Articles By Meagan Simpson

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Hashtag Trending: Huawei woes continue; Facebook violates privacy again; Google’s accidental ad

The Huawei saga continues with Stephen Harper chiming in; Facebook can’t seem to get out of hot water and a...

December 10th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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CIFAR names first cohort of Artificial Intelligence Chairs, part of Pan-Canadian AI strategy

The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) announced today the first group of artificial intelligence (AI) chairs at its first...

December 6th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Hashtag Trending: Britain cuts Huawei; Tumblr cuts adult content; Apple cuts prices

Huawei gets cut from Britain's largest mobile carrier, Tumblr is going to war with adult content, and Apple dropping prices?...

December 6th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Take a tour inside Accenture’s new Canada Innovation Hub

Accenture has opened its newest Innovation Hub in downtown Toronto. The Ireland-based global management consulting and professional services firm wants...

December 3rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Hashtag Trending: Airbnb poaches Amazon exec; Cyber Monday breaks records; Ohio accepts cryptocurrency for taxes

Airbnb poaches Amazon exec for CFO, Cyber Monday hits record sales, and Ohio becomes first state to accept bitcoin payments....

November 27th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Ottawa’s Martello is making hotel WiFi better, investors are noticing

Annoyingly bad hotel WiFi connections are something every business person can relate to, and since Ottawa's Martello Technologies Group Inc. can make...

November 23rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Innovation Superclusters

Three innovation superclusters receive funding, ready to move forward

The Government of Canada has announced funding for three of the five superclusters from its $950 million Innovation Supercluster Initiative....

November 22nd, 2018 Meagan Simpson

All Hands on Tech – Anki Vector Robot full review

We take a full look at the Anki Vector Robot and whether the smart robot is helpful or not. The...

November 16th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

North receives $24 million investment from Government of Canada

North, (formally Thalmic Labs), creator of Focals smartglasses has received a multi-million dollar investment from the Government of Canada, the same...

November 14th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Microsoft Cloud and Mobility solutions

Enterprises are struggling to adopt AI, Microsoft wants to help

Adopting artificial intelligence (AI) into actual business practices can be difficult, but Microsoft Corp. is looking to change that, announcing several...

November 14th, 2018 Meagan Simpson