New Amazon Web Services ‘Lex’ service really speaks to developers

Amazon Web Services Inc. gave developers several new good reasons to build in the cloud on Wednesday, offering access to...

April 19th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Canada will need 216,000 tech positions filled in these 5 key sectors by 2021

As the Canadian business landscape rapidly digitizes, a shortage of skilled labourers is hindering its growth potential. A new report published...

April 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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University of Toronto gains funding for AR, AI research

Building off the University of Toronto’s (U of T’s) launch of its new Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI) in...

April 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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The Business Leadership Podcast: Paul Teshima, CEO of Nudge.ai

On this week's episode of The Business Leadership Podcast, I had the opportunity to speak with Paul Teshima.  Paul is...

April 6th, 2017 Edwin Frondozo


Organizations are all talk, no action when it comes to customer experience, new report says

When it comes to customer experience (CX), most companies are all talk and no action, according to new research from...

April 4th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Bill Morneau wears Accenture AI Smart Helmet at Vector Institute Launch

Government, private sector throw financial support behind Toronto’s new AI research centre

Toronto’s push to become a global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) is finding support from all levels of government, academia...

March 31st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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SAS chief data scientist says that we’ve only built ‘weak AI’ – so far

TORONTO – When we see artificial intelligence (AI) in fiction, it usually encompasses the AI functioning just like a human....

March 27th, 2017 Alex Radu

A Big Year for Cognitive Computing in Canada: Is Your Infrastructure Ready?

A Big Year for Cognitive Computing in Canada: Is Your Infrastructure Ready?

Cognitive systems have come a long way and can help manage large increments of structured and unstructured data. IBM has...

February 20th, 2017 IT World Canada