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More security concerns from cyberspace and foreign actors

Cyber threats to research, acquisition through business investment It was only a week ago that the Canadian Security Establishment (CSE) and the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) issued an unusual joint statement, “that it is near certain that state sponsored »

Health, International, Internet, Science & Technology, Politics

COVID-19: Canadian security agencies warn of cyber threats to research

n a rather unusual notice, Canadian security agencies have released a joint statement warning that COVID-19 research has become a target for ‘state actor”  hacking attempts. The Canadian Security Establishment (CSE) and the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) said in »

Economy, Internet, Science & Technology

Canada among the world’s top 10 innovators, but China leads the way

Canada was among the world’s top 10 nations that filed the highest number of patent applications last year but China was the undisputed leader, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) reported Wednesday. Nearly half of the 3.3 million global patent »

Economy, International, Internet, Science & Technology

Selling off of Canadian intellectual property increasing

Canadians selling their innovations and patents to foreigners A new study released yesterday shows that fewer and fewer Canadian invented patents actually stay in Canada. The study conducted for the non-profit independent think tank “Institute for Research on Public Policy”, showed »