CEOs for basic income

Ontario tech CEOs ask Doug Ford to reinstate basic income pilot

Two technology industry CEOs that are also on the board of directors for the Basic Income Canada Network have co-authored...

October 18th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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HashtagTrending: Cannabis and machine learning; ‘Weed-dating’; and tracking consumption

It’s October 17th and unless you’ve been living under a rock you probably know what that means. Recreational cannabis is...

October 17th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

A Canadian solution to the challenge of building livable cities that work

The big challenge in the ongoing digital revolution is to create a Canadian advantage – how do we use our...

October 15th, 2018 David Crane
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Hashtag Trending: Revolutionizing emails; Facebook Portal privacy concerns and; Snapchat TV

A new artificial intelligence app is taking on the world of emails, the new Facebook Portal brings up concerns over...

October 12th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Stephen Piron, co-CEO, Dessa at CanadianCIO Summit

Start the long journey to AI gains now, or risk missing out on the benefits

If the artificial intelligence trend is a growing bubble, then Stephen Piron, co-founder of Toronto-based startup Dessa, says it started...

October 9th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Denis Gaudreault, country manager of Intel Canada Ltd.

Intel explains how Canada fits into its data-centric future

True to its motto, Intel Corp. is putting itself inside the Canadian innovation eco-system through some key investments and a...

September 27th, 2018 Brian Jackson
CAA dispatch monitors Gen 2

AI-powered CAA roadside assistance will be dispatched before you break down

By using new predictive analytics technology its developed in-house, the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) says it will be able to...

September 27th, 2018 Brian Jackson

How Canadian businesses are using AI – Elevate day two

Elevate Tech Fest day two was a whirlwind event, with more than a dozen different ‘tracks’ spread out across Toronto...

September 26th, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Hendrix AI assistant

‘Hey Hendrix, join the conference call’ – the AI bot from Edmonton

Virtual digital assistants are for more than just the home or on your phone, artificial intelligence (AI) powered assistants are...

September 24th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

IBM’s new bias detection software, democratizing AI

IBM has introduced new artificial intelligence (AI) software to help businesses detect bias in decision making and explain how AI...

September 24th, 2018 Meagan Simpson