Artificial intelligence must be regulated to protect Canadians' privacy and human rights, a federal watchdog says.
Telus makes foray into agriculture using AI to help food chain
One of Canada’s biggest telecommunications companies is making a foray into agriculture, using technologies such as artificial intelligence to help farmers and ranchers optimize efforts across the food chain.
Firms with more robots also have more workers overall: StatsCan
Statistics Canada says domestic firms that invested in robots since the late 1990s have also expanded their human workforces, suggesting a less than "apocalyptic" result for workers overall.
Apple Inc. acquired a startup specializing in advanced artificial intelligence and computer vision technology that may help the iPhone maker improve its own AI across a number of apps and services.
Uber investors pressuring CEO to revamp the self-driving division
Once deemed a front-runner in autonomous vehicles, the ride-hailing giant is struggling with its software and losing some of its best brains.
Asia REIT, Consumer, Telecom Stocks Favored: JPMorgan PB
Sep.16 -- Raymond Cheng, head of Asia equity strategy at JPMorgan Private Bank, explains why he thinks the region's economies need more stimulus, and discusses the opportunities he sees in stock markets. He speaks with Yvonne Man and Tom Mackenzie on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
Pandemic may permanently replace some human jobs with machines
The coronavirus pandemic has the potential to permanently replace some humans with machines, according to a new study on Monday from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
Aug.30 -- Mark Brayan, chief executive officer of Appen Ltd., which specializes in making human-annotated data sets, the essential building blocks of artificial intelligence, discusses financial results and business prospects. It’s shares had risen over 80% year-to-date until they came under pressure following the release of its half-year results towards the end of last week. Although Appen delivered strong sales and earnings growth, investors appear to have been disappointed that management didn’t upgrade its guidance. Brayan speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."
Goodbye to bartenders: Robots could soon make your drink
The re-imagining of nightlife after the coronavirus pandemic now includes contactless cocktails.
Macy's sued over use of Clearview facial-recognition software
Macy’s Retail Holdings Inc. was targeted in one of the first lawsuits against users of the controversial facial-recognition software made by startup Clearview AI.