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Hashtag Trending – Lyft gets a billion dollar boost, AI learns how to master a game all on its own

Lyft continues to chase down Uber with a new billion dollar investment round, Deepmind has created an AI that learned...

October 20th, 2017 Alex Radu

Adobe believes AI can improve creative work too

LAS VEGAS - With artificial intelligence (AI) disrupting everything from customer service to agriculture, it was only a matter of...

October 20th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Google’s compelling smartphone pitch – Pixel 2 first impressions

On stage at Google's hardware event in San Francisco on Wednesday, hardware chief Rick Osterloh put the current state of...

October 5th, 2017 Alex Radu

Meet Elio, NetApp’s new Watson-powered customer service AI assistant

LAS VEGAS - NetApp customers will soon be receiving faster answers to their most common problems. During its NetApp Insight...

October 3rd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Drones, blockchain, and AI are future of insurance industry: Capgemini

We’ve had fintech, edtech, regtech and medtech. Now, it’s time for insurtech, according to Capgemini. The consulting firm’s report on...

September 27th, 2017 Danny Bradbury

NextAI’s first cohort shows how far Canada’s AI scene has come in past 12 months, co-chair says

TORONTO - The 15 companies that presented at startup-boosting non-profit Next Canada's inaugural NextAI Venture Day provide an excellent snapshot...

September 22nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Deep learning and AI can create different ethical issues

Washington D.C.  - In its most basic form, artificial intelligence is an algorithm that is trained to learn via the data...

September 19th, 2017 Alex Radu

Jump on AI bandwagon before it starts writing poetry, experts advise CIOs

Montebello, Que. - Get ready for artificial intelligence to take a leap forward and have a more important role in...

September 18th, 2017 Brian Jackson
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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