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.
Brace yourself for higher heating bills this winter as natural gas prices soar to highest levels in years
A confluence of events in North America and Europe — from summer storms to an overseas supply crunch — have contributed to sharp increases in the price of the fossil fuel.
A surge in summer travel across the country has forced Canada’s two biggest airlines to ask staff to help volunteer at airports to overcome staffing challenges, a move that is creating pushback from unions.
Canadian National Railway Co. is dropping its takeover offer for Kansas City Southern, ending its takeover battle for the U.S. railway.
Homeowners who resisted the urge to renovate during the first 18 months of the pandemic may find now is their chance, as lumber prices that soared to dizzying heights in the spring have crashed back down to earth.
Canada's housing market continued to show signs of a slow cool-down in August, as the number of sales ticked lower even as selling prices still headed higher compared to where they were a year ago.
High inflation may be 'transitory' as economists say — but Canadians still paying more while it lasts
Canada's consumer price index touched its highest level in almost two decades last month, as the price of just about everything is sharply up compared to the lows of a year ago.
An Amazon warehouse in Nisku, Alta. is the target of a unionization drive by Teamsters Local Union 362.
U.S. consumer prices rose at their slowest pace in seven months in August, far less than economists were expecting and a hopeful sign that inflation pressures may be cooling.
Emergent BioSolutions Inc. has signed a five-year agreement with Calgary-based biotechnology company Providence Therapeutics to develop and manufacture its COVID-19 vaccine candidate for about $90 million.
Rising interest rates could have an ugly effect on Canada's housing market. But does anyone believe central banks will actually hike them?