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Aligning CX and ethical AI

Customer experience has emerged as the current darling of tech innovation. Born out of mounting ability to cheaply store, better integrate and intelligently analyze...

Blockchain growing beyond roots in cryptocurrency

At the latest Sibos financial services event in Toronto, Interac AVP for Mobile Product and Platform Development Oscar Roque led a presentation with Alectra...

Vitamin Y: moving the dial on gender in tech

Context: The midst of the “#Me Too” campaign seems an auspicious time to call attention to a “Move the Dial” initiative aimed at addressing...

Ace is the place…for insight

About Ace Ace Hardware is the world’s largest hardware retail cooperative. Owned by its retailers, spanning more than 5,000 locations and with revenues of more...

Toronto workshops to spur SMB cloud adoption

Leading IT analyst firm InsightaaS is partnering with the Province of Ontario to deliver a ground-breaking Canadian SMB Cloud Summit in Toronto on December 13th. A day...

Cyber Security Month – books to build awareness

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month in Canada, an internationally recognized campaign aimed at  informing the public on the importance of cyber security, and...

How can we fix stupid?

Hanlon's Razor says, "Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity." In the wake of the Equifax data breach, 145.5 million...

Reinventing IaaS adaptation

Cloud adoption is an exercise in adaptation; as individuals have come to think with a keyboard beneath their fingertips to advance communications, cloud users...

How AI platforms are stacking up

Over the past year, there has been a steady stream of AI platform announcements. One recent example is Intel’s AI platform launch, supported by...

Serverless computing – no servers, really?

Serverless is one of the more interesting developments in cloud computing. The serverless cloud story began back in 2014 with Amazon launch of AWS...

Moving print to 3 dimensions

When you think about 3D printing, what do you picture? Cute little toys? Hobbyists? Printers with huge coils of plastic attached? If so, you're...

ReMAPping value networks: only in Canada, eh?

Software may be eating the world, but when combined with hardware, it has potential to unleash new productive capacity, while ensuring that the fruits...

Revving the cloud innovation engine at VMworld 2017

Channeling tech visioning from the popular sci-fi film Aliens, “Beam me up” molecular transport from Star Trek, current experimentation with Quantum entanglement and modification...

Fintech gaining serious street cred

Fintech has become a major entry in the buzzword lexicon in recent years. While not a new concept – in fact, some consider fintech...

Mind the gap: crossing the Canadian cloud divide

On the flip side of the tech world’s bleeding edge lie early, and early majority adopters who have the resources in place to capitalize...