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June 23, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Tektronix supports International Women in Engineering Day

T&M leader recognizes former engineer Connie Wilson, a self-taught woman engineer who led the CRT engineering group
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June 22, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Applied Brain Research recognized as technology pioneer

World Economic Forum selects Waterloo-based AI software firm among the world’s most promising and diverse class of such pioneers
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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…
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June 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

IEEE releases international roadmap for devices, systems (IRDS)

IEEE Rebooting Computing (IEEE RC) Initiative fosters global collaboration on tracking industry trends and projecting technology requirements to advance the computing ecosystem 
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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…
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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
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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…
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June 12, 2018 by Stephen Law

CMC partners with Advanced Micro Foundry to accelerate photonics R&D

CMC Microsystems, Kingston ON, and Advanced Micro Foundry (AMF), a Singapore-based manufacturer of silicon photonics integrated circuits, are partnering to develop a new design automation platform for silicon photonics that will let Canadian university researchers take the lead in developing…
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June 11, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

#movethedial Global Summit aims to rally biz leaders

Toronto conference is aims to inspire and advance women in technology
Product
June 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

Professional maker kit comes in form of PCAP touchscreen

SCHURTER Engineering TouchKit is a professional maker kit in the form of a PCAP touchscreen for development engineers to experience first-hand the advantages of projected-capacitive technology. Kit contains Plug & Play 10.1” PCAP touchscreen sensor with controller based on an…
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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
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June 4, 2018 by Stephen Law

New consortium to address smart city needs

A number of Quebec-based technologies companies have banded with some international players to announce the creation of a marketing consortium aimed at addressing emerging tech needs in North America, including smart and electric land transportation systems, as well as smart…