Microsoft appoints Carnegie Mellon professor to head expanded Montreal AI research lab

Microsoft plans to significantly expand its Montreal research lab and has appointed Carnegie Mellon University machine learning professor Geoffrey Gordon...

January 24th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Balancing opportunity and the public interest in the age of Big Tech

OPINION We are at a turning point in our relationship with Big Tech. Once seen as liberators and champions of...

January 20th, 2018 David Crane

Researchers test AI-powered program to detect early stages of Alzheimer’s

Researchers from Wilfrid Laurier University are testing an AI-powered program on 10,000 patients to detect early stages of Alzheimer’s. Led...

January 19th, 2018 Alex Coop
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TD Bank acquires enterprise AI firm Layer 6

TD Bank Group’s digital transformation strategy has led to the acquisition of Toronto-based artificial intelligence (AI) firm Layer 6. In...

January 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

IBM marks more than 100,000 patents in 25 years with AI, cyber security enhancements

The inventors who serve as the backbone of International Business Machines Corp. passed a significant milestone this year, and a...

January 9th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – What to expect this week at CES 2018

The largest consumer tech trade show in the world pops off today in Las Vegas, and what better way to...

January 8th, 2018 Alex Radu

Top cyber security predictions for 2018

A new year always brings predictions. When it comes to cyber security, the over-arching prediction from experts is that threats...

January 2nd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Tech CEO on the employee experience and why it’s never too late to digitally transform

TORONTO - A big trend in digital transformation is on the customer experience side of things, but according to the...

December 19th, 2017 Alex Radu

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
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Hashtag Trending – Elon Musk sells $600,000 of hats, Firefox Quantum a hit, robo-therapists

Elon Musk is getting creative in order to raise funding for his latest venture, the reworked Firefox Quantum is a...

December 13th, 2017 Alex Radu