The Princess Margaret launches new remote monitoring system for cancer patients during COVID-19

In order to minimize the negative ripple effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the 617 Canadians who are diagnosed with...

May 1st, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Startup DarwinAI says interest in its open-source project that helps identify coronavirus in x-rays growing

Waterloo startup DarwinAI and researchers from the University of Waterloo are confident its open-source project, COVID-Net, and a sprinkle of...

April 30th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Alberta tech company calls for machine learning experts to help develop COVID-19 screening app

An Alberta-based tech company is reaching out to universities and machine learning specialists from around the world to contribute to...

April 8th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

The bad guys are arming themselves with AI, but so are we, says Darktrace’s country manager for Canada

David Masson is confident that the use of sophisticated artificial intelligence by hackers is not a matter of if, but...

March 12th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Made-in-Vancouver product will rely on WiFi to detect weapons

As Canada’s former Minister of Public Safety, Stockwell Day says he can’t help but always have his antennas up. For...

March 11th, 2020 Alex Coop

Clearview AI says its client list was stolen

Controversial facial recognition software startup, Clearview AI, this week revealed that they had their entire client list stolen by someone...

February 27th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Gartner says nearly half of privacy compliance technology to rely on AI by 2023

More than 40 per cent of privacy compliance technology will rely on artificial intelligence by 2023, a five per cent...

February 25th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Analytical disease tracking has come a long way since SARS, said SAS’s director of government practice

The effects of the Coronavirus (or COVID-19, as it has been officially named) outbreak have been felt all over the...

February 24th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Blackberry launches Digital Workplace

BlackBerry has announced the launch of Digital Workplace, a software solution that allows users to access their corporate tools -...

February 7th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Canada’s privacy commissioner asks for input to address AI privacy concerns

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) is asking industry stakeholders to bring forward their concerns and ideas...

January 31st, 2020 Buckley Smith