Technology

February 14, 2019

Alberta Is Investing Big In Artificial Intelligence — What Does That Mean For Everyday Businesses?

Yesterday, the Government of Alberta announced a $100 million investment towards the province’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) sector. This investment will be used for training, research, fostering […]
January 31, 2019

Amii Looks To Grow Alberta’s Business Foundations In AI, Machine Learning

After 15 years of quietly building up a team of world-class AI expertise, the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute (Amii) burst onto the global stage in 2017. […]
January 17, 2019

Digital Consumers Showing Signs of Fatigue, Distrust

In 2019, digital technologies and new media continue to expand, innovate, and evolve at a phenomenal pace. But, as a new media industry report shows, consumers […]
October 18, 2018

Bringing Justice to Canada’s Digital Frontiers

The Digital Justice Lab was launched earlier this year to support communities in making informed decisions around digital issues. Here, we talk to founder Nasma Ahmed […]
August 9, 2018

Identifying “Criminals” Through Machine Learning – Why ethics should be included in all new tech

Biometrics are measurements or records of a body that can be used to uniquely identify a person. Fingerprints, DNA samples, and retinal scans are all biometric […]
April 17, 2018

SXSW 2018: Finding digital inspirations in unexpected places

As Stephen Hawkings famously said: “Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.” The rate of change is speeding up exponentially, and our ability to keep […]