Hardware

TrackX and Trakopolis are two Canadian IoT companies to watch, Haywood Securities says

As the market for connected technology continues to evolve, companies in the Internet of Things sector are seeing their growth opportunities multiply, including two emerging Canadian businesses that analyst Pardeep Sangha of Haywood Securities has added to his watchlist of tech companies: TrackX Ho ...

FLYHT Aerospace is having trouble getting off the ground, Hap Sneddon says

Hap Sneddon Since completing a ten-for-one share consolidation last July, aerospace communications company FLYHT Aerospace Solutions (TSXV:FLY) has seen its share price take a tumble. The news from a technical perspective is less than rosy, says Hap Sneddon, President and Chief Portfolio Manager ...

Google parent company Alphabet is a stellar investment, this portfolio manager says

Cameron Hurst Google parent company Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) may not be doing as well in 2018 as some of its FAANG buddies when it comes to share price, but the company’s will to diversify, matched with its consistently growing top and bottom lines, make it hard to beat, says Cameron Hurst of Equ ...

Lots of award-winning mobility strategies in the June 2018 issue of Municipal Interface

The June 2018 issue of Municipal Interface is all about digital transformation through mobility, whether it's choosing vendors to collaborate with, ideas for creative hardware applications, or case studies in mobility as a smart cities platform. ...

Diversity champions announced at Nova Scotia’s 3rd Digital Diversity Awards

Three women in Nova Scotia’s ICT sector walked home with some hardware Tuesday during Digital Nova Scotia’s third Digital Diversity Awards in Halifax. ...

Mobile AR wars – The Apple strikes back

The mobile AR platform wars were started by Apple’s Tim Cook’s “ARKit is the largest AR platform in the world”, Google’s Clay Bavor’s aim for ARCore “to take AR mainstream”, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg’s “making the camera the first augmented reality platform” and Evan Spieg ...

Apple’s WWDC18: An executive summary of every new feature announced on day one

Apple’s annual four-day Worldwide Developers Conference kicked off today and while no new flashy hardware was revealed during the opening keynote, the tech giant focused on improving the quality of its software with several smaller announcements. ...

Trakoplis IoT stock is a double, Echelon Wealth says

Following the company’s first quarter results, Echelon Wealth Partners analyst Ralph Garcea is maintaining his bullish stance on Trakoplis (TSXV:TRAK). On May 30, Trakopolis reported its Q1, 2018 results. The company lost $1.3-million on revenue of $1.6-million, a topline that was up nine per ce ...

Sierra Wireless shakeup will impact its pivot plans, National Bank says

Mobile equipment manufacturer Sierra Wireless (TSX:SW, NASDAQ:SWIR) has announced the immediate departure of its President and CEO, a move which, while sensible in light of the company’s attempt to pivot beyond hardware, will nonetheless represent a hitch in the its plans, says Richard Tse of Nat ...

Apple is a cheap stock, this portfolio manager says

These days, the knock against buying Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is that the tech giant’s fortunes are too tied to the iPhone and, in an increasingly competitive mobile device market, that spells trouble. Burt that’s unlikely to be the case, says portfolio manager Paul Gardner of Avenue Investment Man ...