Google Cloud Platform opens first region, data centre in Canada

Montreal is quickly becoming a hub for all of Canada’s cloud data centre needs. Google has officially opened its first...

February 1st, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Microsoft appoints Carnegie Mellon professor to head expanded Montreal AI research lab

Microsoft plans to significantly expand its Montreal research lab and has appointed Carnegie Mellon University machine learning professor Geoffrey Gordon...

January 24th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Toronto’s Vector Institute expands its AI mission as it finishes assembling team

They say good things take time, and that’s exactly the mentality of Toronto’s latest artificial intelligence (AI) research centre, the...

December 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Deloitte unveils its top 50 Canadian tech companies to watch

Deloitte is celebrating its 20th anniversary of its Technology Fast 50 program, which recognizes technology companies for their entrepreneurial spirit,...

November 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs


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Hardbacon founder says stock brokers are next up for FinTech disruption

A Montreal-based former business journalist has raised $50,000 in crowdfunding, including $14,000 from BMO SmartFolio, to add an online course...

March 17th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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What is a ‘chief resilience officer,’ and why are so many Canadian cities hiring one?

Cities across the world are looking to become more resilient from disruptions, both physical and virtual, and Canada is no...

January 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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Montreal sits at the centre of Canada’s data centre golden age

If data centres are Canada's latest gold rush, then Montreal is the Klondike. Just as miners rushed to the Yukon...

December 16th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Montreal is shaping up to be Canada’s cloud AI battleground

Montreal looks to be at the centre of a push by public cloud infrastructure providers to build up their artificial...

November 21st, 2016 Brian Jackson