Planning for a successful AI journey

By Jamie Popkin, Gartner, Inc. Today cars are the norm, but it took decades for the automobile to develop from an...

January 16th, 2019 Gartner

The gaping chasm between data science and information systems

As data science has grown in importance, it has encountered the IT department with increasing frequency. Observing these encounters in...

January 6th, 2019 Yogi Schulz

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All Hands on Tech – Amazon DeepRacer League encourages developers to train self-driving cars

At Amazon Web Services re:Invent in Las Vegas this year, Amazon launched an autonomous model car racing league and hosted...

December 10th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Unboxing for Business – Amazon DeepRacer AI training car

At AWS Re:Invent in Las Vegas, developers are learning how to train reinforcement machine learning models by teaching autonomous toy...

November 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry acquires Cylance

BlackBerry makes largest acquisition ever in $1.4B purchase of AI firm Cylance

Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry Ltd.  is making its largest acquisition ever in acquiring Irvine, Calif.-based Cylance for $1.4 billion, the firms...

November 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Chatter Research uses AI to make collecting feedback feel less weird [Ingenious winner]

Understanding consumer habits and how customers think and feel about your businesses can be key to success, but conducting paper...

November 7th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

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ComplyWorks builds custom contractor solution to instantly translate 100 languages [Ingenious winner]

Not only did Calgary-based web solutions provider ComplyWorks have to support a new large multinational customer's worksite contractors, but it had to do...

November 6th, 2018 Lynn Greiner

Three global initiatives accelerating the face of AI

On Sep. 25 at the United Nations General Assembly, the United Nations (UN) Secretary General António Guterres spotlighted, “Rapidly developing...

October 10th, 2018 Stephen Ibaraki

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Five things I’m thinking about after a retreat with 30 CIOs

Every year, IT World Canada (ITWC) invites a select group of 30 CIOs for a two and one-half-day retreat.  It’s...

October 9th, 2018 Jim Love