Tech

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ASOS rolls out visual search

The online fashion retailer’s image recognition tech is now available in Canada.

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Amazon lets users create their own Alexa skills

Alexa Blueprints gives the platform another layer of utility and customization.

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Tech in Action: Take a (non)break from bad weather

Spies Travel helped travelers appreciate their vacation destination by simulating the cold and rain back home.

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Snapchat launches shoppable AR

New features on the platform include the ability to incorporate ecommerce into branded lenses.

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A long ways to go

Editor Jennifer Horn on the less-discussed ways technology could impact the future of marketing.

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ATB partners with UAlberta on AI

The tech-forward bank enlists students and professors to develop real-world applications for machine learning.

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Canadians skeptical about artificial intelligence: report

Only a quarter of consumers trust the emerging tech, although companies leading the charge still received high marks.

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Air Canada Vacations picks Smith

As digital transformation AOR, the agency will develop new personalized experiences for travelers.

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Sid Lee hires digital CD in Toronto

Martin Szomolanyi will bring his experience to a growing number of clients looking for agile, innovative solutions.

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Element AI expands to Toronto

The Montreal-based incubator brings a team focused on R&D and marketing to its fifth office.

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Google and Target tested a voice-activated coupon

A pilot program shows how easy it could be to issue, find and redeem discounts on voice platforms.

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Which Canadian companies are hiring AI talent?

Data from Indeed suggests demand for machine learning skills is growing faster in Canada than in the U.S. and U.K.

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Big (biometric) data

Facial recognition, eye tracking and infrared cameras gave these ads a much, much deeper connection to consumers.

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In the kitchen with Bob Park

How the GE marketer is whipping up a digital-first strategy that even the U.S. arm of the appliance brand has its eyes on

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Rethinking social apps

How three brands delivered messages by tweaking the common approach to popular platforms.