The Internet of things

You wake up this morning, head through your apartment door and without having to do anything your car responds to your impending arrival and starts,…

Internet everywhere

It is estimated that in 2015, only 45 per cent of the world’s population is connected to the Internet. For those of us in more…

Net neutrality and cyber surveillance

Buzz words like “net neutrality” and “cyber surveillance” are often heard and seen in the media, along with various bills referred to by various acronyms….

Weighing in

Over the last month we’ve been hard at work on the back end of our website. Among other things, we have switched to a new web host that provides a better service than we were previously getting. The Manitoban’s web traffic has grown by an order of magnitude in the last few years and we’ve become too big for the space we had at the old host.

Open access “tipping point”

A recent study funded by the European Commission and undertaken by analysts at Science-Metrix, a Montreal-based company that assesses science and technology organizations, has concluded…