Nvidia will open deep learning research lab in Toronto

Nvidia will open deep studying analysis lab in Toronto

Nvidia immediately introduced plans to open an AI analysis facility in Toronto to additional discover novel approaches to deep studying. The workforce shall be led by deep studying and pc imaginative and prescient professional and University of Toronto assistant professor Sanja Fidler. The lab will function out of Nvidia’s Toronto workplace, which can double its present headcount […]

Rob Ford's brother is running for Ontario Premier, but Rob Ford's widow is suing him for stealing millions from the family

Rob Ford's brother is operating for Ontario Premier, however Rob Ford's widow is suing him for stealing thousands and thousands from the household

Rob Ford was Toronto’s laughable, deplorable crack-addict mayor; his brother is a far-right Trump determine, operating for Premier of Ontario (having stolen the social gathering management via fraud), who created literal fake news when he employed a fake reporter to comply with him on the marketing campaign path and ask him softball questions. […]

What Is Terrorism? Attacks in Canada and Belgium Reflect Uncertain Definition

What Is Terrorism? Attacks in Canada and Belgium Reflect Uncertain Definition

Two masked bombers walked right into a crowded restaurant near Toronto and detonated a home made explosive that wounded not less than 15 individuals. In Belgium, a quickly freed prisoner went on a lethal rampage, stabbing and capturing individuals and taking hostages earlier than the police killed him. In each assaults, every carried out in […]

Samsung opens second North American AI lab in Toronto

The Toronto crew is led by Dr. Sven Dickinson, who previously chaired the University of Toronto’s Computer Science division and has experience in object recognition. Samsung would not mince phrases about why it is organising store in Toronto as a substitute of one other North American metropolis: it is all in regards to the expertise. […]

Toronto cops eat drugs, freak out, and charged with Attempting to Obstruct Justice

Toronto cops eat medication, freak out, and charged with Attempting to Obstruct Justice

If you’re a cop who requires backup to avoid wasting you from drug-induced hallucinations, you’re going to have a nasty yr. This past January, Toronto Police Service Constable Vittorio Dominelli and his companion, whose identify has but to be launched, had been on responsibility when, allegedly, they determined to chow down on some marijuana-laced edibles. Apparently, […]

On Social Media’s Fringes, Growing Extremism Targets Women

On Social Media’s Fringes, Growing Extremism Targets Women

Even although these males could by no means meet in individual, they’ll nonetheless derive a strong identification. Men who beforehand felt disconnected and misplaced could now really feel a way of belonging and significance. “These online communities serve a very important function in that respect,” mentioned Michael Kimmel, a sociologist who runs the Center for […]

‘Saskatoon Likes Me’: The Canada Letter

‘Saskatoon Likes Me’: The Canada Letter

This week introduced two bits of fine fortune my approach: assembly Jada Yuan and my third journey of the 12 months to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, “the Paris of the prairies.” Saskatoon is the one Canadian vacation spot on The New York Times’s listing of 52 Places to Visit in 2018, and Jada is writing about all […]

At Toronto Vigil for Victims of Van Attack: Sadness, Civic Pride and Uneasiness

At Toronto Vigil for Victims of Van Attack: Sadness, Civic Pride and Uneasiness

The procession was led by a singing choir, with folks behind them hoisting banners that learn “Love for all hatred for none.” Some of these marching wore orange shirts that mentioned “Free Hugs” The march ended at Mel Lastman Square, the place spiritual leaders representing Toronto’s extremely various inhabitants — Hindus, Jews, humanists, Muslims, Christians, […]

Eight of 10 Victims in Toronto Van Rampage Were Women

Eight of 10 Victims in Toronto Van Rampage Were Women

Twelve of the surviving victims stay in hospital. Dr. Dirk Huyer, Ontario’s chief coroner, mentioned the identifications have been accomplished after his workplace had methodically gone via dental information, fingerprints, X-rays and DNA assessments. A coroner in Saskatchewan had misidentified one of many victims within the Humboldt Broncos bus crash this month, however Dr. Huyer […]