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Amazon delays Prime Day in Canada and India due to COVID outbreaks at fulfillment centres

Amazon is putting a hold on its Prime Day marketing event in Canada due to recent COVID-19 outbreaks at its facilities in Ontario's Peel Region. According to The Canadian Press, a notice to

Published on: May 7th, 2021 Alex Coop

Cyber insurers now demanding firms have MFA, says Canadian broker

Infosec experts say CISOs must add multifactor authentication for logins to better protect their organizations against credentials theft. But there's also another reason. As of Jan. 1, many North American cyber insurers have

Published on: May 7th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today, May 7, 2021 – Security of restaurant online ordering platforms questioned, Google gets tough with 2FA and product review scam revealed

Security of restaurant online ordering platforms questioned, Google gets tough with 2FA and fake online product review scam revealed. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Friday, May 7. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter

Published on: May 7th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Hashtag Trending, May 7, 2021 – Canada’s top tech companies in 2021; Facebook shuts down Signal ads; Google Docs VS Word

LinkedIn publishes its list of Canada’s top companies, and the tech industry is well-represented, Facebook shuts down advertisements from Signal, and it’s Google Docs versus Word on Twitter It’s all the tech news

Published on: May 7th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, May 6, 2021 – #DeleteFacebook; Halting bitcoin mining; Amazon sued for false advertising

The #DeleteFacebook hashtag is trending after a court upholds Donald Trump’s Facebook ban; New York bill aims to temporarily halt bitcoin mining, and Amazon is being sued for telling false advertising around its

Published on: May 6th, 2021 Alex Coop

Sage study says increase of employee burnout will hurt 2021 revenues

Forty-two per cent of Canadian business leaders believe dampened employee morale and potential increase of burnout amid the pandemic will negatively impact their revenues for the remainder of 2021, according to a new

Published on: May 5th, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Cyber Security Today, May 5, 2021 – World Password Day advice, your car’s infotainment system may be a privacy risk, plus vendor security updates

World Password Day advice, your car’s infotainment system may be a privacy risk, a new hacker discovered and more security updates. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Wednesday, May 5 I'm Howard Solomon,

Published on: May 5th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Setting a new normal in a hybrid cloud world – CMO Talks with Jay Badiani

Jay Badiani is comfortable chatting about everything from quantum computing to corporate citizenship. As the guest of ITWC President Fawn Annan for an April 2021 installment of CMO Talks, a podcast series on

Published on: May 5th, 2021 Suzanne Robicheau

Hashtag Trending, May 5, 2021 – Wealthsimple snags $750M in funding; Bill and Melinda split; Use of ad blockers surge

Wealthsimple snags $750 million in funding from venture funds and Canadian celebrities, Bill and Melinda Gates are calling it quits, and ad blockers are growing in popularity It’s all the tech news that’s

Published on: May 5th, 2021 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending, May 4, 2021 – Ethereum quadruples in value; Verizon sells Yahoo and AOL for $5 billion; Intel investing $3.5B in fab upgrade

Ethereum is quadrupling in value this year, Verizon sells Yahoo for $5 billion, and Intel announces a $3.5 billion upgrade to a chip manufacturing plant in New Mexico. It’s all the tech news

Published on: May 4th, 2021 Alex Coop

Insight Canada ranks #3 among CDN Top 100 Solution Providers

Insight Canada also receives C4 Award for Diversity and Inclusion at the CDN 2021 Channel Innovation Conference   TEMPE, Ariz., May 3, 2021 – Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ: NSIT), the global integrator of Insight

Published on: May 3rd, 2021 Donna Butts

Cyber Security Today, May 3, 2021 – Ransomware gang reportedly drops encryption; Saskatchewan insurance broker hit by ransomware; Employees put COVID data at risk

Ransomware gang reportedly drops encryption, Saskatchewan insurance broker hit by ransomware and employees put COVID data at risk. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday, May 3, 2021. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter

Published on: May 3rd, 2021 Howard Solomon

Hashtag Trending, May 3, 2021 – Big Tech’s ‘bonkers’ dominance; Another Amazon fulfillment centre in Peel Region closes; Ransomware cases spike

Big Tech’s dominance is highlighted by some recent earnings calls, another Amazon fulfillment centre in Peel Region closes due to COVID-19 outbreaks, and ransomware cases spike, causing experts to sound the alarm. It’s

Published on: May 3rd, 2021 Alex Coop

Report: Nearly 60% of U.S. HR pros considering Canada for expansion

Despite persistent North American border closures since the onset of the pandemic, Canada remains of particular interest to U.S. employers, according to a recent survey of 500 U.S. HR professionals and hiring managers

Published on: May 2nd, 2021 Pragya Sehgal