Large companies looking to innovate the digital economy are still under the assumption that everyone in Canada has access to high-speed internet, said Duncan Stewart, when in fact, nearly a quarter of people are “sipping through a straw.”

Published: January 11th, 2018


Deloitte: Machine learning will reach ‘prime time’ status by 2020

A lower barrier to entry and a spike in the number of pilot projects involving machine learning will lead to various industries doubling its implementation this year and again in 2020, according to

Published on: January 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

2015 predictions: The future of Canadian retail

In 2015, the face of retail in Canada will drastically change into showroom style boutiques and branded ecosystems - creating new opportunities for brands, distributors and retailers to engage consumers in-person and virtually

Published on: December 16th, 2014 Ashley Huffman

SkyMotion’s weather app delivers forecasts accurate within 1 km

Montreal-based app developer Sky Motion Research Inc. has released a weather forecasting app that delivers predictions accurate to within one-square-kilometer of a user's position.The app is trying to address the uncertainty around weather

Published on: August 15th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Cell phone tower signals could help predict floods, says researcher

In Israel's Judean desert, a good weather forecast can mean the difference between life and death.But meteorologists don't have any effective methods to help them predict the flash floods that might occur in

Published on: August 5th, 2009 Brian Jackson