Canadian Tech Sector Thrives, but Struggles to Keep Its Talent – WSJ

Yes, it’s true. Funny that #Trudeau mentions the “#brain drain” days after I had published a lengthy article about it here. Mr. Trudeau has lamented a “brain drain” of #Canada’s best tech minds, saying at a recent #Google event in

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House Prices Officially Falling in Mississauga | insauga.com

Living in the suburbs has been fruitful for your property value however that (#bubble) is about to deflate. As for numbers specific to the entire #GTA, a detached house in the 905 currently costs about $879,048 (way down from $910,216

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WeWork Opens 35,000 Square-Foot Second Toronto Location – Techvibes

Good work #Toronto! More space for us to be competitive against places like San Francisco / Bay Area, Seattle, Boston and New York. The new location covers an impressive 35,000 plus square feet and sports two common areas along with

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China’s Fourth Industrial Revolution: Artificial Intelligence

#China has not only surpassed the US in its economy, it’s also way ahead in the #AI game! Time to learn some Mandarin… In March 2017, China established its National #Engineering Laboratory of #Deep Learning #Technology under the leadership of

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Rubikloud Expands AI Presence in Toronto With 60 New Jobs – Techvibes

Nice to see a peer company in Toronto getting big wins in the market (and hiring a ton). “The state of the enterprise AI market is nascent, with few companies deploying AI solutions to businesses,” said Kerry Liu, CEO of

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Steve Jobs’s Advice on the Only 4 Times You Should Say ‘No’ Is Brilliant | Inc.com

In this era of distractions, learning to say “NO” is truly powerful People think #focus means saying yes to the thing you’ve got to focus on. But that’s not what it means at all. It means saying no to the

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Lack of venture capital money, lack of visionary technology leaders and lack of Canadian exits

This is part III of the series where I will examine the problem that #Canada has with its lack of #funding for #technology startups. If you happen to have missed part I of Canada, and more specifically Toronto, belongs at the

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February meeting – review datathon results, planning 2018 and more!

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 22 Feb 2018 7:00 PM Venue Edmonton Community Foundation View Map • What we’ll doAgendaWe will be reviewing the combined results of the 2017 datathon and what’s the next step.Discussion around options for 2018 datathon

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