THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette A version of this commentary appeared in the Winnipeg Free Press, Ottawa Life and the Canadian Healthcare Network Technology has revolutionized how we live, play and work. We don’t think twice about using an app to make a restaurant reservation, tracking a parcel’s expected delivery date on-line or chatting with an on-line agent to answer questions about […]
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