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TCL 4K 55″ Ultra HD Smart LED Television On Sale on Amazon.ca

Summer has come to an end, and the leafs are changing colours. Before you know it we will have snowstorms and windchill temperatures of -20C for weeks at a time. But with enough preparation for hibernation and good Netflix and Amazon Prime accounts – it might not be so bad. And yes , now would … Continue reading TCL 4K 55″ Ultra HD Smart LED Television On Sale on Amazon.ca

Transunion canada says data on 37,000 canadians have been compromised

Transunion, a consumer credit reporting agency, now says that data of over 37,000 Canadians have been compromised last summer. This is the largest attack on Canadians when it comes to credit agencies. Another hacker attack on Equifax compromised 147 million people, including 19,000 Canadians. Some took to Twitter asking the hackers to update their credit … Continue reading Transunion canada says data on 37,000 canadians have been compromised

Trudeau Promises To Cut Cell Phones Bills by 25%

If you have traveled around the world , you probably know, that in Canada we have one of the most expensive cell phone bills on the planet. Justin Trudeau came to the rescue last week saying that if reelected he will cut the cell phone bills by 25% in the next 4 years. NDP has … Continue reading Trudeau Promises To Cut Cell Phones Bills by 25%

Quebec Workforce including Computer Teachers Now Ask “Can I wear a hijab?”

The landscape of recruiting top talent has taken a turn in Quebec. The province’s Bill 21 is the only legislation in North America that imposes a secular dress code for public servants. This means that you can be fired for any religious attire you wear to work if your employer provides government services to the … Continue reading Quebec Workforce including Computer Teachers Now Ask “Can I wear a hijab?”

Montreal Firm Sues Fortnite developer for its addictiveness

Montreal law firm says that Epic Games, developer of highly popular game – Fortnight, should pay up. The law firm has asked Quebec government to authorize permission to launch a class-action lawsuit. The law firm claims that Epic Games made the game addictive on purpose to sell more games and even went as far as … Continue reading Montreal Firm Sues Fortnite developer for its addictiveness

Liberals Will Raise Taxes On Some Tech Firms If Elected

Larger size tech firms operating in Canada can soon find themselves paying millions more to the Canadian government in form of taxes. Liberals claim that the new tax will generate over $2.5 billion dollars in taxes over 4 years from the tech giants. Liberals will collect it through additional 3% tax on any profits that … Continue reading Liberals Will Raise Taxes On Some Tech Firms If Elected

Montreal MNubo acquired for $102m

Mnubo, Montreal based startup, specializing in artificial intelligence , said it was being acquired by an American company, Aspen Technology. Aspen Technology is also known as AspenTech, is a provider of software and services for the process industries headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts which is near Boston. AspenTech has spent more than $100m to get mNubo. … Continue reading Montreal MNubo acquired for $102m