Articles Tagged ‘Microsoft’

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Publicis Groupe offers a first look at Marcel

The holding company demoed its much-hyped global collaboration platform and gave more details about its launch.

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Microsoft announces new AI platform

An upcoming Windows 10 update promises to make consumer apps work faster across all devices.

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Microsoft names new AI lead in Montreal

Geoffrey Gordon joins amidst plans to double the company’s team of experts in the city.

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Bricks-and-mortar retail alive and well, study finds

Why the death of traditional retail stores might be “greatly exaggerated.”

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Microsoft bets on B.C.’s mixed reality community

The company adds to its AR and VR teams in Vancouver and invests in the next generation of developers.

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Microsoft launches global AI competition

Venutre.AI will split $3.5 million between four companies aiming to advance the technology.

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Microsoft bets on Montreal AI

The tech giant acquires deep learning startup Maluuba and further invests in the city’s growing AI community.

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A day to tackle sexism

How some brands hope to affect lasting change on International Women’s Day.

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Lessons from the ‘Supermarket of the Future’

Jackman Reinvents’ Ardie Wen on how brands and retailers need to think about tech’s role in the store environment.

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Google is most influential brand, again

The tech co receives high marks for innovation and trustworthiness while Netflix soars for women and millennials.

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What’s in store for Cadillac Fairview

Former Xbox marketer Jason Anderson plans to make the mall property owner a household name.

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Microsoft meets Gen Z

An influencer campaign puts the new Surface 3 in the hands of YouTubers in an effort to speak to younger students.

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Which brands are meaningful for Canadians?

Havas Media’s new report suggests many consumers wouldn’t care if most brands disappeared altogether.

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Shopper Innovation Awards: Xbox reveals mysterious consoles

The brand asked gamers to proclaim their support (and garnered pledges from more than 130,000 fans) to help unlock the consoles for a surprise.

Mandeep Malik at McMaster U and Pallavi Sodhi at York U deliver seminars in partnership with industry

Learning the ropes

How colleges and universities are trying to ensure the next generation of marketers have the skills needed to succeed in the biz.