University of Toronto Schwart Reisman Innovation Centre

University of Toronto to build new AI innovation centre with $100 million ‘largest donation ever’

Philanthropists Gerald Schwartz and Heather Reisman have made a $100 million donation to the University of Toronto to build a...

March 25th, 2019 Brian Jackson
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SAS announces $1 billion investment in AI over 3 years

Cary, N.C.-based SAS Institute Inc. announced on Monday it plans to invest $1 billion in artificial intelligence (AI) over the...

March 18th, 2019 Brian Jackson

Not spending on AI yet? Don’t worry, you probably will

Worldwide spending on artificial intelligence (AI) systems will reach $35.8 billion in 2019, according to IDC’s latest projections, a whopping...

March 13th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Cisco injects $15M into Western Canada

Cisco Canada is showing Canada’s West Coast some love, announcing a $15 million investment that the company says will focus...

March 6th, 2019 Alex Coop

RSA Conference 2019 keynotes: Protect trust, the bad in AI and embrace OT

SAN FRANCISCO – The future might be rich, with poverty and famine eliminated. Or it might be lost because of...

March 6th, 2019 Howard Solomon
BlackBerry acquires Cylance

BlackBerry completes acquisition of Cylance

BlackBerry Ltd. has completed its largest acquisition ever, the Waterloo, Ont.-based company announced today. First announced November 2018, the $1.4...

February 21st, 2019 Alex Coop

Project Debater poses strong argument in favour of AI

SAN FRANCISCO – IBM Watson blew minds when it successfully defeated human champions on Jeopardy, but compared to Project Debater,...

February 14th, 2019 Lynn Greiner

IBM makes Watson available in any cloud environment, boosts hybrid cloud offerings

San Francisco --- IBM Corp. is bolstering its hybrid cloud offerings and making its AI crown jewel available on any cloud environment....

February 12th, 2019 Alex Coop

Planning for a successful AI journey

By Jamie Popkin, Gartner, Inc. Today cars are the norm, but it took decades for the automobile to develop from an...

January 16th, 2019 Gartner
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Hashtag Trending: AI in the enterprise, smarter chatbots, ethical AI goes global in 2019

Businesses adopting artificial intelligence, chatbots get smarter, and ethical AI goes global. Listen to the latest Hashtag Trending HERE! 2018...

December 24th, 2018 Meagan Simpson