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Hashtag Trending – 3D printing and asteroids; Uber invests in Lime; FedEx Institute plans blockchain project

California-based company plans to use 3D printing to create asteroid spacecrafts, Uber slides into scooter business, and the FedEx Institute of Technology wants to create a blockchain platform for cancer medicine distribution. On

Published on: July 10th, 2018 Alex Coop

ViewSonic president says flashy sports complex in Guelph also the collaborative work space of the future

Conversations in a boardroom are undoubtedly different from a team huddle in a locker room, but the president of ViewSonic Corp. says a sports pavilion in Guelph, that has the company's technology written

Published on: July 4th, 2018 Alex Coop

Schneider Electric introduces new circuit breaker that can be accessed from a smartphone

Schneider Electric’s latest in its line of Masterpact circuit breakers looks nearly identical to its predecessors, but a closer look underneath the hood reveals some significant changes, made specifically with the incoming wave

Published on: June 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

How Compugen, Tech Data, and OnX won HPE’s expanded Canadian Partner awards

Hewlett Packard Enterprise upgraded its recognition program for Canadian partners, with five awards being handed out to Canadian partners at HPE Discover in Las Vegas last week. Here's a breakdown of the awards

Published on: June 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry expects to tap into 100 more markets through new partnership

British smartphone and consumer electronics maker Bullitt Group is known for its durable products that are used by farmers, construction workers and outdoor enthusiasts, and after entering into an agreement with BlackBerry Ltd.,

Published on: June 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Dell storage business shines in Q1 2018

Dell EMC captured nearly 22 per cent of the worldwide storage arena, increased its lead over Hewlett Packard Enterprise, and for the first time since closing the EMC merger, experienced its first quarter

Published on: June 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Xerox touts success of its managed print services as partners close deals

Xerox is pointing to a couple of recent success stories in its channel community, including one from Canada, to promote its updated partner program and managed print services (MPS). The company says a

Published on: June 20th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Net neutrality officially dead; Bitcoin worth less than half its 2017 value; Amazon under fire for Chinese factory conditions

Federal net neutrality is officially dead in the U.S. A cyber attack lowers BitCoin’s value to around $7200. And working conditions at Chinese manufacturing giant Foxconn are causing headaches for another tech giant

Published on: June 12th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending – Washington sues Google and Facebook; ZTE strikes deal with U.S.; Sonos’ new Alexa-enabled speaker

The state of Washington has sued Google and Facebook for allegedly not disclosing who purchased election ads. Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE’s U.S. operations officially get to stay in business. And users appear very

Published on: June 8th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Apple’s WWDC18: An executive summary of every new feature announced on day one

Apple’s annual four-day Worldwide Developers Conference kicked off today and while no new flashy hardware was revealed during the opening keynote, the tech giant focused on improving the quality of its software with

Published on: June 4th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Apple HomePod coming to Canada June 18

Apple Inc.'s HomePod smart speaker will be available in Canada starting June 18 for $449, the firm announced on Tuesday. The announcement came along with an update to HomePod's capabilities via iOS 11.4.

Published on: May 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Hashtag Trending – Car2Go exits Toronto; New details about person killed by Uber’s self-driving car; Elon Musk suggests media credibility check

Car2Go pulls out of Toronto, new details emerge about Uber’s self-driving car that killed a woman in March, and Elon Musk gets roasted online after bashing the media, saying he plans to create

Published on: May 25th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Net Neutrality might not be dead; YouTube is launching a Spotify rival; Microsoft announces Xbox Adaptive Controller

Net Neutrality tries to stay alive in the U.S., YouTube looks to take on Spotify, and Microsoft announces a controller designed for people with disabilities. From Reddit - The U.S. Senate has voted

Published on: May 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Reports surface on low-cost Surface tablet; Lyft joins Uber on sexual assault claims; Cogeco CEO steps aside

Microsoft has plans to release a low-cost Surface device, Lyft joins Uber on sexual assault claims, and Cogeco CEO Louis Audet steps aside. From Facebook - Microsoft is looking to challenge Apple in

Published on: May 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

Google Home Max review – it’s my new TV soundbar

The Google Home Max is my new TV soundbar, thanks to the simple inclusion of the 3.5mm aux audio input that's included on this device. I've bemoaned the loss of the headphone jack (an

Published on: May 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson