First Canadian firm joins Nvidia partner program to build enterprise AI

Toronto is quickly becoming one of the most prominent artificial intelligence research hubs on the planet, and a Toronto-based company has become the first Canadian partner of Nvidia Corporation, a US-based technology company

Published on: December 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Cisco introduces AI-powered virtual assistant named Spark

DALLAS – Cisco’s meeting and collaboration solution Spark will be getting a new Artificial Intelligence-based voice assistant that will also be called Spark. Cisco made it clear that Spark Assistant is not a

Published on: November 2nd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Hashtag Trending – Facebook’s inappropriate VR promo, Dow Jones accidentally spreads fake news

Facebook uses the devastation in Puerto Rico for a bizarre virtual reality promotion, NVIDIA unveils the first computer chips for developing fully autonomous vehicles, and Dow Jones spreads fake news. From Twitter, Facebook

Published on: October 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Why Nvidia is pushing enhanced virtual reality?

Normal people don’t know – or care – about the difference between a CPU (central processing unit) and a GPU (graphic processing unit). They simply want to use their computers to create and

Published on: July 31st, 2017 Max Spindle

New Nvidia channel program to advance the AI cloud

Nvidia used open day at the Computex 2017 Trade Show in Taiwan to launched a alliance partner program with some of the world's original design manufacturers (ODM) such as Foxconn, Inventec, Quanta and

Published on: May 30th, 2017 CDN Staff

Top new products from the Computex show 2017

         

Published on: May 30th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Eurocom to take the channel in the opposite direction

Ottawa-based high performance notebook vendor Eurocom Corp. is introducing a new channel program and strategy. In its history, Eurocom has taken a niche approach to the market with its products but going forward

Published on: February 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP’s new workstations are ready for virtual reality

HP Inc. has announced new workstations  targeting content creators in the fledgling Virtual Reality (VR) space. New HP Z Workstation configurations feature NVidia's Quadro professional GPUs and have been deemed "NVidia VR Ready."

Published on: April 4th, 2016 CDN Staff

Can SurfaceBook redefine the laptop?

TORONTO – The Microsoft SurfaceBook along with Surface Pro 4 and the Surface 3 are available for pre order today. Canadian availability starts Oct. 26th and you can see these products at the

Published on: October 16th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

How Matrox has thrived after four decades under NVidia and AMD’s shadow

Matrox could very well be the Blackberry of video cards. Rather than squabble over the consumer market dominated by NVidia and AMD, the Canadian graphics card vendor has made a name for itself

Published on: January 2nd, 2015 Dave Yin

Asus soups up ZenBook with colour from 3M

In an era where vendors battle each other on either features or price, Asus is taking another direction and releasing its latest notebook with a heavy focus on colour. Asus has made available

Published on: December 3rd, 2014 CDN Staff

New Dell workstations double memory over previous generation

Dell has refreshed its workstation lineup, announcing new mainstream and performance tower and rack workstations with what the vendor promises is significantly improved performance over previous generation models. New are the Dell Precision

Published on: August 13th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Surface Mini tablet coming soon?

Consumers in the market for a new tablet device might find a host of new Surface models on store shelves soon. Microsoft Corp. is said to be preparing to introduce several new versions

Published on: May 7th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Ottawa vendor partners with Best Buy on new PC line

Eurocom of Ottawa has confirmed that it has struck a deal with Best Buy Canada and will be working together on building business and consumer notebooks for the marketplace. These machines will feature

Published on: January 17th, 2014 CDN Staff