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CRTC holds meeting with five countries to fight scam calls

Article courtesy of Tom Li- Columnist ITWCA - TORONTO. - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) have held a meeting with regulators from Canada, Australia, Ireland, Hong Kong, and the U.S. to discuss better ways to block spam calls.

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U.S. ranks fourth, Canada fifth on cybersecurity scale

Article courtesy of Howard Solomon - Columnist ITWCA- TORONTO. - Canada ranks fifth among 20 countries in its preparation for and response to cybersecurity threats, according to a standard created by an academic journal and a security vendor.

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Alphabet pins hopes on Google Cloud as ad revenue growth declines

Google Cloud is struggling to catch up with larger rivals Microsoft and AWS, despite reporting a 38% growth in third quarter- TORONTO. - Alphabet on Tuesday posted lower-than-expected numbers for its third financial quarter, where it fell behind both revenue and profit expectations. While overall revenue growth slowed to 6% in the quarter for Alphabet, Google Cloud grew 38% year-on-year to $6.9 billion, giving the company much needed support.

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Toyota confirms data breach after access key leak

Article courtesy of IT Business.ca- TORONTO. - Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corporation has confirmed a breach that revealed the information or customers.

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Government of Canada to invest over $7 million in the Kitchener-Waterloo tech sector

Article courtesy of Samira Balsara, IT Business.ca - TORONTO. - Today, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), announced an investment of C$7.5 million in three Kitchener-Waterloo-based tech companies: Shinydocs Corp., Encircle Inc. and Proto Research Inc. This investment aims to enhance the technologies within the companies and increase sales, leading to the creation of 75 jobs across Kitchener-Waterloo.

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VMware opens new AI research and innovation centre in Montreal

Article courtesy of Ashee Pamma, IT Business.ca - TORONTO. - Today, cloud-computing company VMware announced the opening of the VMware Next G-AI Research and Innovation Centre in Montreal.

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MLSE’s new ‘digital arena’ for Raptors and Leafs fans is the future of sports viewing, says CTO

Article courtesy of Alex Coop, IT Business.ca- TORONTO. - Humza Teherany’s crystal ball suggests that in five years, you might be watching the Toronto Raptors or Maple Leafs on your coffee table. That doesn’t sound very compelling until MLSE’s chief technology and digital officer mentions the device that’s sitting on the coffee table is projecting the game onto the wall or into the air as a holographic image. Layered on top of the basic viewing experience, a live chat allows fans to interact with each other or even the team’s mascot. A separate window tracks individual players’ performances in real-time.

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BlackBerry and Samsung team up on new IoT solutions

Article courtesy of Eric Emin Wood, IT Business.ca- TORONTO. - Former mobile device giant BlackBerry Ltd. is extending its partnership with present mobile device giant Samsung Electronics Ltd. on a series of what the companies are calling “Enterprise of Things” solutions.

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