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School board in Alberta leans on Cisco and WiFi 6 to improve connectivity for students

Providing sufficient internet to rural areas is difficult. The Wild Rose District School Board (WRSD) is trying to solve this problem with WiFi 6 as part of a pilot project with Cisco Systems.

Published on: June 5th, 2019 Buckley Smith

CIRA announces $1.25M in funding for Canadian internet projects

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) announced the 21 projects that will be receiving funding from its Community Investment Program; totaling $1.25 million in funding. CIRA, a not-for-profit whose mission is to manage

Published on: June 3rd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Google Pixel 3a XL review: a premium camera for the midrange

Whereas other midrange phones aim to deliver on the performance front, Google wants to let its camera do all the convincing. Its Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 may not be the fastest, but it can

Published on: May 27th, 2019 Tom Li

Nobody talks about WiFi 6, but they should, says Martello CEO

Earlier this month, Ottawa’s premier internet of things event glossed over the implications of WiFi 6, according to Martello Technologies Group Inc.'s CEO. Unfortunately, it’s no surprise thanks to the hubbub around 5G.

Published on: May 23rd, 2019 Alex Coop

HP updates midrange EliteBook and ZBook with high-end features

HP Inc. has recently announced its updated mainstream EliteBook laptops and ZBook workstation PCs. HP Elitebook 800 Updated models include the 13” convertible EliteBook x360 830, 13.3” EliteBook 830 G6, 14” EliteBook 840

Published on: May 15th, 2019 Tom Li

Details mum as Lenovo unveils the foldable ThinkPad X1 laptop

Orlando --- Lenovo briefly paraded its latest innovation, a foldable ThinkPad X1 laptop, in front of reporters during its annual Transform 3.0 at Accelerate Monday, calling it the world’s first foldable PC. Several

Published on: May 13th, 2019 Alex Coop

Ericsson announces new AI innovation hub in Montreal

Ericsson has joined the growing AI technology hub in Montreal, as it announced its new Global Artificial Intelligence Accelerator (GAIA) innovation hub in Montréal. The hub will specialize in the research and development

Published on: May 3rd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Freedom Mobile will be first to deploy 5G, analyst predicts

5G network pricing is still uncertain Given that it’s still in the early stages of deployment, carrier plans for 5G networks are still uncertain. CDN spoke with Lawrence Surtees, IDC's vice-president of communication

Published on: April 26th, 2019 Tom Li

Huawei interested in selling 5G devices in Canada

Huawei Electronics Co. is interested in bringing 5G devices to the Canadian market, says Yanming Wang, President of Central East Europe, Nordic, and Canada Region. As with most other phone manufacturers, Huawei’s observing

Published on: April 24th, 2019 Tom Li

Huawei Analyst Summit 2019: Huawei outlines vision for a future connected world

SHENZHEN - Huawei Technologies Co. launched its annual Huawei Analyst Summit 2019 with a presentation by Ken Hu, who outlined Huawei's vision for a fully-digital, information-driven world. In today’s digital age, consumers are

Published on: April 17th, 2019 Tom Li

Complaints continued to rise in 2018, wireless service is biggest culprit, according to CCTS

For the third consecutive year complaints regarding Canadian telecom and television services are on the rise, according to the 2019 mid-year report released today by the Commission for Complaints for Telecom-television Services (CCTS).

Published on: April 2nd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Cadillac Canada launches virtual showroom experience

Cadillac Canada has launched a new platform, Cadillac Live, which it says will change how Canadians buy cars. The platform, which was developed in collaboration with digital agency Isobar Canada and is the

Published on: March 22nd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Inabuggy brings local flavour to online grocery delivery

A Toronto-based startup is trying to change how consumers buy their groceries; while providing a personal and local touch. Inabuggy, a same-day online grocery and alcohol delivery service that launched out of Toronto

Published on: March 15th, 2019 Buckley Smith

HP’s OfficeJet Pro series refresh keeps small businesses in mind

Small businesses are the focus of HP Inc.’s latest refresh of its smart printers. The HP OfficeJet Pro series, which includes the Pro 8025, 8035, 9015, 9025 and OfficeJet Pro Premier, is packed

Published on: March 13th, 2019 Alex Coop

Government set to launch 600 mHz spectrum auction for 5G cellular network on Tuesday

We will soon get an idea of the framework of a Canadian 5G cellular network, as Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) is set to launch the 600 mHz spectrum auction at

Published on: March 11th, 2019 Buckley Smith