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October 23, 2018 by Stephen Law

Ontario’s former privacy commissioner resigns from Sidewalk Labs

Ontario’s former privacy commissioner has resigned from her consulting role at a company that is preparing to build a high-tech community on Toronto’s waterfront, becoming one of many to step away from the project due to concerns about how personal…
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October 19, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Technology jobs grow across Canada

Net tech employment accounted for approximately 8.4 percent of the overall Canadian workforce in 2017, according to CompTIA report
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October 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

IRYStec selected among top innovators

IRYStec Software Inc., Montreal, has been selected as one of the CIX Top 20 most innovative companies of 2018 in Canada. Chosen from hundreds of profiles by industry experts and investors, the winner will represent Canada at the Start-up World Cup Grand…
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October 16, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

BC’s Victory Square boosts its AI quotient

Dr. Fakhri Karray brings artificial intelligence credentials to Victory Square portfolio where firms build next-generation AI & machine learning solutions
Product
October 16, 2018 by Stephen Law

Military grade 5U rack mounted HPC computer system is rugged

CHASSIS PLANS HPC M5U-22 High Performance Computer (HPC) is based on a ruggedized 5U enclosure that is designed to meet the environmental requirements for a wide range of ground, vehicle, shipboard and aircraft installations. Operating specs include 12,000 feet, 0…
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October 13, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

World’s fastest camera freezes time

T-CUP makes it possible to see phenomena -- and even light -- in extremely slow motion at 10 trillion frames per second
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October 12, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Boréas seeks to disrupt piezoelectric haptics market

After a long period of relative inactivity where haptics research was confined to a fairly tight group of companies and academics, the industry is about to be significantly disrupted and transformed by newer technology options. Boréas Technologies of Bromont Quebec…
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October 10, 2018 by Anick Jesdanun And Michael Liedkte, The Associated Press, New York

Google expands Pixel phone screens, undercuts Apple on price

Google’s new Pixel phones mirror the industry trend moving the devices toward lusher, bigger screens and add new twists on the camera for taking better selfies and other pictures. The Pixels have barely made a dent in the market since…
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October 10, 2018 by Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office 

Study opens route to flexible electronics made from exotic materials

Cost-effective method produces semiconducting films from materials that outperform silicon
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October 5, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Canuck firm to address talent gap in Silicon Valley

MobSquad receives strong investor and government support to open first state-of-the-art office in Calgary
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October 4, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

TTI acquires RFMW

TTI Inc., Fort Worth TX-based specialty distributor of electronic components, announced the closing of its acquisition of RFMW Ltd., a privately held RF and Microwave specialty component distributor headquartered in Silicon Valley, California.  RFMW will continue to operate under the…
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October 3, 2018 by Rob Gillies, The Associated Press, Toronto

Google’s first urban development raises data concerns

Heated streets will melt ice and snow on contact. Sensors will monitor traffic and protect pedestrians. Driverless shuttles will carry people to their doors.  A unit of Google’s parent company Alphabet is proposing to turn a rundown part of Toronto’s…