Public Sector Archives - Page 4

Privacy expert calls Toronto police’s use of Clearview AI ‘appalling’

While he deserves some praise for halting the use of a controversial image search tool, Ann Cavoukian, the head of...

February 13th, 2020 Alex Coop

Mitacs placing 400 interns with ENCQOR 5G network projects

Nonprofit national research organization Mitacs has announced that it is working with the ENCQOR 5G network to place 400 student...

February 12th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Microsoft for Startups launches in Ottawa

Microsoft has partnered up with Invest Ottawa and Bayview Yards to bring its program, Microsoft for Startups, to Canada's capital....

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

Ottawa should follow allies in public-private collaboration, says cyber industry group

Fed up with what it believes is a federal government that doesn't work closely enough with the private sector on...

January 31st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Trudeau government pushes streaming giants to support Canadian content

Released this week, a report commissioned by the federal government in 2018 suggests U.S. tech companies, including Amazon, Netflix and...

January 29th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Canadian Government calls for innovative solution proposals for signature matching software

The Government of Canada is looking for a new software solution for signature matching and it is turning to the...

January 29th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Canada ranks 2nd globally for tech adoption, says Cisco report, but fails to crack top 10 for basic needs and infrastructure

Cisco Systems released its 2019 Digital Readiness Index rankings and while Canada ranked second in the world in tech adoption,...

January 21st, 2020 Buckley Smith

City of Toronto updates its open data portal, adds new datasets

The City of Toronto recently updated its open data portal with new features and data sets. The newest datasets are...

January 20th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Deloitte’s 2020 TMT Predictions: 5G’s impact on healthcare will be significant

Expect heavy-duty AI capabilities in your pocket this year and explosive growth in the 5G market, according to Deloitte's annual...

January 16th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal