Electronic Products & Technology



Product
November 5, 2018 by Stephen Law

Low power IoT processor enables embedded AI

GREENWAVE TECHNOLOGIES GAP8 IoT application processor enables the cost-effective development, deployment and autonomous operation of intelligent sensing devices that capture, analyze, classify and act on the fusion of rich data sources such as images, sounds or vibrations. Device is optimized…
News
September 25, 2018 by By Christopher Reynolds, The Canadian Press, Montreal

Canadian firms fall behind in adoption of artificial intelligence

Ethics-first approach by researchers in Canada may have tamped down deployment progress
News
August 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Automotive AI software, hardware and services market soars

Investment in AI for Autonomous Vehicles Will Rise Rapidly Over the Next Few Years, in Addition to Applications Focused on Personalization, Predictive Maintenance, Localization and Mapping, and Other Automotive Use Cases
News
August 3, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

LG set to launch North American AI research labs

Toronto and Silicon Valley labs to drive evolution of advanced AI technologies across multiple touchpoints
Product
July 18, 2018 by Stephen Law

ERP software delivers IoT, AI-infused technology

SYSPRO CANADA  ERP software solution delivers cutting edge technology such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT). Software release is aimed at distributors and manufacturers, leverages Industry 4.0 automation and data exchange capabilities to support IoT, Cloud…
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July 12, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Element AI launches AIFest at Montreal’s Startupfest

First of its kind three-day event offers curated content, hand-selected speakers that will discuss topics ranging from building AI, how to raise money in the AI sector, and broader topics like AI for Good
Feature
July 10, 2018 by Gil Ben-Dov, CEO, Total Phase Inc.

The future of AI and the embedded system

Embedded systems help AI programs to interact with the physical world around them, serving as an important part of preparing for or developing new innovations
News
July 10, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Advanced skills, talent help manage new tech risks

85% of Canadian organizations are investing in emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain and the Internet of Things (IoT). Few of them, however, are managing the risks associated with technology, such as cybersecurity threats and lack of talent.…
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July 4, 2018 by Matt O'Brien, The Associated Press, Boston

How much of AI surveillance is too much

When a CIA-backed venture capital fund took an interest in Rana el Kaliouby’s face-scanning technology for detecting emotions, the computer scientist and her colleagues did some soul-searching – and then turned down the money. “We’re not interested in applications where…
News
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
News
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