Sneak preview of the MIT Technology Review’s breakthrough technologies of 2017

LAS VEGAS - MIT Technology Review's editor in chief Jason Pontin was at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Las Vegas...

February 15th, 2017 Alex Radu

Artificial Intelligence Neural Network

Former Facebook exec launches AI-powered customer engagement startup in Toronto

A Toronto-based startup is looking to help businesses take advantage of artificial intelligence (AI) technology to grow customer engagement and...

February 10th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Interview: Amazon CTO Werner Vogels on AI services and experimentation

Ten years after its U.S. launch, Amazon Web Services (AWS) opened its first Canadian datacentre, located in Montreal, at the...

February 7th, 2017 Jim Love

Take back control

RCMP turns to AI to help rescue victims of child sexual exploitation

For the RCMP investigators working at the Canadian Police Centre for Missing and Exploited Children who face the grim task...

February 7th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Microsoft looks to expand into AI as cloud computing drives Q2 results

Growth in cloud services and Windows 10 adoption, expansion into new artificial intelligence (AI) territory, and declining Surface revenue are...

January 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tony Lacavera, RBC, Magna among backers behind new AI funding program

TORONTO - Tony Lacavera is putting his money where his mouth is. The former Wind Mobile CEO, who sits on...

January 26th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

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Top CEOs and futurists on the future of financial services and technology

David Hanson and his robot Sophia interactively opened the Fintech Ideas Festival (FIF) held January 9,10 in San Francisco where...

January 19th, 2017 Stephen Ibaraki

Navdeep Bains with Microsoft team

Microsoft and RBC fueling new Canadian AI investments

One of Canada's largest banks and a multinational software firm are both announcing expanded investment in artificial intelligence (AI) that...

January 18th, 2017 Brian Jackson

AI panel at World Economic Forum in Davos

IBM CEO assures us that AI won’t attain consciousness

Following the appearance of IBM Corp. CEO Ginni Rometty on a panel about artificial intelligence at the World Economic Forum...

January 18th, 2017 Brian Jackson