Electronic Products & Technology

Automation / Robotics

June 21, 2018 by David Paddon, The Canadian Press 

Self-driving cars require standards says BlackBerry CEO

BlackBerry Inc.’s strength in security, privacy and interconnectivity will enable it to be a major player in the emerging market for self-driving and connected cars _ but it may take a decade for them to become common, BlackBerry chairman and…
June 15, 2018 by Stephen Law

NVIDIA to open AI research lab in Toronto

Nvidia, a global leader in visual computing technologies, has announced its plans to open an AI research lab in Toronto. Nvidia recognizes Toronto as a thriving hub for AI experts, thanks in part to foundational work out of the University…
June 15, 2018 by Stephen Law

Infrared pyrometer serves diverse temperature applications

FLUKE PROCESS INSTRUMENTS Thermalert 4.0 versatile infrared spot pyrometer delivers automatic, noncontact temperature measurement in harsh industrial environments. Intended for use with temperatures of -40°C to 2,250°C, product series comprises 13 models with varied spectral responses, including dedicated sensors for metals,…
June 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Samsung Research America to establish AI lab in Toronto

Joins UK and Russia as part of a network of global AI centres
June 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

UofWaterloo injects research support into blockchain, cryptocurrency

The University of Waterloo will join top universities across the globe on an initiative designed to advance research and innovation in blockchain, cryptography and digital payment systems. As the only Canadian participant in Ripple’s University Blockchain Research Initiative, Waterloo will…
June 9, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Gap Wireless to deliver inUAVi drone RF monitoring technology

Gap Wireless, distributor of products and services for the mobile broadband and wireless markets, has entered into a reseller agreement for distribution of  inUAVi solutions in Canada and the U.S. inUAVi is an innovator in the drone radio frequency (RF)…
June 6, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Innovative IoT firms to gather in Vancouver

Four day LoRa Alliance summit includes Smart City panel featuring director general of Canada’s Smart City challenge and public-sector leaders
May 27, 2018 by Stephen Law

Duncan Instruments to represent LUMEL in Canada

Duncan Instruments Canada, Concord ON, has been appointed representative in Canada for LUMEL Automated Systems, a leading European manufacturer of industrial automation instrumentation & related products.  Duncan Instruments will be responsible for Canadian sales, service & application support. LUMEL Automated…
May 26, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Empowered Startups forms research partnership with UBC

Contract Research Agreement aims to further human-computer interactions
May 19, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

York University launches machine learning program

Develop and nurture the skills most in-demand by top employers
May 16, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

New AI technology division opens in Winnipeg

24-7 Intouch Introduces Laivly – to focus on emerging technology including artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation
May 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

IoT connects Smart City projects

St. Jacobs ON-based s2e Technologies Inc. delivers research and collaboration to establish sustainable solutions development