Every week we bring you the latest in Canadian mobile news. Listed below is a quick overview of the top stories from the past seven days.
The final weeks of 2019 mark a moment of not only transitioning into a new year, but also a new decade: the 20s in the new millennium. As we think back on the last 20 years, we can’t help but notice that technology changed every aspect of our lives, from the mundane day-to-day to the more salient such as novel medical treatments lessening the effect of or eradicating some of the world’s diseases. With the proliferation of technological platforms and advances, we have created a new buzzword: data.
Who is going to win the Scooter Wars? Startups like Bird, Lime and Spin have invaded dozens of U.S. cities with their tech-savvy scooter fleets in the last few months. Investors are pouring hundreds of millions into the scooter companies with the hope that the best-capitalized scooter company will win. But as the prior Rideshare Wars demonstrated, money alone is not enough.