Articles By Mandy Kovacs

Ontario’s digital officer modernizing government one service at a time

Ontario’ first chief digital officer has been on the job since April and has spent the first several months slowly...

December 14th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

AI will infiltrate every industry and businesses need to be prepared, experts say

If you think the disruptive nature of artificial intelligence (AI) will spare your particular industry, you’re wrong, according to the...

December 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Toronto’s Vector Institute expands its AI mission as it finishes assembling team

They say good things take time, and that’s exactly the mentality of Toronto’s latest artificial intelligence (AI) research centre, the...

December 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

An IT wakeup call: data is the most important resource

At a time when digital transformation is one of the biggest buzzwords in the business market, a new study by...

December 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – The text message turns 25, Google’s AI creates an AI child, Ford is testing bionic exoskeletons

The text message celebrates a milestone birthday, Google’s AI built its own AI child, and Ford workers are testing superstrong...

December 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Halton Region is the burgeoning tech market you’ve never heard of

Sandwiched between the powerhouse high-tech areas of Toronto and Kitchener-Waterloo is a region that, despite being often overlooked, offers a...

December 1st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Avaya cleared to exit bankruptcy by end of 2017

Avaya Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection back in January and almost a year later, it has now reached...

November 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Crazy perks from Amazon HQ2 bids, free Apple coding lessons, eBay shopping on smart speakers

The bids for Amazon’s second headquarters may be going too far, Apple is offering free coding sessions at all of...

November 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Hashtag Trending – Cyber Monday sets records, Jeff Bezos hits $100 billion, Bitcoin surges

Cyber Monday 2017 could set new records, Jeff Bezos breaks the $100 billion barrier, and Bitcoin surges – both in...

November 28th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tech leaders team up to improve predictability in open source licensing

Red Hat, Inc., Facebook, Inc., Google, and IBM Corp. are joining forces to help alleviate open source licence issues, including...

November 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs