Minister Bains outlines digital charter with focus on personal data control

TORONTO — Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains says the federal government will look to update the Privacy Act as part of an effort to build...

Ontario researchers invent way to store vaccines at higher temperatures

HAMILTON — Ontario researchers say they've come up with a way to store vaccines at higher temperatures for weeks at a time. The researchers at McMaster...

Rogers to launch new Internet of Things service in Ontario in step towards 5G

TORONTO — Rogers Communications Inc. says it will launch a new wireless service that's optimized for connecting stationary sensors and similar data-collection devices to...

Experts say Canada lacks laws to tackle life-and-death problems posed by AI

TORONTO — The role of artificial intelligence in Netflix's movie suggestions and Alexa's voice commands is commonly understood, but less known is the shadowy role AI...

DHX Media puts faith in creating content for streaming services for Apple, others

TORONTO — DHX Media Ltd. is expanding its presence in the United States through new partnerships with Apple Inc. and Comcast, DHX executives said Tuesday while...

Rural Canada’s voice in cabinet says feds looking at funding community ISPs

OTTAWA — The minister in charge of a plan to help rural Canada thrive says she'll focus on expanding internet and cellphone coverage, even funding...

To excel in the automated world Canada shouldn’t forget the liberal arts: study

OTTAWA — A new report on the skills needed for jobs of the future says in the technologically disrupted world Canada will need more liberal-arts graduates. The study by the Royal...

Tech will change jobs, Loblaw says as it plans to invest in future ready...

TORONTO — Loblaw Companies Ltd. says technology will change the nature of work in the future, so it's investing not only in things like...

From Hawkesbury to Estevan, documents show towns to be hit hardest by automation

HAWKESBURY, Ont. — Sitting around a table with fellow Steelworkers, Steve Berniquez starts listing companies that once stood in and around Hawkesbury, a small...

Titanic Videos Show Deep-Sea Science

The anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic on April 15, 1912, is approaching. But did you know that the wreckage of the Titanic...