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
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Voice-first experiences on Google Home, Amazon Alexa the next digital frontier for brands

Almost exactly 10 years after the iPhone launched, Google Home went on sale in Canada at the end of June....

July 12th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Intel’s new Xeon Scalable processors tackle the future and the competition

Today Intel launched its new Xeon Scalable data centre processors, calling it the biggest jump generation-over-generation in the past decade....

July 11th, 2017 Alex Radu

OpenText taking on IBM Watson with new artificial intelligence platform

There is already a wide range of artificial intelligence (AI) platforms on the market for every size of business imaginable,...

July 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Guide to complete mastery of your new Google Home unit

Google Home goes on sale in retail locations across Canada today, so let's talk about everything you'll want to do...

June 25th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Inaugural youth tech conference aims to motivate Canada’s top young innovators

It’s been widely reported that the Canadian technology sector is experiencing – and will continue experiencing –a broad skills shortage,...

June 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs
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Google Home will launch in Canada with a new voice

When Google Home launches in Canada next Monday, it will mark the first foreign-language launch for the smart speaker, but...

June 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Silicon Valley North: How Canada plans to become a leader in AI

In this pilot episode of ITWC podcast Silicon Valley North, associate editor Eric Emin Wood discusses a few of Canada's...

June 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Canadian AI company raises historic amount of funding

Canada has developed into an artificial intelligence (AI) research powerhouse, and it isn’t slowing down any time soon if new...

June 14th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Google Home will be available in Canada at the end of June

After months of watching our southern neighbours enjoy the virtual company of Google Home, the wait for Canadians is almost...

June 2nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs