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Data centres reach for fabled 100% uptime with help of AI

Add data centre maintenance and monitoring to the list of jobs that artificial intelligence (AI) can perform. It's constantly said by...

February 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Winners and losers: Liberal government’s picks for $950 million in supercluster funding

Minister of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development (ISED) Navdeep Bains announced the winners of the $950 million Innovation Supercluster Initiative...

February 15th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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AI won’t lead to ‘jobpacalypse’ overnight, panel agrees

You probably won't be replaced in the office by an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm tomorrow, but get ready to pick...

February 13th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Is Canada selling out its AI future?

OPINION Is Canada on the right track on artificial intelligence? We have some great talent. We have three dynamic AI...

February 6th, 2018 David Crane
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Hashtag Trending – Amazon becomes world’s most valuable brand, Facebook wants you back, Google to predict flight delays

After a fantastic 2017, Amazon has overtaken Apple and Google as the world’s most valuable brand, Facebook is going to...

February 2nd, 2018 Alex Radu

AI might be cutting edge, but the way it’s implemented shouldn’t be, execs say

Artificial intelligence (AI) might be the latest tool in the enterprise software toolbox, but at heart it's solving the same...

February 1st, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Business leaders split down the middle when it comes to how tech will impact them, says new report

Business leaders are torn about how new technologies are going to impact them in the near future, but agree that...

January 30th, 2018 Alex Coop
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Avaya acquires Spoken Communications, touts fresh beginning

New Orleans, La. – Jim Chirico’s message couldn’t be clearer this morning: Avaya has money, it’s looking to form new partnerships...

January 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

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