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Coffee Briefing March 22, 2022 – new venture fund focuses on national security and critical infrastructure in Canada; new research says Google makes us...

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Applications for the fourth round of BC Fast Funding program for SMBs to open soon

Innovate BC and NRC IRAP are providing a total of over $2 million in research and development funding to the next round of the BC Fast Pilot Program.

Unprotected federal agencies leave Canada open to cyber attacks, says Parliamentary committee

Many federal departments and entities are still not falling into line with the Canadian government's cyber defence framework, says a special committee of parliamentarians,...

Coffee Briefing Feb. 22, 2022 – Global AI talent bursary; SAS Safe Roads competition; Privacy Sandbox on Android; digitizing pharma experiences; and more

Coffee Briefings are timely deliveries of the latest ITWC headlines, interviews, and podcasts. This briefing is delivered by IT World Canada's editorial team!

Coffee Briefing Jan. 25, 2022 – Chrome API for interest-based ads.; SAS Hackathon 2022 Kickoff; G Suite legacy free edition ending soon; and more

Coffee Briefings are timely deliveries of the latest ITWC headlines, interviews, and podcasts. Grab a coffee and take five while you nibble on these tidbits.

Canada urges critical infrastructure firms to be ready for Russian-based cyber attacks

The agency that defends Canada's IT networks is warning firms here -- particularly banks, airlines, telcos, and others in the critical infrastructure sectors --...

Coffee Briefing Jan. 11, 2022 – LG joins IBM Quantum Network; Telus program gets global privacy recognition; YRP adopts e-notes-taking solution; and more

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Canadian websites temporarily shut down as world scrambles to mitigate or patch Log4Shell vulnerability

Federal and provincial departments including the Canada Revenue Agency, Employment and Social Development Canada and the Toronto region transportation system Metrolinx took their websites...

Canada’s first Automobility Hub launches in Windsor-Essex

Invest WindsorEssex, an economic development organization for the Windsor-Essex region, announced the launch of Canada’s first Automobility Hub

Coffee Briefing, Nov. 23, 2021 – Uber and Indigo partnership; new tech for senior care in Canada; AWS new cloud training initiatives; and more

Coffee Briefings are timely deliveries of the latest ITWC headlines, interviews, and podcasts. Grab a coffee and take five while you nibble on these tidbits.

Federal court rejects Telus request to block Videotron’s 5G spectrum purchase in western Canada

The Federal Court has denied Telus’s request to block Quebecor’s Videotron from purchasing set-aside mid-band 5G licenses in the recent 3,500MHz spectrum auction. According to Federal...

Coffee Briefing, Oct. 19, 2021 – All the recent tech news; a podcast roundup; and more

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Canadian students are helping SMEs innovate with funding from Mitacs – here’s how

Canadian not-for-profit organization Mitacs is helping SMEs in Canada solve business challenges with research solutions from Canadian education institutes

Coffee Briefing, Oct. 12, 2021 – All the recent tech news; a podcast roundup; and more

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Canadians asked to comment on draft guidance for police use of facial recognition

The federal privacy commissioner wants to hear by October 15 on proposed guidance on the use of the technology by police

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