Learn from a Canadian mining company’s DX journey

When we think of cutting-edge tech and digital transformation (DX), we first think of newer, cutting-edge companies — software makers,...

August 28th, 2018 Glenn Weir

Million-dollar mining competition winner could signal a seismic shift for the industry

Companies in the mining industry are risk averse, which is why they have a hard time adopting innovation, says Luis...

March 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

bitcoins, cryptocurrency

Vancouver cryptocoin mining company enters into $26 million deal, adds 5,000 mining rigs to arsenal

Less than a month after entering the Canadian stock exchange and a $26 million bought deal with Eight Capital, a...

January 4th, 2018 Alex Coop

Goldcorp DisruptMining

Goldcorp’s $1 million-competition for tech solutions is open

Technology entrepreneurs that think they have the answers to some of the mining industries most challenging problems have a chance...

January 2nd, 2018 Brian Jackson

Miners - Integra Gold

Mining industry could be AI’s next disruption target

Two out of five finalists in a disruptive technology competition for the mining industry feature machine learning or artificial intelligence...

March 6th, 2017 Brian Jackson

CIO Panel - Global Mining IT

Mining CIOs have crucial role to play in digital transformation: panel

Martin Palacios used to be the CIO at Vancouver-based First Majestic Silver Corp., but lately he's been going by a...

November 3rd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Mining the imagination

In the digital age we tend to see everything old as useless and everything new as useful.  But what if...

October 31st, 2016 Steve Proctor

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

Wearables have to be made for the user to be relevant in the enterprise: panel

A new wearable device aimed at improving the safety and productivity of miners was unveiled at the Putting Wearables to...

February 5th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs