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Sean Silcoff / Globe and Mail:
Shopify beats estimates with $151.7M revenue in Q2, up 75% YoY, and says it now has 500K+ merchants, with growth in Asia, South America, and Africa   —  Canada's leading emerging software superstar Shopify Inc. continues to surpass expectations as it expands the product features and channels …
Aug 1, 2017, 10:35 AMIn context
Christine Dobby / Globe and Mail:
Bell Canada reverses its online tracking policy to opt-in after privacy commissioner report   —  Bell to change Web-tracking policy after report from privacy watchdog  —  Bell Canada says it will change its policy on tracking the Internet browsing habits of its cellphone customers in response …
Apr 7, 2015, 8:25 PMIn context
Sean Silcoff / Globe and Mail:
BlackBerry stock slips as revenue tumbles below expectations   —  BlackBerry Ltd. revenue plunged unexpectedly in the third quarter, but the company managed to eke out a slight profit on an adjusted basis.  —  The company earned $793-million (U.S.) in revenue in the quarter ended Nov. 29, down from $916-million in the previous quarter.
Dec 19, 2014, 8:25 AMIn context
Shane Dingman / Globe and Mail:
BlackBerry Classic review: old-fashioned phone that won't please traditionalists or new users   —  Review: BlackBerry Classic is a trip back in time  —  The BlackBerry Classic is a curmudgeonly phone.  —  That's not entirely pejorative: a curmudgeon can be a beloved figure with a kind of …
Dec 17, 2014, 10:45 AMIn context
Christine Dobby / Globe and Mail:
Canadian Competition Bureau says Apple's contracts with Canadian wireless carriers may have hiked prices on cellphones, wireless service in general   —  Apple contracts may have hiked Canadian prices for cellphones, wireless services  —  After close to nine months of investigation …
Dec 12, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context
Trevor Cole / Globe and Mail:
Profile of Tobi Lütke, CEO of software maker Shopify, which powers over 120K online stores   —  Meet our CEO of the Year  —  Tobi Lütke wears his pink hard hat with pride.  “I like it,” he says.  “I'm the only person with a pink hard hat in the entire house.”  —  By “house” he means “building.”
Dec 1, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Jeff Gray / Globe and Mail:
Canadian court orders Google to block a group of websites from its search engine worldwide   —  B.C. court ruling orders Google to block sites worldwide  —  In an unprecedented ruling, a B.C. court has ordered Google Inc. to block a group of websites from its worldwide search engine …
Jun 18, 2014, 3:40 PMIn context
Sean Fine / Globe and Mail:
Supreme Court of Canada rules police need a warrant before asking ISPs for identifying information on customers   —  Canadians have right to online anonymity, Supreme Court rules  —  Anonymity is key to Canadians' right to privacy on the Internet, and as a general rule police are not permitted …
Jun 13, 2014, 4:45 PMIn context
Iain Marlow / Globe and Mail:
Wireless service readily available across much of Africa, brings need for drones into question   —  Why flying ‘Internet drones’ over Africa is a dumb, libertarian fantasy  —  When I arrived in a West African newsroom last year to help with a journalism training initiative, one of the first things to come up was my BlackBerry Bold.
Mar 10, 2014, 8:00 AMIn context
Sean Silcoff / Globe and Mail:
BlackBerry to bring back function keys to win back former fans   —  BlackBerry Ltd. is seeking to win back once-devoted customers by bringing back a popular set of command keys that the company had abandoned with the launch of a new family of smartphones this past year.
Feb 24, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context

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