Electronic Products & Technology



Lazaridis Institute report links global growth to success of Canadian tech firms

May 24, 2018 by Stephen Law
What are the core characteristics of high-growth technology firms in Canada? What international business practices are linked to growth? A new report published by the Lazaridis Institute for the Management of Technology Enterprises at Wilfrid Laurier University, Grow Global: Key Performance Drivers of…

Sony to spend $9B on image sensors

May 23, 2018 by Yuri Kageyama, The Associated Press, Tokyo
Electronics and entertainment company Sony Corp. says it plans to spend $2.3 billion acquiring an additional 60 per cent stake in EMI Music Publishing, of which it already owns 30%. Once the purchase from Mubadala Investment Co. is finalized, it…

Lazaridis Institute to assess tech firm’s readiness to scale

May 22, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Wilfrid Laurier University collaborates with scaling experts to launch 15-city Canadian tour

AI, IoT and blockchain dominate Twitter

May 21, 2018 by Stephen Law
GlobalData studies influencer mentions on social media platform during in Q1 2018

Toshiba’s chip sale to consortium wins regulatory approval

May 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. said Thursday the sale of its computer memory chip business to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity has cleared all anti-trust regulatory approval, including one it was awaiting from China.  That means the deal, valued…

York University launches machine learning program

May 19, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Develop and nurture the skills most in-demand by top employers

Rideau Hall Foundation launches inaugural Canadian Innovation Week

May 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
As part of its commitment to strengthening Canada’s culture of innovation, the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF) introduced the first annual Canadian Innovation Week (May 22-31). The week will bring together partners and stakeholders from the innovation ecosystem to connect, cultivate…

2018 #BCTECH Summit breaks attendance record

May 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Quantum computing, Cascadia and AI among biggest highlights from third annual event

New AI technology division opens in Winnipeg

May 16, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
24-7 Intouch Introduces Laivly – to focus on emerging technology including artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation

Huawei ups the ante with latest smartphone launch

May 15, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Mobile photography key to success of Chinese phone maker’s P20, P20 Pro and P20 lite products in Canada

Toronto firm aims to build game-changing photonic quantum computers

May 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Xanadu Raises $9M Seed Round in hopes developing quantum computing based on its quantum photonic chips

GaN Systems challenges China’s power engineers

May 13, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
In support of worldwide innovation in the power electronics industry, Ottawa-based GaN Systems, a global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, is once again sponsoring the distinguished China Power Supply Society (CPSS) design competition, which is currently underway with many top…