Gaming

Banks challenge Canadian post-secondary students to create cyber solutions

Five of the country’s biggest banks are offering cash prizes to post-secondary students and recent graduates for creating possible solutions to improve the cyber security responses of financial institutions. The Canadian Bankers Association today announced the CBA Cyber Security Challenge for cre ...

CES 2020: AMD’s new 64-core Threadripper processor, new graphics card, and Ryzen 4000 processor

LAS VEGAS–At its CES media conference on Jan. 6th, AMD announced a slew of products, including a 64-core Threadripper processor, new performance mobile processors, and the new Radeon RX 5600XT graphics card. Threadripper 3990X By releasing the new Threadripper 3990X, AMD has completed its enthusi ...

Hashtag Trending – 3 social media predictions for 2020

Welcome to a special episode of Hashtag Trending as we bring you through our predictions for social media in 2020.  Last year we made the prediction that augmented reality and virtual reality would begin to see much more use in Facebook and Snapchat. We were fresh off Facebook’s acquisition of Oc ...

Activision Blizzard is now a cheap stock, this investor says

Video game company Activision Blizzard (Activision Blizzard Stock Quote, Chart, News NASDAQ:ATVI) should be your target if you’re looking for a cheap but good pickup, says fundmanager David Baskin. After a major selloff to end 2018, ATVI has done moderately well in 2019, but there’s more upside ...

Axion Ventures has a lot of upside, says PI Financial

Look for revenue growth to pick up for Axion Ventures (Axion Ventures Stock Quote, Chart,News TSXV:AXV), says PI Financial analyst David Kwan, who updated clients on the video game company’s latest quarterly earnings on Tuesday. Kwan is remaining bullish on AXV, maintaining his “Buy” rating a ...

Evidence-based policy making

Over the years, I have tried to draw attention to the need for better, and deeper statistical analysis to help guide policy making in Canadian telecom. I’m not just talking about public opinion polling, especially internet-based surveys that are open to ‘gaming’. We need ongoing econometric a ...

Hashtag Trending – Twitter employees charged for spying; Sanders calls for Facebook breakup; Video game curfew in China

Two Twitter employees have been charged in spying scandal; Bernie Sanders calls for the breakup of Facebook; China implements a video game curfew for minors Two former Twitter employees and a Saudi national have been charged with helping the Saudi government spy on dissidents in the country, and it ...

Place your bet on Seven Aces stock, says Industrial Alliance

There’s ample space for growth for gaming company Seven Aces (Seven Aces Stock Quote, Chart, News TSXV:ACES), according to Industrial Alliance Securities analyst Neil Linsdell, who launched coverage of the stock on Monday with a “Buy” rating and C$1.90 target, which represented a projected 12 ...

Score Media could fly on sports betting: Mackie

The Score and sports betting could be a combination that pays, says one analyst. It’s up more than 100 per cent year-to-date, but don’t count out another rally on Score Media and Gaming (Score Media and Gaming Stock Quote, Chart, News TSXV:SCR) says Mackie Research Capital analyst Nikhil Thadan ...

What IoT Means for the Future of Technology Businesses

What IoT Means for the Future of Technology Businesses Mert Yucesoy | Trust, Ethics, and Privacy, Applied Artificial Intelligence What is Io ...