split on IoT plans

Nearly half have no plans to implement Internet of Things technology.

News Manufacturing General Technology
February 23, 2016  

Chinese phones push aside Apple, Samsung and go global

Cheap Android phones with not-so-cheap features aim for more budget-conscious customers.

News Manufacturing General
December 15, 2015  

Samsung wants $399M smartphone award tossed

Appealing to US Supreme Court over Apple patent dispute

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
September 2, 2015  

Malware targeting Android phones on the rise

German report says some handsets are infected at sale.

News Manufacturing General
June 10, 2015  

Storm failure a major blow to BlackBerry: Balsillie

Calls for more support aimed at developing Canada’s tech sector.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
May 28, 2015  

Apple, Android coming to your dashboard

GM to turn Chevy dashboards into smartphones; other automakers to follow.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Technology
May 25, 2015  

BlackBerry issues global layoff notices

Unspecified number will include those who made hardware and software.

News Manufacturing General
May 1, 2015  

UK has top internet economy in G20: BCG

The sector has overtaken manufacturing and retail.

News General Technology
April 9, 2015  

Samsung hopes ride on Galaxy S6 smartphone

Enhanced phones go on sale in 20 countries on Apri1 10.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
March 26, 2015  

EDC provides $191M for MDA satellite deal

Financing for construction of multi-mission Amazonas 5.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 10, 2015  

EU urges quick agreement on major investment plan

Major infrastructure projects will help kick start economies

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
March 9, 2015  

Com Dev posts Q1 loss of $11.6M

Cites currency hedging and other items.

News Manufacturing General Technology
January 15, 2015  

Samsung takeover of Blackberry: a logical combo?

Analysts say Blackberry’s technology and intellectual property make it attractive to Samsung.

Insight Manufacturing Business Operations General
January 8, 2015  

Social media and the distracted thinker

Internet devices are rewiring our brains, but not in a good way.

News Manufacturing General Technology
December 17, 2014  

BlackBerry timetravels with its CrackBerry Classic

Familiar features include menu buttons and a small track pad below the screen.

News Manufacturing General
October 17, 2014  

Maker of glass for iPhones shuts down Phoenix plant

Company files for bankruptcy, 727 jobs eliminated.