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The State of Broadband Internet in Canada

(Disponible en français : Internet à large bande au Canada : portrait de la situation) Canadians are among the highest Internet users in the world, according to comScore Canada. With advances in e-commerce and mobile communication, as well as increased participation in social media, broadband (or “high-speed”) Internet has become an integral part of Canada’s…

diagram of internet cloud

Dispelling the Fog Around “Cloud Computing”

(Disponible en français: Dissiper le brouillard entourant l’« informatique en nuage ») Since the invention of computers, all materials created or operating on the devices – documents, photos, company files and programs – have been stored on the computers themselves or on an external storage device (floppy disk, memory stick, external hard drive, etc). But the advent…