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Cybera helps non-profit initiative using large video files

Iman Bukhari, Communications Specialist

The everyday use of video is advancing every year, as is the size and quality of these videos.

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Systems and statistics: moving data science beyond machine learning

Data science focuses on applying statistical methods — primarily machine learning algorithms — to transform data resources, big or small, into data products that provide actionable insights.

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Alberta start-up forging tracks in the transloading industry

A successful Alberta start-up is bringing the Internet of Things (IoT) to the rail industry through a new product called the TRIG XLOAD.

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Students Helping Students with Tech at the Calgary Girls’ School

Calgary Girls’ School is using technology progressively and intentionally. This has been an important driving force in their pedagogy, and has led their learners to many wonderful and sometimes unexpected places.

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Calgary EDU App Challenge: Nov 6-8, 2015

It takes more than one app developer to create educational tools for students. It takes students, educators, school boards, businesses, community organizations, designers, creators and coders to build something truly valuable.

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Cybera asks Cabinet to dismiss Bell Canada petition to overturn CRTC wholesale high speed access decision

Alyssa Moore, Policy & Strategy Analyst

Cybera has submitted detailed comments to the federal Cabinet on a petition that Bell Canada filed under section 12 of the Telecommunications Actwith respect to a decision issued by the CRTC concerning wholesale regulation of high-speed Internet access services.

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We wish you a techie Christmas

The holidays are just around the corner! This year we asked our staff what their favourite science fiction movies are. Check out some of the answers.

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151Research Inc. Innovates 3D Imaging Grain Monitoring Solution

Steady food supply is the cornerstone of civilization. Most folks don’t consider food storage challenges beyond the confines of their own kitchen appliance. But imagine: what happens in a “bin” lies at the heart of our ability to feed the world.

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Demonstrating Big Data Transfer at Supercomputing 2015

Iman Bukhari, Communications Specialist
John Shillington, Vice President, Technology

November’s Supercomputing 2015 conference featured a demonstration of a massive dataset being transferred from the University of Alberta to the demo booth in Austin, Texas.

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New Software Tool Simulates and Optimizes for Eco-Friendly and Economical Bio Harvest

A recent TRTech project conducted in collaboration with the International Institute for Sustainable Development has developed software to simulate and optimize a biofuel harvest.

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