Strategy and Innovation

WebFoundation:  I Invented the World Wide Web. Here’s How We Can Fix It. –

NetworkWorld:  IoT in 2020:  The awkward teenage years –

ITWorldCanada:  The 12 biggest tech acquisitions of all time –



NetworkWorld:  What is edge computing and why it matters –


Internet Security and Privacy

Bruce Schneier:  Scaring People into Supporting Backdoors –

ITWorldCanada:  Cybersecurity in Canada 2019: It was an ‘awesome’ year for attackers –


Policy and Regulation

EFF:  to ICANN:  Stop .ORG Domain Registry Sale To Private Equity Firm –

OpenMedia:  Smaller Internet providers are dropping their prices and you can thank the CRTC for it –

Slashdot:  Brookline Votes To Ban Face Surveillance –

EFF:  Protecting the Legal Foundation of the Internet: 2019 in Review –

Open Source Tech

El Reg:  LibreOffice 6.4 nearly done as open-source office software project prepares for 10th anniversary –


Unified Communications – VoIP

Wickr:  The Benefits of Using Wickr for Secure Data Sharing –

El Reg:  What’s that? Encryption’s OK now? UK politicos Brexit from Whatsapp to Signal –


Data Centre and Hosting

ComputerWeekly:  Top 10 datacentre stories of 2019 –


Cloud Computing

ComputerWeekly:  In it to win it: Should AWS consider building out its SaaS play? –

AWS: Outposts Now Available –


Telecom and Carrier

APNIC:  Down the black hole: Dismantling operational practices of BGP blackholing at IXPs –

CANARIE:  Government of Canada invests $137M in CANARIE to renew its mandate for 2020-2024 –


Resort and Hospitality Tech

The Connected Trip: A Sensible but Perhaps Perilous Obsession –

Why HSIA is Imperative for Enhancing the Hotel Guest Experience –

Banff Lodging Company Centralizes Call Center Operations and Revenue Management with Maestro PMS Suite –