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BlackBerry buys stake in health care IT company

BlackBerry (TSX:BB) is reaching into the health-care sector with the purchase of a minority stake in U.S.-based technology company NantHealth.

The Waterloo, Ont.-based smartphone company said the partnership will collaborate on various projects that include a new BlackBerry device designed for the medical industry and an operating system that links medical devices to NantHealth’s cloud-based networks. 410 more words


Spring Market Trends Report 2014

The harsh winter slowed Kitchener-Waterloo’s real estate market in early 2014 while concerns over local technology sector jobs eased, setting the stage for a pickup in spring activity. 364 more words

How's The Market?

Waterloo! - Weekly Photo Challenge - Monument

Dear Friends,

When Abba sang that famous song about Napoleon and his defeat at Waterloo they didn’t realise that 40 years on their words would inspire a bear and a beaver to undertake a monumental task of courage and endurance. 139 more words


Now that's a front moving through

When my dear wife Karen and I pulled out of our driveway to drive an hour west to the Waterloo Premium Outlets early this afternoon, the car dashboard thermometer read 80 degrees. 146 more words


BlackBerry working on Heartbleed fix for iOS, Android BBM apps

WATERLOO, Ont. – BlackBerry says Apple iPhones and Android devices running BlackBerry Messenger face an “extremely small” risk from the Heartbleed software bug.

The bug is caused by a flaw in OpenSSL software, … 174 more words