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  • The "blood, sweat, tears, toil and triumphs" of commercializing technology

    In his own words, Marc Morin is “addicted to the game.”

    Morin is the CEO and co-founder at Auvik Networks, pronounced awe-vik, as in awesome. “It’s like having a child who does way better than you and it’s awesome,” Morin explained at the ...

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    CryptoWorks21 Supported by RBC investment in cybersecurity research

    The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is opening a cyber security lab and investing $1.78 million into research at the University of Waterloo to develop advanced cybersecurity and privacy tools, announced January 29, 2018.

    Cybersecurity researchers in the David R. Cheriton School for Computer ...

  • he cell phone chip Manku developed to see radio frequency
    The ride of your life: surviving and thriving in the startup world

    The concept for his latest startup is something straight out of a superhero movie. Just like Batman used high-frequency sonar signals from millions of cell phones to visualize the location of villains throughout Gotham City in Dark Knight, entrepreneur Taj Manku is developing new software ...

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    CryptoWorks21 offers successful workshop on Standards and Standardization

    CryptoWorks21 convened a valuable workshop on standards and standardization in the Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum Nano Centre on January 11. The workshop was intended to introduce companies and academics in the quantum / cryptography ecosystem to the pertinent features of the standards landscape. There is ...

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    Sherry Shannon-Vanstone opened her toolbox at the CW21 Distinguished Lecture

    "To the man that has only a hammer, everything he encounters begins to look like a nail." Abraham Maslow

    Your toolbox needs more than just a hammer. Why? That's exactly it - Why?

    Sherry Shannon-Vanstone told a crowd of academics, business professionals and entrepreneurs that ...