Articles By Meagan Simpson

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Hashtag Trending: World’s first AI news anchor; Apple, Amazon deal; reversible headphones

The world gets its first artificial intelligence news anchor, Apple strikes deal with Amazon to sell products, and you may...

November 12th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Chatter Research feature

Chatter Research uses AI to make collecting feedback feel less weird [Ingenious winner]

Understanding consumer habits and how customers think and feel about your businesses can be key to success, but conducting paper...

November 7th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
AcuteNet feature

AcuteNet improves patient assessments for Montreal West Island Integrated University Health and Social Services Centre [Ingenious winner]

Mental health will affect one in five Canadians every year, and with so many people being treated there are large...

November 6th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Hashtag Trending: More robots less workers; Secretly rating shoppers; MacBook microphone detaches

Automation may be replacing human hires at Amazon, companies are secretly rating shoppers and the newest MacBook’s microphone detaches for...

November 6th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Hashtag Trending: Advancing women in tech; Uber’s self driving cars; Apple’s woozy emoji puzzles

Move The Dial hosts inaugural global summit on women leadership in tech, Uber wants to test self-driving cars again, and...

November 5th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

20 years into the movement, more than half of developers involved in open source

More than half of Canadian developers are actively participating in open source projects but there's a disconnect when it comes...

October 31st, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Telus Digital Team

Telus embraces GitHub’s open source community to create digital platform

Telus Corp. is embracing digital transformation, and has even been ‘open’ to using open source software for its digital platform...

October 30th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Hashtag Trending: Google and sexual harassment; U.K. fines Facebook; AI portrait’s big price-tag

Google’s CEO has admitted it had a sexual harassment problem, the U.K. has fined Facebook over the Cambridge Analytica scandal...

October 29th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

All Hands on Tech – Apple Homepod (full review)

The Apple Homepod officially became available in Canada on June 18. We decided to take a look at it again...

October 25th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Hashtag Trending: Apple overpricing repairs; Amazon employees protest facial recognition software; Canadian-made smart glasses

Apple is accused of restricting and over estimating price of device repairs, Amazon employees are protesting the sale of facial...

October 24th, 2018 Meagan Simpson