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12 Canadian Crypto and Blockchain Stocks to Follow

Hot money. Ask anyone in the capital markets who has taken a meeting in the past two months, blockchain is on everyone’s lips. And it’s already been a bit of a rollercoaster ride, from the dizzying early highs of HIVE Blockchain to the aborted IPO of NextBlock Global. The most immediate paral ...

13 Canadian Crypto and Blockchain Stocks to Follow

Hot money. Ask anyone in the capital markets who has taken a meeting in the past two months, blockchain is on everyone’s lips. And it’s already been a bit of a rollercoaster ride, from the dizzying early highs of HIVE Blockchain to the aborted IPO of NextBlock Global. The most immediate paral ...

These kinds of ICOs are truly pointless, Ethereum co-founder says

You may think a cryptocurrency initial coin offering is a good way to raise money, but Vitalek Buterin doesn’t. The Ethereum co-founder and blockchain guru says that cryptocurrencies that have no purpose outside their own closed systems will quickly lose their value, and that’s a matter of sim ...

Data is the New Oil

In recent years “Data is the new oil” has become a frequently used phrase in tech and investor circles to describe the incredible rise in the importance of data for today’s economy. Some of the world’s most valuable tech companies are built on tremendous data network effects and access to u ...

Mogo Finance Technology sees insider buying as stock rises

Mogo President and CFO Greg Feller Mogo Finance Technology (TSX:MOGO) is one of the best performing Canadian tech stocks this year, but at least one insider is betting that the stock will go higher still. On Wednesday, November 15 and on the following Thursday, Mogo President and CFO Greg Feller ...

Home remedies

As reported in Cartt.ca, TELUS Health has partnered with Tunstall to launch remote patient monitoring, to reduce unnecessary hospital admissions and help patients living with chronic disease. Tunstall’s ICP Integrated Care Platform allows clinicians to support patients managing chronic condition ...

Jamie Dimon is dead wrong about Bitcoin, this expert says

How much of a threat is Bitcoin? For the banks, the cryptocurrency uprising means their days are numbered, says Bitcoin expert Andreas Antonopoulos. Bitcoin broke the $8,000 USD barrier for the first time today, continuing its climb to now ten times its value at the start of 2017. One Bitcoin is no ...

Most data breaches start internally: BlackBerry report

NEW YORK – As new reports of major cyber attacks surface every day, a new BlackBerry study has found that most financial organizations are focusing their cyber security efforts in the wrong place. The report, titled “File Sharing and Collaboration Leads to Security Gaps in Financial Services Fi ...

Canada’s new cyber security strategy will be based on 5 principles: Senior official

A senior Canadian government official has given a conference of infosec pros a peek at the coming updated federal cyber security strategy without divulging many details, including whether police and intelligence agencies will get more money and how Ottawa will encourage small and medium businesses ...

From mobile devices to blockchain and securing everything: Welcome to the new BlackBerry

NEW YORK – BlackBerry has completed a dramatic shift from being one of the world’s most well known mobile device manufacturers, to becoming one of the top global software and security companies. Speaking during his keynote at the company’s fourth annual Security Summit in New York City, CEO J ...