BlackBerry unveils secure smart-city service as CEO opens up about big tech

BlackBerry Inc. is making a play to integrate itself into smart cities and vehicles. The Waterloo, Ont.-based technology company announced Monday…

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Ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft preparing to become public companies

The two largest ride-hailing companies appear set to go public, with both Uber and Lyft making confidential filings to the…

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NASA chimes in on Beaufort Sea drilling rigs

The federal agency that oversees offshore petroleum leasing has received comment on Arctic Ocean drilling from a surprise source —…

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If Albertans want to avoid fiscal disaster, the only choices left are difficult ones

Alberta’s economy is facing a “crisis,” according to Premier Rachel Notley. She’s right. Pipeline constraints and lower oil prices are hurting…

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Bombardier CEO defends layoffs, insists they are necessary

The head of Bombardier Inc. is defending his move to lay off 5,000 workers — 3,000 of them in Canada…

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CRTC pitches internet code of conduct for telecom providers

Canada’s telecommunications regulator is inviting public comments on the creation of an internet code of conduct for service providers to…

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Location is top factor for job hunters faced with steep housing costs

Cyndi Whaley and her family left Toronto two and a half months ago for Victoria. Toronto has more job prospects…

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Imperial Oil restarts Norman Wells crude output after pipeline repairs

Imperial Oil Ltd. has restarted oil production at Norman Wells in the Northwest Territories almost two years after being forced…

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North American stock markets regain some of the ground lost earlier this week

North American stock markets shot higher in early trading, regaining some of the steep losses from earlier this week. The…

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Canada’s jobless rate declines slightly with hike in part-time work

The job market bounced back last month with a gain of 63,000 positions, edging the unemployment rate lower to 5.9…

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