Ontario paramedics pioneering Canadian drone industry

After getting a call about a snowmobiler falling through the ice in Eastern Ontario's Renfrew County this winter, emergency responders...

March 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

Drones, blockchain, and AI are future of insurance industry: Capgemini

We’ve had fintech, edtech, regtech and medtech. Now, it’s time for insurtech, according to Capgemini. The consulting firm’s report on...

September 27th, 2017 Danny Bradbury

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Professional drone operators applaud Transport Canada restrictions for hobbyists

The Canadian federal government is cracking down on recreational drone use in an effort to combat the rising number of...

March 16th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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DroneGun created to fight bomb-carrying drones

In a world where drone use is becoming more frequent, governments across the globe are investing in security measures. DroneShield,...

March 2nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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Amazon may control the skies with floating warehouses

Amazon.com Inc.'s quest to be the sole retailer consumers shop out may take it to the skies, and that means...

January 10th, 2017 Alex Radu

Toronto drone company uses Watson as co-pilot for new drone

A Canadian technology company is looking to revolutionize the UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) industry with a new, rugged, beyond line-of-sight operating...

December 9th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

Telus trains drone pilots to conduct cell tower maintenance

It was a cold, crisp Alberta winter day and Jason DeHetre, national manager of planning and engineering at Telus Corp.,...

November 1st, 2016 Brian Jackson

Mining industry’s efforts around IT has become more focused

The use of information technology in the mining industry has historically been inconsistent, but recently it has not only seen...

October 27th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Dreams of ‘delivery by drone’ await regulatory runway in Canada

A Toronto-based company that announced a deal last fall with Shop.ca to provide drone deliveries to its ecommerce customers says...

April 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson