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Canada, U.S. in group of 61 nations vowing to work for an open internet

Canada, the U.S., and 59 other countries have signed a declaration vowing to work for an open, free, global, interoperable, reliable, and secure internet. It...

Facebook could block news in Canada over revenue-sharing bill

Facebook told a parliamentary committee that it did not rule out blocking news on its platform in Canada in response to a controversial law...

Canadian government to introduce law compelling big tech to pay for news

Canada's federal government introduced a law on Tuesday to mandate tech giants to pay news publishers for using their content on their various platforms. The...

Canadian government to offer affordable high-speed Internet to low-income families

The government of Canada is launching Connecting Families 2.0 to offer faster speeds and increased data usage for low-income families and seniors

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,...

ATB Ventures to help Canadian government with its digital ID efforts

ATB Ventures has collaborated with the Government of Canada to provide the technology platform to support its National Digital Trust Service proof of concept.

VentureLAB announces recipients of the 2021 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Fund to support development of innovation network in York Region

VentureLAB and York Region have announced the winners of the 2021 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Fund which aims to develop the innovation network in the York Region

Canadian firm, RCMP team to develop AI governance framework

NuEnergy.ai, a Canadian tech company focused on the governance of AI, has launched a platform to support ethical governance and measurement of AI deployments.

Mississauga competing to be named world’s #1 Intelligent Community of the Year

Mississauga is competing for the top spot for the Intelligent Community of the Year recognition from the Intelligent Community Forum

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

Ontarians are getting digital ID this fall: All you need to know

Get to know all about the technology and standards that the Ontario government will use to build its digital identity ecosystem

Federal government invests $1.44 billion in Telesat satellite internet

The funding will help build out Telesat's Lightspeed satellite constellation and bridge the digital divide in Canada.

Government of Canada invites applications for stream 1 of the Canada Digital Adoption Program

The stream will award funding of up to $336.8 million to the selected not-for-profits to support small businesses as they adopt digital technologies and expand their digital presence.

Ontario to create Data Authority to securely house provincial information

With files from Alex Coop   As the province overhauls its data infrastructure, Ontario is putting the call out to public organizations and businesses to help...

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