Researchers test AI-powered program to detect early stages of Alzheimer’s

Researchers from Wilfrid Laurier University are testing an AI-powered program on 10,000 patients to detect early stages of Alzheimer’s. Led...

January 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

Ontario’s digital officer modernizing government one service at a time

Ontario’s first chief digital officer has been on the job since April and has spent the first several months slowly...

December 14th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

OntarioMD connecting family doctors with specialists for an easier healthcare journey

It’s no secret that finding a doctor in Ontario can be a painstakingly long process, but finding a specialist is...

November 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

First details revealed for Google’s tech-focused neighbourhood in Toronto

Toronto is preparing to use technology to tackle the challenges of urban growth, and it will have some help from...

October 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Innovation Superclusters

Supercluster bids react after learning about success or failure

The Canadian government’s supercluster initiative shortlist has been revealed, and the reactions have been positive, both from those with successful...

October 16th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Big banks and telcos backing $185 M supercluster bid for national digital identity system

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported $485 million in funding committed to the project. The correct number...

September 22nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne opens Amazon Toronto office

Amazon Web Services creating the jobs Ontario needs, Premier says

Amazon.com Inc. opened its largest office in Canada yet, unveiling its downtown Toronto location alongside Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne on...

June 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

SOSCIP is making Ontario a hub for innovation

For the last five years, the research and development consortium known as SOSCIP has been working on  advancing Ontario innovation...

May 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

Ontario hires new Chief Digital Officer

The Ontario government is bolstering its digital profile with its latest hire. The province announced on Mar. 27 that it...

March 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs