Internet of Things

Cyber Security Today – Data breaches, not so smart devices, privacy learning games for kids and cloned debit cards

Today's podcast looks at two data breaches, an IoT security problem, privacy learning games for kids, cloned debit cards and more ...

How IoT will dramatically impact Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems

By Ted Rohm, Senior ERP Analyst at Technology Evaluation Centers Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems have always been limited because they mainly look at the data being managed inside the four walls of a company. The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT), however, is having an impact on enterp ...

Ottawa’s cybersecurity action plan includes $10M for special projects

Just over a year after announcing an updated federal cybersecurity strategy, Ottawa has revealed how it will be implemented. The action plan for improving the resilience of the federal and critical infrastructure includes $10.3 million over five years for special projects created by provincial, ter ...

Episode 106: Disrupting Dental Insurance

When you think of insurance, customer service excellence and innovation might not come to mind. Now though, a new generation of insurtech companies is changing this. In this episode of the Georgian Impact podcast, Jon Prial is joined by Alex Frommeyer, CEO of Beam Dental. Beam is creating a winning ...

Sidewalk Labs decision to offload tough decisions on privacy to third party is wrong, says its former consultant

After over two years of controversy, Sidewalk Labs finally presented a 1,500-page draft master ‘smart city’ plan for a government-owned stretch of Toronto’s eastern waterfront, but critics immediately pointed out how it doesn’t include an independent group overseeing all digital innovations ...

University of Waterloo opens new research center with NRC

The Canadian National Research Council (NRC) is collaborating with the University of Waterloo’s Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Mathematics to improve research in artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), and cybersecurity. Key focus areas include battery-free touch sensors for ...

WATCH: Cisco Live Day 1- IoT and multi-domain integrations

Networking technology is in the midst of a serious shift as software becomes integral and hardware takes a back seat. On Day 1 of Cisco Live, only one of Cisco System Inc.’s four major announcements was related to hardware. Reporter Buckley Smith delivers the details. ...

Cisco Live Day 1: Major announcements around IoT and multi-domain integrations

SAN DIEGO- Networking technology is in the midst of a serious shift as software becomes integral and hardware takes a back seat. The conversations so far at Cisco Live reflected this as only one of Cisco System Inc.’s four major announcements was related to hardware. Announced today was a new line ...

National Research Council opens cybersecurity research hub at University of New Brunswick

Consortium will focus on researching cyber security solutions for IoT, AI. human-computer interaction and natural language processing ...

Sierra Wireless is a risky stock right now, this portfolio manager says

With its connected tech helping usher in the Internet of Things, chip maker Sierra Wireless (Sierra Wireless Stock Quote, Chart TSX:SW) is in the right place at the right time, says money manager Bruce Murray, but whether or not the company can deliver in the fast-evolving sector is still up for gr ...