Why Canadian Universities Struggle To Compete On The Global Stage

Murtaza Haider | Posted 09.16.2016 | Canada Business
Murtaza Haider

Success in higher education depends on attracting highly qualified professionals -- graduate students, researchers, and professors -- to universities. In a world dominated by brands, Canadian universities lag far behind their American and European counterparts to attract global talent to Canada.

5 Common Misconceptions About Deep Learning

Foteini Agrafioti | Posted 11.25.2016 | Canada Business
Foteini Agrafioti

Deep learning is the buzzword of the moment inside tech circles and as the public plugs into what this breakthrough in artificial intelligence (AI) means for the future of technology, a number of common misconceptions have emerged. Below, our machine learning experts at Architech Labs clear up some of the confusion.

Meet The Misfits Trying To Cram The World's Climate In A Box

The Huffington Post Canada | Evan Pang | Posted 12.13.2015 | Canada Impact

This tech is going to do farming what Wikipedia did to Britannica: kill it

The Youngest Pilot To Fly The World Solo | Posted 05.23.2015 | Canada

If you've ever thought a dream was too big to achieve or an idea too ridiculous to pursue, look to Matt Guthmiller to inspire you to your highest ambi...

Meet the Youngest Pilot to Fly Around the World Solo

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 05.16.2015 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

If you've ever thought a dream was too big to achieve or an idea too ridiculous to pursue, look to Matt Guthmiller to inspire you to your highest ambitions. Guthmiller, a sophomore at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, spent his summer vacation last year flying around the world. On his own. In a single-engine plane more than a decade older than him.

LOOK: Robots Can Now Assemble Themselves From Sheets Of Paper

CP | Seth Borenstein, The Associated Press | Posted 10.07.2014 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - In what may be the birth of cheap, easy-to-make robots, researchers have created complex machines that transform themselves from little m...

Boston Bombing Amputee Dances For 1st Time

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

For the first time since she lost her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombing, a ballroom dance teacher performed on stage, bringing an emotional clim...

Was Wikileaks the Root of Aaron Swartz's Problems?

Justin Beach | Posted 03.24.2013 | Canada Business
Justin Beach

According to Mashable, Aaron Swartz may have been a source for Wikileaks. If looked at in light of the U.S. vendetta against Wikileaks, their extreme overreaction to Swartz's "copyright violations" involving academic journals suddenly makes sense. The Government's response to Wikileaks has been nothing less than rabid.

Home Schooling Isn't for Losers Anymore

Paul Barter | Posted 04.10.2012 | Canada
Paul Barter

Online education is making the same transformation that online dating made over the past few years: It's no longer relegated to the sideline, seen as a niche area for the desperate. Instead it's being recognized as an easier way to solve a big problem: finding the right skills.