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Sun Life’s ‘Ella’ will serve as digital coach on Google Home, mobile, web

It seems that every tech brand is launching its own smart digital assistant these days, but now Sun Life Assurance...

September 14th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – IBM funding new AI lab, Toronto wants Amazon’s second headquarters

IBM is committing hundreds of millions to a new AI lab. Jaguar has become the latest car company to abandon...

September 8th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – Tech execs react to DACA repeal, Google hiring in China

Tech executives speak out against Donald Trump’s move to end DACA, Google is hiring artificial intelligence talent in China, and...

September 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tech CEO tackles digital ethics and its role in the development of AI & automation

TORONTO - As artificial intelligence and automation continues to develop, organizations all over the world are going to have to start...

August 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Aug. 23, 2017 – Elon Musk wants to ban killer robots, Google Assistant-powered headphones

Elon Musk continues to lead the charge against potential killer robots, is Google planning on releasing Google Assistant-powered headphones? And...

August 23rd, 2017 Alex Radu
Innovation Superclusters

Federal supercluster application deadline passes with few questions answered

The Canadian government’s deadline for its initial supercluster proposals has officially come and gone, but applicants aren't clear on when...

August 10th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

University of Alberta and IBM using AI to diagnose schizophrenia

While Elon Musk believes artificial intelligence (AI) is the biggest risk we face as a civilization, the technology is already...

July 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Graphic designers could be replaced by AI-powered platforms

Technological innovations are increasingly making traditional jobs obsolete, and it looks like the already tech-savvy industry of graphic design could...

July 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

85 per cent of jobs in 2030 haven’t been invented yet

If you're worried that a machine is going to take over your job, don't fret, because your next job just...

July 13th, 2017 Alex Radu

Microsoft aims to prevent disease outbreaks and more with AI

Microsoft is using artificial intelligence technology to bring data to farming and prevent disease outbreaks through its Azure cloud platform....

July 12th, 2017 Alex Radu