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What is the future of the car? And who builds it?

11/27/2018
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General Motors announced the impending closure of its Oshawa, Ontario plant yesterday, a move that will eliminate almost 3,000 jobs. In explaining its decision, the company said it was refocusing on the future of the automobile, looking at electric, self-driving and connected options. So, what does that future look like? We’ve seen glimpses so far, […]

Duration:00:18:32

Should malls tell you about their surveillance tools?

11/15/2018
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They’re called anonymous video analytics, among other terms, and the cameras that capture them might be discreetly placed in interactive guides at your favourite shopping centre. They capture demographic data like gender, age and even whether you’re happy or sad, before deleting the image. But should they have to tell you about it? Which malls […]

Duration:00:19:51

Auto tariffs seen by some as a ‘lose-lose scenario’ for Canada

9/6/2018
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The U.S. president has been threatening tariffs on Canadian cars for more than a year now. But as NAFTA talks resume, experts seem to think Donald Trump has moved closer than ever to making the threat a reality. Yet still, a man not known for his patience hasn’t pushed the shiny red button. Why not? […]

Duration:00:17:05

Business of Tech: Cryptocurrencies and GPUs & AI Writing Style DNA

4/23/2018
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The Business of Tech is a weekly, ‘byte’-sized look into some of the top business stories in the world of technology, hosted by 660’s Jonathan Muma. S2E2: This week, Jonathan speaks with University of Calgary Haskayne School of Business instructor Cameron Welsh about the run on high-powered GPUs as people look to get into cryptocurrency […]

Duration:00:20:09

Business of Tech: The workforce and machines and Canada’s payments infrastructure

2/20/2018
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The Business of Tech is a ‘byte’-sized look into some of the top business stories in the world of technology, hosted by 660’s Jonathan Muma. S2E1: Jonathan speaks with Senior VP of Strategy for Dell EMC Matt Baker about a recent survey which shows 1 in 5 business leaders expect their workforce and machines will […]

Duration:00:22:41

Business of Tech: Loot crates and laptop gaming

11/28/2017
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The Business of Tech is a weekly, ‘byte’-sized look into some of the top business stories in the world of technology, hosted by 660’s Jonathan Muma. S1E15: This week, Jonathan speaks with Mobile Syrup Senior Editor Patrick O’Rourke about the future of ‘loot crates’ in gaming after the fallout from their implementation into Star Wars […]

Duration:00:21:36

Business of Tech: IT transformation and cloud-based SOCAN tracking

11/22/2017
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The Business of Tech is a weekly, ‘byte’-sized look into some of the top business stories in the world of technology, hosted by 660’s Jonathan Muma. S1E14: This week, Jonathan speaks with Senior VP of Global Solutions Marketing at Dell EMC Guarav Chand about the pitfalls and benefits of IT transformation. He also speaks with […]

Duration:00:23:12

Business of Tech: TV programming costs and technology assisted investing

10/17/2017
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The Business of Tech is a weekly, ‘byte’-sized look into some of the top business stories in the world of technology, hosted by 660’s Jonathan Muma. S1E13: This week, Jonathan speaks with University of Calgary Communication, Media and Film assistant professor Gregory Taylor about the cost of producing TV programming and how sustainable huge production […]

Duration:00:24:07

Business of Tech: YouTube businesses and 3D archaeology

9/25/2017
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The Business of Tech is a weekly, ‘byte’-sized look into some of the top business stories in the world of technology, hosted by 660’s Jonathan Muma. S1E12: This week, Jonathan speaks with Calgary YouTuber Aaron Bidochka about reaching one billion views for his channel, RC Adventures, and how to turn a passion into a business […]

Duration:00:23:17

Business of Tech: What’s a Tweet worth? and brick and mortar video game stores

9/18/2017
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The Business of Tech is a weekly, ‘byte’-sized look into some of the top business stories in the world of technology, hosted by 660’s Jonathan Muma. S1E11: This week, Jonathan speaks with Haskayne School of Business instructor Catherine Heggerud about the value of a Tweet. He also chats with Mobile Syrup Senior Editor Patrick O’Rourke […]

Duration:00:19:52

Business of Tech: Remote workers and the Xbox One X/PS4 Pro

9/11/2017
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The Business of Tech is a weekly, ‘byte’-sized look into some of the top business stories in the world of technology, hosted by 660’s Jonathan Muma. S1E10: This week, Jonathan speaks with Wayne Berger, Executive VP with Regus Canada, about how technology is changing the way we do business, with more companies setting employees up […]

Duration:00:23:44