AI can help in fight against COVID-19, if we don’t let fear stop us: Bengio
His studies show artificial intelligence was more accurate in predicting how many people can be infected from one person with COVID-19.
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.
Cerebras Systems expands global footprint with Toronto office
Accelerating its R&D and establishing an artificial intelligence centre of excellence.
Nuvoola screening solution limits spread of COVID-19
LUKE AI includes an app employees use to assess their health status before arriving at work.
Minds Labs expands its global AI service presence in Toronto
Establishing headquarters for global growth, looking for local artificial intelligence talent.
What’s ahead: Top tech trends in 2020 and beyond
New technologies ranging from AI to IoT are transforming manufacturing.
AI, machine learning may modernize the hunt for dirty cash
Fintract says the technologies can create more efficient and effective ways of doing business for enforcement agencies.
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.
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.
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.
IBM Cloud to launch multizone region in Canada by late 2020
Will provide access to globally consistent public cloud services, from enterprise-grade infrastructure to AI.
Artificial intelligence’s 2019 forecast: Three predictions for manufacturing
Voice-driven solutions, pick-and-place robots will lead.
Futurist Rothblatt sees a day when human and machine become one
In 50 years we’ll all carry some sort of digital implant inside our bodies.
New Flyer partnership to advance autonomous bus technology
Robotic Research will help develop artificial intelligence-based technology for heavy-duty buses.
Stelco supports its intelligent operations with AI deal
Canvas Analytics technology to bridge the gap between workforce knowledge and curated IoT.