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Facebook reports surge in government requests for data
Facebook Inc said content restrictions and government requests for data surged in the first half of 2015, which the social network has seen continually increase since it began publicly releasing such data two years ago.
The Quebec Technology Association (AQT) launches a $10M fund for member companies in the Greater Quebec City and Eastern Quebec regions and adds $10M to the Montreal fund
These funds will offset lengthy delays in receiving government tax credit reimbursements by eliminating claim processing wait times, thus ensuring AQT member companies benefit from stable working capital
Compressed air energy storage technology could save Ontario $8 billion: New study

Cell Phones and WiFi are a Serious Public Health Issue - Canadian Parliamentary Report

Gartner Highlights Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for Government
Technologies that enable new service models for digital government must be at the top of the list for government organizations as they prioritize technology investments, according to Gartner, Inc.
Ricoh Canada Inc. Selected as Vendor of Record by the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services

2 Geeks Invent Technology that Thwarts the NSA

Gartner Says Government CIOs Must Flip from Legacy First to Digital First
91 Percent of CIOs Believe That the Digital World Creates New Types and Increased Levels of Risk in Government
The Identity Challenge Facing Digital Government

Media Advisory - Canadian Open Data Experience Comes to Toronto

Gartner Says Government IT Spending in Singapore Reach $3.2 Billion in 2014
Government IT spending in Singapore will total $3.2 billion in 2014, an increase of 3.2 percent over 2013 spending, according to Gartner, Inc.  
Russian Government Allegedly Hacks White House Computers
It’s not China this time -- it’s the Russian government. Or at least that’s who experts think is behind a recent hack into White House computer networks.
The Canadian Internet Registration Authority deploys new anycast DNS service to help protect online businesses from cyber attacks
Made-in-Canada solution helps reduce the risk of DDoS attacks and improves website and web application performance in the Canadian market
Government of Canada Data Centre Contract Awarded to IBM
T backbone to provide Canadians with continuous connectivity services as government adapts to new trends like cloud, big data, mobile and social computing
Canadian internal trade red tape a burden on half of SMEs
Yet three-quarters conduct business in other provinces, one-quarter plan to expand in the next five years
Canada Post unveils new all-in-one online direct marketing solution for small business

Ontario Doctors to Study Symptoms from Cell Phone and Wifi Exposure

CourtSide EDX Unveils First Electronic Document Exchange to Comply with Ontario New Rules of Court

BlackBerry Further Expands Unparalleled Security Credentials with New Government Approval for Multi-Platform Management
Secure Work Space for iOS and Android receives Security Technical Implementation Guide approval for the U.S. Department of Defense
Parks Canada and Google continue their trek to capture stunning panoramic images in Canada North