Tech

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Rogers and Mojio partner on connected car service

Smart Drive will allow customers to bring connected capabilities and diagnostics to almost any vehicle.

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Companies more active in Canadian startup funding

The latest PwC MoneyTree report shows large corporations have had a larger role in supporting new ventures in 2017.

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Harley-Davidson issues a connected challenge

The brand uses mobile, beacon and GPS tech in a contest that aims to get riders on the road and engaged with their community.

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Working together to escape Dunkirk

Jam3 and Warner Bros. create a co-op VR experience to promote Christopher Nolan’s latest film.

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Chevrolet brings its app to Apple Watch

The auto brand aims to grow the audience for myChevrolet and its remote vehicle control features.

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Mobile banking satisfaction on the rise

RBC and Scotiabank have the highest-rated offerings, according to J.D. Power.

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GMC lets you race a truck-pulled wagon

The truck brand puts a twist on one of the Calgary Stampede’s most popular events using virtual reality.

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Estee Lauder brings AR to a chatbot

The “conversational lipstick advisor” is the brand’s latest application.

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Unilever sees big hiring changes thanks to online games

New analytical partners have automated the interview process and made it more efficient.

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Tech in Action: You know nothing

A chatbot also serves as a smart encyclopedia for keeping track of characters from Game of Thrones.

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Google brings DeepMind to Edmonton

The AI research lab’s first international location aims to take advantage of local academic expertise in deep learning.

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Explorers’ Edge brings its attractions to mobile

The tourism organization launches a suite of tours to show connected travellers the full scope of what to do in Central Ontario.

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Did a robot write that ad?

Agencies are testing artificial intelligence for ad delivery. What does that mean for the creative?

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Tech in Action: Nike’s AR treasure hunt

An update to the brand’s SNKRS app rewards sneaker heads for going the extra step.

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Dentsu Aegis advances new talent’s tech chops

Partnering with Google on an internship program aims to bring innovative thinking into its agencies from the bottom up.