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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

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

Ontario investing $75 million in advanced research computing and big data strategy

The Ontario government is telling scientific researchers that its got their back, and they're proving it with a $75 million...

February 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

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Canada becomes data safe haven under Donald Trump administration

As newly instated U.S. president Donald Trump is making moves to censor scientific data at several public federal agencies, some are...

January 30th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Bloor Street bike lane tracking project seeing positive early results

A City of Toronto partnership project that tracks bike lane traffic with Internet of Things (IoT) technology could help decide...

December 14th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

Enterprises are still not sold on the value of data sciences

When it comes to embracing data sciences in the business world, there’s no middle ground, according to recently released research....

June 3rd, 2016 Gary Hilson

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Canada’s Internet data “intimately linked” to U.S. networks: why you should be concerned

Canada’s Internet infrastructure is “intimately linked” to U.S. data networks — and when Canadians visit their favourite websites, the data...

December 16th, 2015 Ryan Patrick

U of T and Dell Research collaborate on how to find expertise within an organization

Dell Research’s first partnership with a Canadian university will be data-driven. The company announced last week that it will collaborate...

July 15th, 2015 Gary Hilson

Honouring computing pioneers: Kelly Gotlieb

Information Communication Technology (ICT) is a major contributor to GDP, society, industry, education, government, media and yet we don’t give...

September 6th, 2013 Stephen Ibaraki