Canadian tech industry decries U.S. immigration ban, but sees recruiting opportunity

Shortly after President Donald Trump barred travellers from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States, messages started flying around Canada’s tech community. There was sadness and anger, as well as practical concerns about how to conduct business without the ability to travel to the States, for those who originated in the targetted countries. The discussion…

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Rogers Communications Inc slides $9 million into the red on $484-million writedown of its IPTV project

Rogers Communications Inc.’s stock surged after reporting strong growth in wireless and Internet subscribers in the fourth quarter, even though it took nearly a half-billion-dollar hit from its failed Internet protocol television experiment. In the first reporting period since Rogers ousted former CEO Guy Laurence, Rogers posted a net loss of $9 million due to…

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