About Jocelyn Aspa

Jocelyn Aspa

Jocelyn always knew she wanted to be a journalist, although it took her a little time getting there. Before following her dream, Jocelyn spent several years working as a legal assistant before making the leap to go back to school. Jocelyn completed the two-year journalism diploma program at Langara College and interned at The Georgia Straight before joining Investing News Network.

Jocelyn joined INN in May 2016 as a staff writer. Now, Jocelyn is the Senior Editor for the Life Science and Technology sites at INN and is driven on curating quality content for its readers.

When she's not writing, Jocelyn can usually be found watching sports, spending too much time finding something to watch on Netflix, and reading.

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Siemens and Partners Sign Joint Charter on Cybersecurity

Siemens (NQB:SIEGY) and eight partners announced at the Munich Cybersecurity Conference that they will sign the first joint charter for greater cybersecurity.

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Initiated by Siemens, the Charter of Trust calls for binding rules and standards to build trust in cybersecurity and further advance digitalization. In addition

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Glance Enters Automotive Vertical

Glance Technologies (CSE:GET; OTCQB:GLNNF) has announced it has signed with auto dealership company Blue Star Motors to offer its mobile payment solution Glance Pay.

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“Providing a leading tech solution for our customers gives Blue Star Motors the ability to process payments wherever our customer is, with

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BioAmber Receives Notice of Delisting by TSX

BioAmber (OTCP:BIOA) has announced that the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) has notified the company that it will suspend the company’s trading of shares of common stock effective February 16 and to delist the company’s securities effective at market close on March 16.

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These measures were taken

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Synthesis Energy Systems, TAURON Wytwarzanie, and SES EnCoal Energy Announce Feasibility Study for First Conventional Power Boiler Clean Energy Conversion Projects in Poland

Synthesis Energy Systems (NASDAQ:SES) has announced that it and TAURON Wytwarzanie S.A., and SES’s Poland platform company SES Encoal Energy have executed a letter of intent to develop Poland’s first SES Gasification Technology (SGT) facility.

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TAURON has contracted Poland’s Institute of Coal Chemistry (IChPW) to complete a

Fintech Stocks in Canada

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Fintech Stocks in Canada

While the current state of the Canadian fintech market pales in comparison to the rest of the world, its uses and adoptions are expected to increase in the country. Here are nine fintech stocks in Canada.

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OpenText Acquires Hightail

OpenText (NASDAQ:OTEX; TSX:OTEX) has announced that it has acquired Hightail, a cloud service for file sharing.

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“The acquisition of Hightail underscores our commitment to delivering differentiated content solutions in the cloud that enable marketers and creative professionals to share, produce, and securely collaborate on digital content,”

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BioAmber Receives Notice of Delisting Review by TSX

BioAmber (TSX:BIOA) has announced that the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) has notified the company that it is reviewing the company’s eligibility for continued listing on the TSX.

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This review results from the Company not being in a position to obtain the approval of the TSX in

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Imperva Protects NetRefer Website and Customers From Cyberattacks

Imperva (NASDAQ:IMPV) has announced that NetRefer is using Imperva’s Incapsula service to protect its website from cyberattacks.

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NetRefer deployed the Incapsula service across its customer-facing websites to ensure protection from malicious attacks using the service’s Web Application Firewall (WAF) feature.

NetRefer provides performance marketing software that helps

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Global Blockchain To Spin Out Mining Division To Offer Pure Mining Play With Combined Access Of 175 MW Of Low-Cost Reliable Power

Global Blockchain Technologies (CSE:BLOC) has announced it has completed its acquisition of Coinstream Mining via a three-corner amalgamation.

As quoted in the press release:

Under the terms of the definitive acquisition agreement, GBT will acquire 100% of Coinstream and assume all of its existing assets and underlying agreements at present, including:

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