Machine learning, a popular subfield of artificial intelligence that is revolutionizing everything from legal research to
May 22, 2018
Alán Aspuru-Guzik, a Mexican-American scholar in theoretical and computational chemistry, was recently named a Canada 150 Research Chair jointly appointed to the University of Toronto’s departments of chemistry and
April 12, 2018
If you've fostered the growth of hundreds of student and researcher startups, and your alumni have founded 190,000 private sector companies and non-profit organizations that generate US$368 b
February 21, 2018
Geoffrey Hinton, by now, needs little introduction – which is presumably why a Toronto Life profile of the pioneering University of Toronto artificial intelligence researcher seeks to delve deeper into the man behind the machines.
January 31, 2018
Artificial intelligence is poised to forever change the business world – from self-driving trucks to stores that ship products before customers buy them – but executives still have a lot to learn about the technology and how to successfully implement it.
January 30, 2018
Helen Kontozopoulos may not be an artificial intelligence researcher, but she knows more than most about the technology – not to mention what it takes to put it to practical use.
January 29, 2018
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One of Canada’s biggest banks has purchased a promising artificial intelligence, or AI, startup that was co-founded by two U of T alumni and a local lawyer and entrepreneur – further evidence of how big corporations are eager to scoop up the country's top AI talent.
January 10, 2018
From self-driving cars to finding disease cures, artificial intelligence, or AI, has rapidly emerged as a potentially revolutionary technology – and the pace of innovation is only set to speed up.
January 04, 2018
From server rooms to squirrels, selfies to swimmers – University of Toronto photographers captured them all in pixels
Here is a selection of some of our favourite pictures in what was another big year for the university:
December 14, 2017
There are bound to be critics, but deep learning “godfather” and head Google researcher Geoffrey Hinton says his latest contribution to the artificial intelligence, or AI, field could be just as important as his earlier, pioneering work.
November 29, 2017