Software

HIVE Blockchain soars 220% in trading debut

Jumping headlong into the middle of the cryptocurrency frenzy, HIVE Blockchain (TSXV:HIVE) began trading today on the TSX Venture Exchange, ending the day as the top percentage gainer and the most actively traded stock on the junior exchange. After completing a special warrant private placement at ...

Why is AI (Finally) Happening Now?

Editors Note: This is Part Two of a special feature is brought to you courtesy Industrial Alliance Securities and analyst Blair Abernethy. It will run in multiple parts over the next two weeks in Cantech Letter. For part one and to read disclaimers click here. Why is AI (Finally) Happening Now? AI ...

Episode 58: Integrating AI into Your Business Strategy

Artificial intelligence is on the mind of entrepreneurs and business executives all over the world. And while everyone is talking about it, understanding how and where to actually apply it to your business is quite a different matter. In this episode, Jon Prial talks with Bradford Cross, a founding ...

Artificial Intelligence and its Impact on Canadian Enterprise Software Vendors

Editors note: The following special feature is brought to you courtesy Industrial Alliance Securities and analyst Blair Abernethy. It will run in multiple parts over the next two weeks in Cantech Letter. In various forms, Artificial Intelligence has been around for decades, but as a sub-sector of ...

OpenText gets price target raise at Industrial Alliance

OpenText CEO Mark Barrenechea. A recently closed acquisition has Industrial Alliance Securities analyst Blair Abernethy tweaking his estimates on OpenText (TSX, Nasdaq: OTEX). This morning, OpenText announced it had closed the previously announced $240-million acquisition of cybersecurity firm Gu ...

Evertz gets price target raise at Canaccord Genuity

A quarter that was “significantly” better than he expected has Canaccord Genuity analyst Robert Young raising his price target on Evertz (TSX:ET). On Tuesday, Evertz reported its Q1, 2018 resuls. The company earned $13.19-million on revenue of $109.0-million, a topline that was up 25 per cent ...

HP reinventing printing with four new solutions for cloud, security, IoT, and workflow optimization

In what’s been a busy few days for HP Inc., the company has continued the momentum and unveiled four major solutions at its global partner forum, HP Reinvent, held this year on Sept. 12 in Chicago, with a goal of reshaping the printing industry for an increasingly digitized world. HP’s latest s ...

iPhone X commemorates 10 years of the iPhone

With the 10 year anniversary of the iPhone upon us, Apple is celebrating the only way it knows how; with a new iPhone specifically for this occasion. The iPhone X, which is actually pronounced the iPhone ‘Ten’, is the company’s new premium smartphone celebrating a decade of iPhone innovation, ...

Live tweeting Apple’s iPhone 8/iPhone X event

Today’s the big day. Apple is expected to unveil the newest iPhone(s) and more at it’s annual fall event at the new Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, Calif. commemorating the tenth anniversary of the iPhone, and we’ll be live tweeting the event as it happens. The internet have been abuzz with ...

Hashtag Trending – Holes in Equifax’s security practices and get ready for the iPhone X

New video presentation software that lets you turn yourself into an animated GIF. Equifax won’t reveal the cause of its record-breaking security breach. And don’t tell anyone, but a new iPhone is coming out today. Hong Kong startup Animiz’s eye-catching new presentation software is pushing t ...