The term “Digital Divide” is often used to describe the discrepancy in access, usage and skills related to information and communication technology (ICT). Since the advent of the internet, several scholars have studied the digital divide as an important social and economic issue affecting regions, nations, communities, institutions and individuals. Some of my colleagues and I have also examined and developed different approaches to measuring the digital divide and e-government readiness of nations in an attempt to derive policy implications and strategies.
By Tim Arnold
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Successful organizations learn to manage the tension between embracing change and preserving stability. Here is a graphic that will allow you to see this tension more clearly:
A NEW SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM
TORONTO - September 23, 2020 - (Newswire.com)
UTU Technology Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of its BETA testing site from its corporate headquarters in Toronto, Canada, for an advanced social media platform based on the most innovative and secure blockchain technology.
John Kokkinos' IMPACT solo art exhibition will be held on October 18th to December 13th at Rockway Vineyards Golf Course.
John’s immigrated to Canada in 1963 from Greece. His interest in art began early in his life with drawing and painting from the great masters.
Over the years his work has evolved from figurative to abstract. Since 2010 the subject of digital air waves transmitted by computers, has inspired him, as they are moving in all directions, speeds, and size. His approach to painting is complex, very similar to the subject.
Should you take advantage of employer's offer to work from home? Some say it could be a career-limiting move
More and more firms are offering employees a hybrid work environment, where staff can divide their weekdays between the office and working at home. But is there a penalty to be paid in terms of your career if you opt to stay in your loungewear two or three times a week?
Canadians took out almost $18 billion worth of new mortgage debt in April, the fastest monthly increase on record and enough to bring total housing debt to almost $2 trillion, according to Statistics Canada.
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP has revised its hostile takeover offer for Inter Pipeline Ltd. to give shareholders the option to receive their entire payment in cash, instead of a mix of cash and shares, if they desire.
Bank regulator OSFI to hike capital stability buffer, a sign of confidence in economic recovery from COVID-19
Canada's federal banking regulator will increase the domestic stability buffer for big banks to 2.5 per cent from one per cent later this year, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to subside.
Meal and grocery couriers in New Brunswick are concerned about how reopening after COVID-19 will affect their income.
The business of owning and renting out homes has a long history in Canada and around the world. But in the current era of house envy, plans to corporatize single-family rentals have sparked a backlash.
A review panel for the Alberta Energy Regulator has denied the provincial application for the Grassy Mountain coal project, ruling that the project is "not in the public interest."
An international law firm has launched a lawsuit in the U.S. against Montreal-based MindGeek over alleged sexual exploitation videos on one of its websites, Pornhub.
Over the past several days, western democracies have taken steps to constrain the Chinese Communist Party at the G7, NATO, Canada-EU and Biden-Putin summits. While Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appears to be avoiding the fray, Canada could benefit from efforts to isolate China.
Officials insist inflation won't last, and on Wednesday the U.S. Federal Reserve Board's Jerome Powell hinted he'll join the Bank of Canada's Tiff Macklem in cutting back on stimulus. But unless wages catch up, rising prices continue to make most of us poorer.