IBM launches digital platform to help Canadian job seekers and business owners get back to work
Canada added nearly one million jobs in June, but there are still close to two million fewer jobs than there were pre-COVID
IBM quits facial recognition, joins call for police reforms
IBM had previously tested its facial recognition software with the New York Police Department
Your computer can help scientists seeking COVID-19 treatments: IBM
Scripps Research project to help scientists virtually screen chemical compounds that might help fight the virus.
Markham to be a ‘living lab’ for Bell, IBM smart city research: Mayor
Program will combine Bell’s broadband networks, IBM data analytics and data from sensors.
IBM’s $34B Red Hat deal is risky bid to boost cloud business
It is the biggest acquisition in IBM’s century-long history.
Montreal to host annual world artificial intelligence summit through 2021
Quebec’s largest city has become a global hub for research in AI.
Bombardier taps IBM to improve its IT operations
Six-year contract, which spans 47 countries, is worth about $700 million.
ABB, IBM partner to bring artificial intelligence to the plant floor
Combines ABB Ability and IBM Watson to take data gathering and analysis to the next level.
IBM’s Watson computer ‘gets a job’ fighting cybercrime threat
University of New Brunswick one of 40 customers beta testing the new app.
IBM teaching its Q&A Watson system more to combat cybercrime
Graduated to the next level, now beta testing to help organizations facing cyber attacks.
Students to teach IBM’s Q&A system cyber crime fighting
Canadian universities among those to show Watson how to examine threats.
IBM to create 100 cybersecurity jobs in New Brunswick
Premier Brian Gallant says the expansion builds a strong foundation for continued growth in the province’s IT sector.
IBM wants to use waste heat to cool data centres [VIDEO]
Thermal pump-driven energy recycling program could make the cooling of high-consumption data centres much more efficient.
IBM releases world’s first 7 nanometer semiconductor [INFOGRAPHIC]
The company last year announced a $3 billion investment in chip technology over five years.
Peugeot, IBM partner to develop connected car technologies
Will focus on commercializing services and building next-gen technical solutions.
IBM says business analytics, cloud computing focus to net $40B by 2019
$4 billion investment plans include mobile services technologies, and a potential partnership with rival Apple.
Lenovo acquires IBM’s low-end server business for $2.1B
Will drive businesses that include computers, mobile devices and services.
BlackBerry relinquishes control of corporate device management
Smartphone-maker will open its current smartphone operating system to competitors including IBM, AirWatch and Citrix,
IBM, IBN convert plastics into disease fighting nanofibres [VIDEO]
The biocompatible materials are designed to target and attack fungal infections, such as skin conditions and athlete’s foot.
More Canadian companies sourcing talent globally: report
Long term prospects, however, remain uncertain.
MEMS centre gets $14.1M grant
The MiQro Innovation Collaborative Centre is getting a $14.1 million federal government grant as part of the Centres of Excellence for Commercialization and Research program.