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Not in stealth mode: Q&A with Google Cloud CTO Brian Stevens

Brian Stevens is finding himself spending a lot more time in the Great White North in 2018. The chief technology...

August 8th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Vector Institute for AI to get a new home in U of T ‘innovation centre’

Taking yet another step into the technology industry, the University of Toronto (U of T) recently announced its plans to...

August 3rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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TD Bank creates AI-powered Spotify playlist to win contest

Layer 6, a Toronto-based AI firm owned by TD Bank Group,  has won the international Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)...

July 31st, 2018 Meagan Simpson
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Diane Greene focuses on Google Cloud strengths as it plays catch-up

SAN FRANCISCO - There aren't many markets where Google has to play from behind, but public cloud infrastructure is one...

July 24th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Google Cloud Next: Google’s AI is ready for businesses to train

SAN FRANCISCO - Google is promoting its AutoML Vision service from alpha stage to a public beta phase, Google AI...

July 24th, 2018 Brian Jackson

AI successfully debates humans – thanks to IBM technology

IBM Corp. has debuted an artificial intelligence (AI) technology that can successfully engage in open debate with humans. On June...

July 19th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Canada’s ICT sector falling behind: government report

Canada's ICT sector is the smallest in the G7 and is continuing to fall behind other developed nations, according to...

July 18th, 2018 IT World Canada Team
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OpenText should tap Canadian talent for its AI strategy

Even though he's an American, the most surprising thing that OpenText CEO Mark Barrenechea said last week wasn't that he...

July 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – 3D printing and asteroids; Uber invests in Lime; FedEx Institute plans blockchain project

California-based company plans to use 3D printing to create asteroid spacecrafts, Uber slides into scooter business, and the FedEx Institute...

July 10th, 2018 Alex Coop

These 9 companies have acquired the most AI startups

Tech is a concentrated industry, and a recent study by CB Insights illustrates the extent to which this is the...

July 9th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood