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

Canadian firms care more about AI ethics than U.S.: SAS survey

Artificial intelligence (AI) is on everyone's lips these days, but is it being used ethically? Analytics firm SAS Institute partnered...

September 24th, 2018 Lynn Greiner
IPSoft Amelia AI

Could digital secretary ‘Amelia’ be the future face of Government of Canada’s AI services?

A New York City-based firm that develops a "digital colleague" named Amelia is the first to state interest in providing...

September 22nd, 2018 Brian Jackson

Google services generated as much as $18 billion in Canadian economy last year: Deloitte

Canadian businesses created $10.4 billion in economic activity last year just through the use of Google Search and Google Ads,...

September 12th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Messagepoint expands offices in Kitchener-Waterloo

Messagepoint has expanded its Canadian footprint and opened a new office in Kitchener, Ont., a move that is part of...

August 29th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Google’s Gradient Venture makes first lead investment with Canadian AI startup

The first Canadian recipient of an investment from Google's Gradient Ventures says Canada "has a strong foundation" of artificial intelligence...

August 28th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Ethical AI standards and the Canadian group making it happen

Industry-wide ethical standards for artificial intelligence (AI) may currently be lacking but the CIO Strategy Council says it is ready...

August 23rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson