Artificial Intelligence

The API-as-a-marketplace

As we’ve been spending time on B2B marketplaces and dev tools/platforms, we’ve come to realize that there’s an interesting sub-category that combines elements of both: the API-as-a-marketplace. What is an API-as-a-marketplace? Just like a traditional marketplace, an API-as-a-marketplace has t ...

Episode 118: The Business Case for Deep Fakes with Descript’s Kundan Kumar

Deep Fakes are incredibly realistic impersonations that blur the line between truth and fiction. So what happens when the tech to make them is available to everyone? We’re about to find out. Kundan Kumar is our guest on this episode of the Georgian Impact Podcast. He is co-founder of Lyrebird AI, ...

Episode 119: You Need a Data Strategy with Immuta’s Dan Wu

A solid data strategy can prevent your company from running aground and turning a huge opportunity into a horrible mess. Dan Wu is our guest on this episode of the Georgian Impact Podcast. Dan is a superstar commentator in the privacy and data governance space. He’s leveraging his Ph.D. in Sociol ...

Episode 120: AI for Accident and Disaster Recovery Has Arrived

Recovery from an accident or a disaster is slow and cumbersome. It can take weeks for the claims process to run its course. That painstaking process includes data collection though – and it turns out that dataset is the perfect training ground for AI. Alex Dalyac is our guest on this episode of t ...

Four Machine Learning Techniques in Simple Terms

Often when you hear experts talk about machine learning and artificial intelligence, it’s easy to feel alienated. A common sentiment we hear from entrepreneurs is that it can be hard to get beyond the buzzwords and grasp the specifics of what ML and AI can actually accomplish. At Georgian, we’r ...

Six Key Insights On Product Management From Virtual Scaletech 1.0

San Francisco-based Beckie Wood joined us for our first Virtual Scaletech AI Product event on May 20. Beckie spent 12 years at music streaming pioneer Pandora, before that she started her career in investment banking and equity research. She joined Pandora when it was a scrappy 60 person company an ...

The LawBytes Podcast, Episode 55: Mutale Nkonde on Racial Justice, Bias, and Technology

The world has been focused for the past several weeks on racial justice and the Black Lives Matter movement, with millions around the world taking to the streets to speak out against inequality and racism. Technology and concerns about racism and bias have been part of the discussion, with some of ...

Microsoft, Dream Legacy Foundation partner to support underrepresented founders

Microsoft for Startups Canada has entered into a new partnership with Dream Legacy Foundation in order to support diverse founders in the Canadian tech ecosystem. The partnership will directly support new and existing programming for organizations that are part of Dream Legacy Foundation’s Divers ...

S|W: The SaaS Weekly – Thrown for a loop

The SaaS Weekly is a weekly newsletter covering major SaaS news from Canada and around the globe. Subscribe to S|W using the form at the bottom of this page to ensure you don’t miss out on the most important SaaS news every week! BROUGHT TO YOU BY SAGE INTACCT: Facedrive looks to acquire Food ...

Two Northern Ontario teams selected to receive funding from Vale COVID-19 Challenge

Two Canadian solutions are among the eleven winners of the Vale COVID-19 Challenge, a competition collectively offering up to $1 million USD to help solutions developed by companies, institutions, or professionals, go to market. Nearly 1,800 solutions were submitted to the challenge globally, of wh ...