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Emergency Alert System Starts in Canada

Starting now, National Public Alerting System, will broadcast messages to Canadians not just via TV and Radio but wireless networks as well. Meaning if you are connected to Internet or cell phone provider, you will get a notification. Alerts would be launched in case of terrorist attack or natural disaster or amber alert. The NPAS … Continue reading Emergency Alert System Starts in Canada

Toronto Subway Stations Now Have Free WiFi

Toronto Subway riders should be happy with today's TTC announcement that all subway stops will have Wifi access in Toronto. This was done in collaboration with BAI Canada,┬áTelecommunications service provider as well as TTC ,┬ápublic transport agency that operates bus, subway, streetcar, and paratransit services in Toronto. Bai Canada Tweeted: #WiFi available at all #TTC … Continue reading Toronto Subway Stations Now Have Free WiFi

Yelp acquires Toronto Turnstyle for $20m

Social media company Yelp has just acquired Toronto based Turnstyle for $20m in cash. Turnstyle is a company based in Toronto employing over 35 employees. It is a marketing and analytics platform that utilizes public Wi-Fi to attract, retain and reward customers. Turnstyle enables clients to learn actionable insights about on-premise customer behaviour and send … Continue reading Yelp acquires Toronto Turnstyle for $20m