Electronic Products & Technology



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March 1, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Industry association launches program that boosts tech talent

Initiative to build talent pipeline critical to global electronics industry growth
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February 28, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Study of Alberta’s tech sector reveals surprising results

Findings reveal double the female participation than national average, a gain in new AB tech firms, and opportunity for seed stage startups
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February 25, 2019 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Doctors moonlight as medical tech inventors

Canadian health care system faces unique hurdles to commercialization of these types of products
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January 16, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Canadian innovation is falling behind U.S.

Despite billions in government programs, Canada lags other developed countries, according to the Fraser Institute
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January 12, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Innovation at CES unites industries, fuels global economy

Technology innovation across every major and emerging industry has been unveiled this week at CES 2019, including the latest in AI, 5G, entertainment, sports, automotive, resilience and smart cities. With keynotes from the leaders of AMD and AT&T, sessions featuring executives…
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January 8, 2019 by David Paddon, The Canadian Press, Toronto

CES 2019 opens with transformative tech that will change lives

CES 2019 opens today, unveiling the latest transformative technologies that will redefine industries, improve lives and solve some of today’s most pressing global challenges. The world’s largest and most influential tech event features some 4,500 exhibiting companies, including a record 1,200+…
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January 8, 2019 by Anick Jesdanun, The Associated Press, New York

Tech items at home are getting smarter and creepier

Internet-connected 'smarts' are creeping into cars, refrigerators, thermostats, toys and just about everything else in your home
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January 2, 2019 by Matt O'Brien, The Associated Press

Did 2018 usher in a creeping tech dystopia?

We may remember 2018 as the year when technology’s dystopian potential became clear, from Facebook’s role enabling the harvesting of our personal data for election interference to a seemingly unending series of revelations about the dark side of Silicon Valley’s…
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December 31, 2018 by Niklas Kvist, head of sales and engineering at Swedish sensor manufacturer JonDeTech 

Electronics trends heading into 2019

Intelligence of Things, 5G, smart clothes and sensors connected to IoT solutions. These are some of the trends that will grow stronger in 2019. Niklas Kvist, Head of Engineering at Swedish sensor manufacturer JonDeTech explains how and why.  Technological trends…
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December 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Tech leaders in Canada report urgent hiring needs for 2019

Many technology teams will be growing in the first half of 2019, but staffing challenges exist, according to Robert Half Technology’s State of Tech Hiring in Canada research. Sixty-two per cent of IT decision makers polled plan to expand the…
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December 12, 2018 by Stephen Law

Google grilled in Congress: What’s ahead for tech companies

U.S. lawmakers’ grilling of Google CEO Sundar Pichai may have sounded like a broken record, but it amplified the prickly issues facing tech companies as Democrats prepare to take control of the House in the United States next month.  The…
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December 10, 2018 by David Paddon, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Little known among consumers, Huawei has high profile in Canadian tech networks

Huawei has long been known as an important equipment supplier for Canada's telecom industry and the federal government in Ottawa