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Hashtag Trending – Car2Go pulls out of Toronto; New details emerge about pedestrian killed by Uber’s self-driving car; Elon Musk bashes media, suggests media credibility check

Car2Go pulls out of Toronto, new details emerge about Uber’s self-driving car that killed a woman in March, and Elon...

May 25th, 2018 Alex Coop
Virginia Falls - Nahanni National Park

Parks Canada put remote wilderness on Google Street View one hike at a time

It wasn't your usual hike along the trails near Lake Louise, Alta. for Jeff Bollingbroke, media officer at Parks Canada,...

May 22nd, 2018 Brian Jackson

Government, enterprise interest in Red Hat and open source sky rocketing

A popular quote from Mohandas Gandhi graces most of the Red Hat Canada offices across the country: "First they ignore you,...

May 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

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

RightsCon report: UK security expert faces off against Bruce Schneirer

A British security expert says his government’s policy on encouraging software companies to work with it to find “technical workarounds”...

May 17th, 2018 Howard Solomon

RightsCon report: Machine learning systems that discriminate violate human rights, says declaration

Machine learning software has been touted as the next wave of innovation, promising to help governments and businesses make faster...

May 17th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Government of Canada eyes blockchain with ‘cautious optimism,’ looks to growing ecosystem for guidance

Blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies have been identified by startups, entrepreneurs and investors as revolutionary, with the added potential...

May 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

Q&A with Alex Benay, CIO, Government of Canada

If we can put a man on the moon, why can't the government help me renew my passport with Alexa?...

May 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – IBM doesn’t want to see GDPR in the U.S.; Facebook suspends 200 apps for ‘data misuse’; Trump tweets support for ZTE

One of America’s largest tech companies is telling U.S. lawmakers it doesn’t want to see the European Union’s General Data...

May 15th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood