ORION's Belt

ORION’s Belt: Issue 7

Your guide star to innovation BlackBerry QNX and the Canadian Government to invest $350 million in autonomous vehicles Waterloo-based BlackBerry QNX and the Canadian Government will invest $350 million towards autonomous vehicle development. Of this, the federal government’s Strategic Innovation ... Continue Reading
ORION's Belt

ORION’s Belt: Issue 6

Your guide star to innovation University of Toronto team creates quantum repeaters to enable a quantum internet University of Toronto researchers, working with collaborators from Osaka University, Toyama University and NTT Corporation in Japan, have built a proof-of-concept all-photonic quantum ... Continue Reading
ORION's Belt

ORION’s Belt: Issue 5

Your guide star to innovation U of Guelph, Left investing $2.13 million in RightMesh project to improve Northern connectivity  Left and the University of Guelph’s School of Computer Science have announced a $2.13 million partnership with non-profit Mitacs to put ... Continue Reading
ORION's Belt

ORION’s Belt: Issue 4

Your guide star to innovation Canada Has 'No Plan' to Bring Broadband to Rural and Remote Communities, Watchdog SaysIn a report presented to Parliament on November 20th, Canada’s Auditor General said that Canada has “no plan” to connect remote Northern communities ... Continue Reading
ORION's Belt

ORION’s Belt: Issue 3

Your guide star to innovationUniversity of Alberta physicists create a quantum 'hard drive for light'Physicists at the University of Alberta have developed a new method for storing quantum information encoded into pulses of light: a quantum memory. The memory works ... Continue Reading