Google’s Eric Schmidt is really impressed by Canada’s innovative ecosystem

World leaders do not intimidate Eric Schmidt. As Google's CEO between 2001 and 2011 and executive chair of its parent...

November 3rd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

New POS terminals help business owners improve customer service with touchscreen-based apps

By Aaron Broverman It may not be long before payment terminals have more in common with smartphones than card readers....

November 1st, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

The reports of AI killing jobs have been greatly exaggerated

Elon Musk has warned that artificial intelligence (AI) is the biggest risk we face as a civilization, but several Canadian business...

October 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Security concerns, lack of collaboration still top barriers to digital transformation

The virtualization of the workplace has changed how products and services are made, monetized, and managed. While digital transformation is...

October 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Lessons from PCL’s Digital Transformation story

When Mark Bryant joined PCL in 2013, he faced a daunting task. As the first CIO of the employee-owned group...

October 26th, 2017 Glenn Weir

Conference: Connecting AI Innovation to Opportunity

As recently as 2001, with the Steven Spielberg film "AI," artificial intelligence was largely seen as "left field" science: interesting...

October 24th, 2017 Glenn Weir

This just in: the government of Canada now has an eDeclaration app

Canadian business travellers frustrated by the ritual of fumbling for a pen to fill out their declaration cards one hour...

October 23rd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Adobe believes AI can improve creative work too

LAS VEGAS - With artificial intelligence (AI) disrupting everything from customer service to agriculture, it was only a matter of...

October 20th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Meet Sun Life Financial’s new senior VP of digital transformation

Between its mobile app, innovation-friendly headquarters, and steady development of new features such as an AI-powered digital assistant, Sun Life...

October 18th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Inaugural Startup World Cup will crown its first Canadian winner at this week’s CIX

Twenty of Canada's most innovative startups are getting a boost this year from the World Cup of venture capital -...

October 17th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood