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KPMG enlists Stradigi AI on strategic partnership

The advisory firm will work with the AI company to identify how to integrate solutions into a clients’ business.

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Dentsu Aegis introduces advertising to tech-inclined students

The CODE is a program aiming to not just train young people for the digital economy, but present the industry as a career option.

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The Next Big Thing in measurement

How legacy research companies are sparking a rebirth of audience measurement.

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BMO invests in arts-focused AI lab at University of Toronto

From the Tech newsletter: The bank aims to educate employees and understand the human impact of technology.

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Capital One funds accelerator tackling financial stability

Innovative Financial Health will use the support to help startups develop solutions that address a growing issue.

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The Next Big Thing in research

As the field begins to see more traction, players in neuromarketing look to automate their tech.

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How creative leaders are adapting to new tech

A poll of advertising and marketing managers reveals the barriers to integrating things like AI into their teams.

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Adidas turns transit passes into scratch cards with AR

An execution inside Toronto streetcars gave any passenger with a phone the chance to win Ultra Boost sneakers.

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The Next Big Thing in artificial intelligence

From the Strategy Tech newsletter: New ways brands are using AI to find efficiencies, launch products and get closer to customers.

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Best Buy’s staff take their work home with them

The retailer emphasizes the knowledge of its Blue Shirt advisors in a new campaign to help guide customers through complicated choices.

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Tech in Action: Using AI to defy biases

To bring food insecurity closer to home, Feeding America turned 1,000 images into a photo of one person.

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L’Oreal releases its UV-tracking wearable globally

A new sensor for La Roche-Posay adds a hardware component to the beauty giant’s brands-as-a-service strategy.

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The big takeaways from Amazon’s hardware event

The company is extending the reach of Alexa and Ring, though new privacy features don’t address some major concerns.

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Leo Burnett Toronto added to Samsung’s agency roster

The agency will begin its assignment by working with fellow Publicis agencies to support the launch of the Galaxy Note 10.

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View from the C-Suite: Samsung wants to be a cultural enabler

CMO David Allard explains how working with influencers helps further the brand’s “do what you can’t” positioning.