A University of Alberta biotechnology spinoff wants to put Edmonton at the epicentre of molecular discoveries by creating an immense searchable database that could speed up and drive down the cost of research and development. 393 more words
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A young person asked me to check out their Tumblr and I glanced at their cup before they explained that it’s a website of some kind. 637 more words
PHILADELPHIA (CNN)–FaceApp, the popular photo-filter application, said it is removing new “ethnicity filters” after angry users condemned the update as racist.
The feature prompted users to alter selfies with “black,” “Indian” and “Asian” filters. 172 more words
An Edmonton technology company is aiming to double in size by climbing aboard the international building boom in rail transit.
Willowglen Systems, which moved last winter into new offices at 9808 42 Ave., creates industrial automation equipment primarily used to help run pipelines and other facilities in the oil and gas industry. 509 more words
CBS Local — Google will invest $50 million “for the changing nature of work,” starting with investments in the U.S. and Europe to train job seekers and improve working conditions for others, the company announced last week. 305 more words
CBS Local — Facebook has shut down a pair of artificial intelligence robots after they invented their own language.
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