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Lazaridis Institute report links global growth to success of Canadian tech firms

May 24, 2018 by Stephen Law
What are the core characteristics of high-growth technology firms in Canada? What international business practices are linked to growth? A new report published by the Lazaridis Institute for the Management of Technology Enterprises at Wilfrid Laurier University, Grow Global: Key Performance Drivers of…
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Sony to spend $9B on image sensors

May 23, 2018 by Yuri Kageyama, The Associated Press, Tokyo
Electronics and entertainment company Sony Corp. says it plans to spend $2.3 billion acquiring an additional 60 per cent stake in EMI Music Publishing, of which it already owns 30%. Once the purchase from Mubadala Investment Co. is finalized, it…
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Lazaridis Institute to assess tech firm’s readiness to scale

May 22, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Wilfrid Laurier University collaborates with scaling experts to launch 15-city Canadian tour
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AI, IoT and blockchain dominate Twitter

May 21, 2018 by Stephen Law
GlobalData studies influencer mentions on social media platform during in Q1 2018
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Toshiba’s chip sale to consortium wins regulatory approval

May 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. said Thursday the sale of its computer memory chip business to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity has cleared all anti-trust regulatory approval, including one it was awaiting from China.  That means the deal, valued…
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York University launches machine learning program

May 19, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Develop and nurture the skills most in-demand by top employers
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Rideau Hall Foundation launches inaugural Canadian Innovation Week

May 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
As part of its commitment to strengthening Canada’s culture of innovation, the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF) introduced the first annual Canadian Innovation Week (May 22-31). The week will bring together partners and stakeholders from the innovation ecosystem to connect, cultivate…
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2018 #BCTECH Summit breaks attendance record

May 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Quantum computing, Cascadia and AI among biggest highlights from third annual event
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New AI technology division opens in Winnipeg

May 16, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
24-7 Intouch Introduces Laivly – to focus on emerging technology including artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation
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Huawei ups the ante with latest smartphone launch

May 15, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Mobile photography key to success of Chinese phone maker’s P20, P20 Pro and P20 lite products in Canada
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Toronto firm aims to build game-changing photonic quantum computers

May 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Xanadu Raises $9M Seed Round in hopes developing quantum computing based on its quantum photonic chips
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GaN Systems challenges China’s power engineers

May 13, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
In support of worldwide innovation in the power electronics industry, Ottawa-based GaN Systems, a global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, is once again sponsoring the distinguished China Power Supply Society (CPSS) design competition, which is currently underway with many top…