Sneak peak of MIT’s 10 breakthrough technologies for 2017

LAS VEGAS - MIT Technology Review's editor in chief Jason Pontin was at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Las Vegas today to preview the release of the magazines annual 10 breakthrough technologies issue.

Published on: February 14th, 2017 Alex Radu

Samsung Galaxy S8 likely to lose home button, feature curved screen, headphone jack

The next Galaxy smartphone from Samsung Electronics Ltd. will be making a clean break from its predecessors, according to Wall Street Journal insiders. Citing "people familiar with the matter," writers Eun-Young Jeong and Jonathan

Published on: February 10th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

System integrator pushing AI to the masses

System integrator Avanade is embracing artificial intelligence (AI)  in 2017, and it believes that you should be too. In its Technology Vision 2017, Avanade took a look at an increasingly over-saturated mobile market and

Published on: February 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

Globalive CEO Tony Lacavera on how Canada can become a leader in AI

To the general public, Tony Lacavera is probably still best known as the former CEO of Wind Mobile (now rebranded as Freedom Mobile), a role he stepped away from in 2014, though he's

Published on: January 13th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Top 10 wackiest gadgets at CES 2017

CES never fails to show the world some of the industry's crazier ideas, and 2017 wasn't an exception. From concept laptops to different takes on virtual reality, augmented reality, and drones, we've put

Published on: January 11th, 2017 Alex Radu

All the tech integrated with AI at CES 2017

If CES 2017 is any indication, it seems like the next logical step in the advancement of technology is to infect everything with artificial intelligence (AI). Whether it be a car, a toaster,

Published on: January 9th, 2017 Alex Radu

Next-gen technology the future for deal registration, ChannelEyes CEO says

Artificial intelligence (AI). Predictive analytics. Machine learning. Next-generation technologies offer great potential for deal registration, and that potential will be seen within the next five years channel-wide, according to an industry-leading CEO. "When

Published on: December 20th, 2016 Alex Radu

Cybersecurity AI firm Cylance launches channel program

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning cybersecurity company Cylance Inc. has launched its channel partner program for American and Canadian partners. The southern-California based company is one of the first to use AI

Published on: December 15th, 2016 Alex Radu

Weekly Update – Amazon AI, Android malware in Google accounts, Canadian immigration

IT World Canada's Eric Emin Wood and Alex Radu discuss the top stories of the week in tech news. Amazon unveils 'Alexa for the enterprise,' SQL database support at Re:Invent Android malware steals

Published on: December 2nd, 2016 Alex Radu

AWS announces a lot at Re: Invent show

LAS VEGAS - What might surprise the channel community about AWS is that the cloud giant has made more than 1,000 announcements in 2016. In 2015, AWS made exactly 722 announcements. And, the

Published on: November 30th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Salesforce partners will get access to Einstein AI next year

The independent software vendors (ISVs) - or "app innovation" partners as Salesforce.com Inc. now refers to them - building on the Salesforce platform will be able to call on Einstein, the new integrated

Published on: October 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Microsoft launches AI and research team

Microsoft Corp. continues to go all in on artificial intelligence (AI) with the creation of a new Microsoft AI and Research Group that will be headed by executive vice president, Harry Shum.   The

Published on: September 29th, 2016 Alex Radu

New solution provider wants to be your innovation lab

TORONTO – There is a new solution provider in the Canadian marketplace. Called TribalScale, the company has been in business for a mere seven months but the company has already made waves with

Published on: July 5th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

IBM CEO ushers in the era of cognitive computing

Orlando, Fla. - Ginni Rometty was on her way to the IBM Partnerworld Leadership Conference when she got an abrupt call from U.S. President Barack Obama to join him in California for the

Published on: February 17th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto