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Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster is partnering with lululemon, Microsoft, Wysdom.AI and Queen’s University on Wellbeing.ai, a $20 million project to improve wellbeing among people.
The organizations are collaborating on the development of a digital wellbeing platform that will help people better understand their physical and mental health through interactions with virtual agents. ➝ Get the full story.
HP Inc. is set to acquire BC-based Teradici, which provides remote computing software that enables users to securely access high-performance computing from any PC, Chromebook or tablet.
The acquisition is meant to enhance HP’s capabilities in the Personal Systems category by delivering new compute models and services tailored for remote and hybrid work. ➝ Get the full story.
General Fusion (GF) is working with Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) on a project to advance fusion energy technology.
More specifically, the pair is developing tritium extraction techniques for use in commercial fusion power plants. As a corporate goal, General Fusion is aiming to develop a practical and economical approach to Magnetized Target Fusion (MTF). MTF is fueled by hydrogen isotopes deuterium and tritium. ➝ Go deeper.
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Vancouver wearables company FORM’s Smart Swim Goggles were featured in Popular Mechanics’ in this piece: For Pool Laps and Ocean Swims, These are the Best Swim Goggles.
The program is meant to provide women, including students and experienced mid-career managers, as well as new immigrants with training and sponsored work placements in artificial intelligence, machine learning and data science.
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Keela CEO Nejeed Kassam joined Andrew Mosawi on the Contributions podcast to discuss how nonprofits are beholden to unfair metrics for results and how important it is for them to advocate for tracking the right metrics to allow for innovation and growth.
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