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News Manufacturing General Technology
October 15, 2020  

Doc examines what Canadian-made AI system predicts for the US election

Polly is forecasting next month’s presidential election, using public social-media data and algorithms.

News Manufacturing General
June 25, 2020  

Minds Labs expands its global AI service presence in Toronto

Establishing headquarters for global growth, looking for local artificial intelligence talent.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
June 4, 2020  

Memory, power and AI semiconductors in 5G to hit US$15.03B by 2025

The market is rapidly transitioning to a growth stage driven by increasing data traffic, technological advancements.

News Electronics General
May 12, 2020  

Sidewalk Labs’ smart-city plans for Toronto are dead. What’s next?

Google company is withdrawing from its partnership with Waterfront Toronto, and a neighbourhood called Quayside.

News Manufacturing General
May 4, 2020  

Scale AI funds 8 projects for $3.4M amid COVID-19 crisis

They focus on AI technology mobilized for deployment through the public health sector.

News Manufacturing General Technology
March 31, 2020  

66% of businesses willing to share data with third-parties: report

…but they’re still cautious, and believe more clarity is needed in privacy regulation
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News Government Manufacturing General Technology
February 25, 2020  

UN disarmament chief warns of AI’s ‘dark side’, Liberals tout benefits

Trudeau government sees it as a pillar of its economic-growth strategy, attracting foreign investment and creating a new skilled jobs sector.

News Manufacturing General Technology
January 2, 2020  

Schools prep for AI, climate and automation jobs of the future

Forecasting can prove difficult with so many of the jobs not yet been defined.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
January 2, 2020  

Doomsday’ scenario of mass layoffs due to AI unlikely: feds

Impacts of automation are likely to be felt most in areas such as rural towns reliant on manufacturing.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
August 6, 2019  

Artificial intelligence’s 2019 forecast: Three predictions for manufacturing

Voice-driven solutions, pick-and-place robots will lead.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 9, 2019  

AI, robotics, automation unlikely to lead to mass job losses: Fraser Institute

Essay series contends new jobs will emerge as businesses and workers adapt.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General Technology
July 4, 2019  

Canadian manufacturers exercising extreme caution in adopting technology

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: Looking for proof

News General
June 12, 2019  

San Francisco prosecutors turn to AI to reduce racial bias

The city last month became the first to ban the use of facial recognition.

News Electronics General
May 21, 2019  

Experts say Canada lacks laws to tackle life and death problems posed by AI

Canada has yet to develop a regulatory regime to deal with issues of discrimination and accountability to which AI systems are prone.

News Electronics General
April 17, 2019  

Microsoft deal means more access for all Canadian public servants: minister

Includes more digital communication tools for public servants with disabilities.