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Artificial intelligence: Invaluable in the fight against COVID-19

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have developed artificial intelligence (AI) technology to help doctors determine the severity of COVID-19 cases. The initiative, named COVID-Net,...

UW to receive part of Ontario’s $2 million funding for mental...

On May 28, the Ontario government announced that it will provide $2.39 million to students in post-secondary institutions to build on and ameliorate mental...

Realities of Artificial Intelligence

When you hear the phrase Artificial Intelligence (AI), your first thoughts might include popular movies like The Terminator and I, Robot. But how far...

Just say the word: New voice tech could run home appliances

New developments in artificial intelligence technology developed by researchers at the University of Waterloo may bring us closer to a world run fully by...

This stance-detecting AI will help us fact-check fake news

The issue of widespread fake news is a growing problem now more than ever before. Researchers at the University of Waterloo teamed up with...

A new screening solution: COVID-Net

Over the past several months, PCR has become the gold standard for testing COVID-19 cases. But is it the best type of test? “ have...

UW researchers develop pain-free device for diabetic patients

  Researchers from UW’s Centre for Intelligent Antenna and Radio Systems and Wireless Sensors and Devices Lab have developed a revolutionary device that could be...

UW researchers create AI tool to improve fake news detection

Amidst the growing concerns over the dissemination of false information, researchers say that it is now more important than ever to curb the propagation...

No child or pet left behind

Mostafa Alizadeh and Hajar Abedr, graduate students at UW, created a sensor that uses radar technology and artificial intelligence (AI) to detect whether a...

Virtual assistants solve real mental health problems

Recent advancements in the field of computer science have produced virtual assistants (VAs) capable of aiding those who suffer from mental illness in a...