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Gadget Watch: Google adds a screen to Home
Plus, Amazon brings Alexa to French Canadians and Samsung launches smart home hub north of the border.
Central 1 launches banking on Alexa
The credit union may be the first in Canada to offer customers the ability to make payments and transfer funds on the platform.
A look at smart speaker adoption in Canada
Media Technology Monitor gets a look into how the young category is growing and who is leading the market.
Fall TV’s balancing act
Broadcasters aim to draw eyes (and advertisers) with rejigged schedules, fresh content and digital streamers.
The new speed (and paths) of retail
How mass brands are going direct and digital in an effort to win consumers first and fast.
Amazon to expand Vancouver hub
A new office will be home to 3,000 staff working on ecomm tech, cloud computing and machine learning.
Amazon lets users create their own Alexa skills
Alexa Blueprints gives the platform another layer of utility and customization.
A long ways to go
Editor Jennifer Horn on the less-discussed ways technology could impact the future of marketing.
Tech in Action: Alexa, mow my lawn
Husqvarna has announced voice-powered Alexa integration with its robotic lawnmower.
Ecobee to bring AI to more rooms of your home
The connected home company plans to use recent funding to expand its line of smart, voice-powered products.
The Quick Fire: Essential trends for marketers
JWT Intelligence's Lucie Greene dissects The Future 100 report to highlight consumer-led trends shaping modern brands.
Evo launches a skill for Alexa
The BCAA's car sharing service is the first in Canada to give members a voice-powered option.
Up to the Minute: On Q wins Three Farmers
Plus, Someplace Nice grows its production team, CWW lands Bermuda Tourism and more news you may have missed.
Amazon wants to make sense of your connected devices
A new dedicated service will help customers deal with the volume and unstructured nature of IoT data.
Amazon launches Alexa in Canada
How local brands are working with Amazon's AI assistant now that it has officially arrived.