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Ousted Silicon Valley CEO preaches reinvention, advice for Canada

Globe Top Technology - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 4:22pm
Douglas Bergeron, tech investor, philanthropist and former chief executive officer of VeriFone Systems Inc.

Anonabox suspended: When crowd funding meets crowd fact-checking

Globe Top Technology - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 3:48pm
Kickstarter has pulled the plug on a $600,000 effort to build an anonymizing TOR router over security concerns

BlackBerry Passport demand has exceeded expectations, Chen says

Globe Top Technology - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 2:01pm
CEO says shortages show efforts to turn around company are taking hold

A guide to the ideas and words of Gamergate

Globe Top Technology - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 1:05pm
Gaming culture is a sometimes not-so-funhouse mirror of wider culture

Ignore the Tesla hype: the Nissan Leaf is your best bet

Globe Top Technology - Fri, 17/10/2014 - 3:00am
In the market for an electric vehicle? Go with the proven winner

Wal-Mart and Amazon look to blur the line on e-commerce

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 16/10/2014 - 5:00pm
Massive retail chain to invest $1.5-billion in online business, while Amazon set to open first bricks-and-mortar operation

Google falls short as ad business shows cracks

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 16/10/2014 - 4:20pm
Revenue for the technology giant shows sharp increase

Apple updates iPad lineup: better gear in a slimmer package

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 16/10/2014 - 1:58pm
Thursday’s event comes as sales of Apple’s iPads have dropped

Video: Attention multinational corporations, holes in the international tax system may not be around for ever

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 16/10/2014 - 11:57am
The Globe's Jeff Gray explains how multinational corporations like Apple and Starbucks legally avoid paying corporate income tax

CBS set to offer standalone Web subscription service

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 16/10/2014 - 10:33am
“CBS All Access” will let viewers watch its live television programming and thousands of its current and past shows on demand

Don’t freeze my eggs, Apple. Fix tech’s toxic work culture first

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 16/10/2014 - 8:25am
All these much-heralded benefits do is underscore how companies want people to sacrifice their youth and prime parenting years for profit

Is there life in MaRS? Dubious

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 16/10/2014 - 3:00am
Top-down innovation hubs almost never work, and it’s taxpayers who end up holding the bag

Google rolls out latest Nexus smartphone to rival Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 15/10/2014 - 3:44pm
Company also unveils its latest tablet, one day before Apple’s iPad release

Online leak gives consumers sneak peek at Apple’s new iPads

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 15/10/2014 - 3:19pm
Tech giant takes some of the surprise out of Thursday's launch as details of "iPad Air 2" and "mini 3" appear briefly on iTunes

HBO could give Netflix a run for its money with new online streaming service

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 15/10/2014 - 2:25pm
HBO announced the launch of a standalone online streaming version of its service next year in the U.S. This would make hit shows like ‘Game of Thrones’ available to to those who don’t watch television. Michael Hainsworth has more.

HBO cuts the cord: Stand-alone online service to launch next year in U.S.

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 15/10/2014 - 11:32am
About 10 million homes in the U.S. pay for broadband but not TV and half of them pay for a streaming service online

The unsinkable Snapchat: Nude photo leaks barely dent investor love

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 15/10/2014 - 10:09am
What’s keeping photo share app alive despite the Snappening leaks, which featured at least 100,000 stolen Snapchat images

Poodle: What to know about the latest threat to Internet security

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 15/10/2014 - 7:58am
Three Google Inc. researchers have uncovered the 'Poodle' security bug in widely used web encryption technology that they say could allow hackers to take over accounts for email, banking and other services

Feminist cancels Utah speech after guns allowed despite threat of massacre

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 15/10/2014 - 7:54am
Utah State University staff received an e-mail containing threats to Anita Sarkeesian and those who planned to attend her event

The search for BlackBerry’s heir

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 15/10/2014 - 5:00am
Conditions are right for a startup to become a powerhouse player on Canada’s technology scene. But the next success story likely won’t look like yesterday’s corporate giants at all

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