Samsung launches AI centre in Toronto

Samsung Research America (SRA) is going to launch a new artificial intelligence centre at the MaRS Discovery District in Toronto....

May 29th, 2018 Alex Coop
OpenText CEO Mark Barrenchea at Enfuse 2018

OpenText underlines AI platform Magellan’s open source approach to counter Watson

LAS VEGAS - Aside from naming its artificial intelligence platform, Magellan, after a 16th-century explorer instead of a 20th-century businessman,...

May 28th, 2018 Brian Jackson

IBM Watson lead suggests storing AI controls on blockchain

TORONTO - With artificial intelligence playing an ever-greater role in steering digital transformation, the global lead behind one of the...

May 24th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood
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Hashtag Trending – UK hospitals adopt AI, Mark Zuckerberg testifies in Europe, Tesla Model 3 fails initial review

UK hospitals are planning to use artificial intelligence for some routine healthcare tasks, Mark Zuckerberg testifies in front of European...

May 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Valuable lessons from Silicon Valley

What can Canadian technology leaders learn from Silicon Valley?  A lot, according to Saqib Awan of Lightspeed Venture Partners. Lightspeed...

May 22nd, 2018 Jim Love

Google Duplex broke the Turing test and leaps across the uncanny valley

This is the editor's letter for the May 2018 edition of CanadianCIO. If we push artificial intelligence across the uncanny...

May 17th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Holding AI accountable: public leaders organize to ensure algorithms influencing government are ethical

In the 2002 movie Minority Report, three "Precogs" that have the God-given ability to see into the future are used to...

May 17th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Ecobee, Unbounce tap AWS platform to launch AI-powered products

Amazon is one of the most innovative companies in the tech sector right now, testing out ideas like artificial intelligence...

May 16th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs
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Is blockchain a branch of AI, or is AI a branch of blockchain?

By Toufi Saliba, CEO and Chair, ACM Practitioners Board Conference Committee We are extremely subjective in defining “intelligence,” let alone...

May 15th, 2018 IT World Canada
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Hashtag Trending – Amazon gets into healthcare, Huawei releasing P20, Google’s Duplex is unethical

Amazon is hoping to get into healthcare with Alexa, Huawei is releasing a new smartphone in Canada this week, and...

May 14th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs