Ten Amazing Canadian Business Facts You Might Not Know
In honour of Canada Day, we bring you the top 10 things you might not know about Canada’s businesses. North America’s oldest brewery? We’ve got that one nailed
In America, Immigrants Really Do Get the Job Done
Research from Professor William Kerr at the Harvard Business School finds that immigrants are a driver of innovation and entrepreneurship.
Small Businesses Are Vulnerable to Cyberattacks, Yet Don’t Act
A report from U.S insurer Hiscox indicates that only about half of small business security have a cyber security strategy. The invasions included ransomware, which makes a computer’s files unusable unless the device’s user or owner pays a ransom, and phishing, in which emails that look legitimate are used to steal information. The invasions also include what are called drive-by attacks, which infect websites and in turn the computers that visit them.
A Robot Has Operated On a Human Eye For The First Time
From prostate surgery to gallbladder procedures, robots are already mainstays in the operating room. Now, they’re coming for your eyes.
In 2016, researchers from the University of Oxford’s Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences kicked off a clinical trial to test the PRECEYES Surgical System, a robot designed to perform surgery on the retina, the surface at the back of the eyeball. On Monday, they published the results of their robot-assisted eye surgery trial in the journal Nature Biomedical Engineering.