Posts by Ken McKown

Go North News

Go North News Get Ready for Expanded Biometric Requirements By Long Mangalji | Sep 28, 2018 From July 31st, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada will be expanding the collection of biometrics to all applicants between the ages of 14-79. Start dates for the requirement vary depending on the applicant’s nationality. Read More… Weed the North…

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Blockchain News

Blockchain News Bank of Canada Gets More Serious about Issuing a Digital Currency By Jacqueline Shinfield | Sep 24, 2018 On November 30, 2017, the Bank of Canada (BoC) released a staff white paper cautiously in favour of creating a central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC) for Canada. Referencing the continuing trend toward using electronic forms…

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Cybersecurity News

Cybersecurity News Canadian firms still have work to do on cybersecurity: EY By Janus Conferences | Oct 12, 2018 A new report from EY says Canadian firms are increasing their cybersecurity spending, but the majority still allocate less than 10 per cent of their IT budgets to fending off hackers. For more on this, BNN…

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