Category: AI News

Canada’s former CIO joins KPMG as a partner

Alex Benay, who recently left his role as the CIO for the Canadian government just a few months..

City of Ottawa to launch 311 AI chatbot powered by Microsoft’s Power Virtual Agent

Ottawa to use Microsoft-powered AI chatbot for its 311 services...

Cologix expands its downtown Montreal data centre

Data centre colocation and network solution provider Cologix recently announced the expansion o..

5 Trends on Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies

A maturing emerging technology called emotion artificial intelligence (AI) will have a huge imp..

Toronto-based startup among Microsoft’s AI for Accessibility grantees

Microsoft recently announced 11 new grantees in Microsoft’s AI for Accessibility program, nam..

Amazon ‘surprised’ about Pentagon contract snub

The United States Department of Defense recently awarded Microsoft its Joint Enterprise Defense..

IBM walking away from single cloud focus deserves ‘huge respect’ says Red Hat

Red Hat and IBM executives leading the Canadian business opened up about last year’s $34 bill..

CanadianCIO of the Year finalists gathering for powerful discussion

How often do you get the opportunity to sit in on a free flow of ideas between senior business ..

Finger Food investment in Calgary a ‘call to action’ for tech companies globally, says CSO

With $3.5 million in support from the Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund (OCIF), Finger Food A..

Canadian SMBs incur a potential productivity loss of CA$2 billion using older technology 

A recent study commissioned by Microsoft and Intel reported that the cost of using a PC older t..

Canada’s CIO Strategy Council publishes national AI standards

In what it claims is a world first, Canada’s CIO Strategy Council has released a new set of ..

Hashtag Trending – New privacy tools from Google, Alexa goes job hunting, UPS delivery drones approved

Google rolls out new privacy features, Alexa steps up to help people find jobs, and UPS gets fe..