Uber Pioneer Opens Own Self-Driving Company

Ben Hamill - June 10, 2021

Raquel Urtasun, one of Uber Canada’s self-driving vehicle pioneers, has left the tech giant and is now focusing on starting Waabi, her own self-driving company. Since the global health crisis turned the demand for travel upside down...Read More

AI Ready To Reshape Online Bingo’s Future

Ben Hamill - February 05, 2021

Artificial Intelligence technology may soon transform the way online Bingo players get to engage with their favourite game. Bingo giant Best New Bingo Sites has already started looking at new and exciting ways AI could potentially improve...Read More

Relax Gaming Rakes In Top Poker Award

Ben Hamill - February 10, 2020

This year’s 2020 Gaming Intelligence (GI) Awards, a top-class casino games and entertainment awards event, has crowned none other than leading casino games and platform provider with the highly sought-after Poker Supplier of the Ye...Read More

Canada’s AI Boom A Foreign Free-For-All

Ben Hamill - February 07, 2020

Artificial Intelligence is without a doubt the next big creator of wealth. So much so that Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban famously pointed out that in his opinion, the world’s first trillionaires are bound to be those who master the ...Read More

New Documentary Explores How AI Tracks Our Emotions

Ben Hamill - November 20, 2019

Forget Cambridge Analytica and Zuckerberg’s Facebook’s supposed involvement in selling off for commercial gain our personal data in all the sneakiest of ways. According to a recently released short documentary by independent ...Read More

BCLC Not Yet Ready To Roll Out AI Tech

Ben Hamill - July 17, 2019

Artificial Intelligence is a many-faceted thing; some would even go as far as calling it a many-headed monster. But whether you are impressed by the technology for its many uses in terms of safety and security features made easier and mor...Read More

Macau Introduces AI Cameras To Monitor Players

Ben Hamill - July 04, 2019

The fact that casinos are constantly monitoring the movements of the players present on gaming floors with the help of CCTV cameras isn’t news to most people. This is accepted as a necessary evil and players are informed of the fact...Read More

Stadia Rival Polystream Gets Cash Injection

Ben Hamill - April 09, 2019

There’s a lot to be said for striking the iron while it’s still hot. But more often than not, there is actually something there to strike away at. Meet Polystream; the service intent on giving Google’s new games streamin...Read More

Biometric Data Pushes Privacy Law Progress

Ben Hamill - April 06, 2019

Biometric recognition is becoming increasingly common. Fingerprint scanning capabilities are seen on more smartphones, and airports are using fingerprint and facial recognition technology to identify people. Home security cameras can lear...Read More

IGT Signs Offer Of Extended Loto-Quebec Deal

Ben Hamill - March 21, 2019

If luck is indeed a thing capable of turning, then gaming-tech supplier International Game Technology (IGT) has stumbled upon the Holy Grail. Not too long ago, the brand was struggling to keep their ship from sinking, but it certainly app...Read More

AI and Smart Systems To Offer Player Support

Ben Hamill - March 19, 2019

Attendees of the New Horizons in Responsible Gaming Conference are being educated about the innovative solutions that are at their disposal concerning the fight against problem gambling. Some of the topics up for discussion include artifi...Read More

Calls For Canada To Keep Its AI-Tech At Home

Ben Hamill - February 17, 2019

Canada has, over the course of the last three decades, invested a lot of money and human resources into research into the field of artificial intelligence and machine learning. A recent study shows that fewer than half of the last 100 ma...Read More

North Redesigns the Smartglasses Concept

Ben Hamill - November 15, 2018

Some of the world’s biggest tech giants have tried (and failed) to market ‘smartglasses’ to their customers. However, one small Canadian firm thinks that they have the juice to reinvent the wheel, promoting the smart spe...Read More

A Poker Bot That Plays Perfect Games

Ben Hamill - August 08, 2018

The computer science department in the University Of Alberta have created a program that plays perfect Heads-Up Limit Hold’em Poker. The announcement triggered a frenzy in the media, with many declaring that the age of computers rul...Read More

Artificial Intelligence Overwhelms Pros at Poker

Ben Hamill - January 11, 2017

Whilst we humans must suffice with swimming with dolphins, our "companions" with artificial intelligence (or AI) can play chess with world champions, calculate faster than any human, and now they can play and win at poker against some of ...Read More