What the COVE project Means to Atlantic Canada

The region of Atlantic Canada came into being hundreds of years ago because of the access to the North American content and its riches, along with the bounty of the sea. For hundreds of years, fisheries were a vital part of the regional economy. Later came oil and gas.  But a once thriving region, an…

The Best Retail Technology is Invisible

Many a retail chain has made a drive to be more “digital” and one of those ways was through what is called “omnichannel” marketing, which is just a marketing term for being across every print and digital channel to connect with consumers. Many a retailer thought putting up touch screens in store and making tech…

Smarthomes: The Challenges

The smarthome market, meaning the home where your fridge, stove, microwave, lights, furnace and perhaps soon your toilet, are all connected via WiFi and managed through your smartphone, is set to reach $137 Billion by 2023. This according to research firm MarketsandMarkets. The first major entrant into this space was thermostat company, Nest. Google bought…