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December 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Martello selected for BlackBerry L-SPARK accelerator program

Collaboration with BlackBerry seeks to develop next generation network performance management solutions for IoT.
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December 12, 2018 by Stephen Law

Google grilled in Congress: What’s ahead for tech companies

U.S. lawmakers’ grilling of Google CEO Sundar Pichai may have sounded like a broken record, but it amplified the prickly issues facing tech companies as Democrats prepare to take control of the House in the United States next month.  The…
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December 11, 2018 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Waterloo ON

BlackBerry unveils secure smart city service as CEO opens up about big tech

BlackBerry Inc. is making a play to integrate itself into smart cities and vehicles. The Waterloo ON-based technology company announced Monday that it has built a new service to provide infrastructure for vehicles and traffic lights to exchange information securely.…
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December 10, 2018 by Sohail Kamal, West Coast Correspondent

Damon aims to revolutionize motorcycle safety

A self-driving motorbike would deprive its user of the joys of riding, so Damon is taking a staged approach in developing advanced driver assistance systems, using connectivity and AI
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December 6, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Top transformative technologies identified

Lux Research releases annual list using data science combined with expert insight
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December 4, 2018 by Gavin Daly, professional services manager, Axis Communications

Designing and managing a surveillance system

It’s late at night when an alarm is triggered at a large-scale data centre. Surveillance cameras have detected a man walking along a perimeter fence. The video management system (VMS) sends an alert to the on-duty security guard who surveys…
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December 3, 2018 by Ian Bickis, The Candian Press, Toronto

GM’s push into new technologies expected to boost peer to peer car sharing

General Motors signaled a major pivot towards new technologies and mobility platforms when it announced the closing of its Oshawa assembly plant, but it will be playing catch-up to start-ups that have pioneered in the field.  One of the spaces it’s…
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December 3, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Most Canadian business owners embrace technology to secure their futures

Firsthand insight into the perceived and expected benefits and challenges of automation and AI
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December 2, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Element AI leverages presence at Montreal conference

Montreal-based AI firm seeks to make an impact with the global community during Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS) Conference
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December 2, 2018 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Sidewalk Labs unveils more plans for high tech Toronto community

Google affiliate Sidewalk Labs unveiled more details around its ambitious plan for a high-tech Toronto community on Thursday, but it’s unclear as to who will own what in the company’s futuristic neighbourhood, and who will pay for it.  Sidewalk revealed…
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November 29, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Teledyne image sensors power cameras onboard NASA’s Mars mission

Color sensors from Teledyne’s world-class semiconductor foundry will capture all images returned to Earth from Mars
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November 29, 2018 by Ian Bickis, The Canadian Press, Toronto

GM’s Oshawa plant closure reveals rapid changes in auto industry

Rumbles of change in the automotive industry erupted this week with General Motor’s announcement it will close its storied Oshawa assembly plant as part of a shift towards electric and autonomous vehicles. The decision was part a global restructuring for…