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Hashtag Trending – Uber wants AI to identify drunk riders; Apple bans cryptocurrency mining; Seattle repeals ‘Amazon tax’

Uber wants to use artificial intelligence to identify whether a prospective passenger is drunk. Apple has banned cryptocurrency mining from...

June 13th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Lots of award-winning mobility strategies in the June 2018 issue of Municipal Interface

The latest Municipal Interface might be our most informative yet, and I'm not just typing that because I wrote most...

June 7th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Vancouver and Surrey join forces for Smart Cities Challenge

The City of Vancouver and its neighbour Surrey are collaborating on a joint application for Infrastructure Canada's Smart Cities Challenge....

February 7th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

City of Brampton’s innovation lead on building a ‘world renowned’ tech ecosystem

The city of Brampton is dedicated to making innovation and technology central to its economy – and has the municipal...

December 11th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Vancouver becomes role model for open source in government

Vancouver becomes role model for open source in government

Open source activists are praising the Open Data, Open Standards and Open Source motion passed by the City of Vancouver...

June 7th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Privacy matters in the public eye

Privacy matters in the public eye

Video surveillance in public places is growing at a rapid clip across Canada. City after city is introducing or expanding...

January 24th, 2008 Rosie Lombardi

Government earmarks millions for Canadian science and tech research

Government earmarks millions for Canadian science and tech research

The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) is investing nearly $28 million to fund innovative research in 35 universities and colleges...

November 16th, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

Access Nova Scotia opens more doors

Access Nova Scotia opens more doors

When people talk of service integration in Atlantic Canada, Service New Brunswick often comes to mind. This provincial crown corporation...

October 9th, 2007 Jeffrey Roy

Chicago pulls plug on city Wi-Fi project

Chicago pulls plug on city Wi-Fi project

Chicago municipal leaders have scrapped plans to blanket the city with an ambitious Wi-Fi network, citing high costs and low...

August 29th, 2007 Tom Jowitt