Montreal's reputation for combining geek culture with creative culture is also encompassing cognitive computing; that is, artificial intelligence, deep learning and the technologies powering VR and AR. Among the two other AI hubs, Montreal stands out.
How will cars be sold when we’ve lost the pleasure of driving and the adrenaline it brings, of coasting along winding mountain roads? Our VP, Strategy, Stéphane Mailhiot, reflects on a changing industry.
Creativity is increasingly heralded as the last bastion against the automation of human work. The logic goes, if we do creative work, then we can never be replaced by a machine, n’est-ce pas? But what if algorithms could judge creative content?
You have probably noticed that Facebook, by default, pushes to the forefront the statuses and updates of the friends and pages you interact with the most. To do this, it uses algorithms to filter the content deemed to be most interesting to you.