AmberMac Blog

Holiday Sneak Peek: November Tech Tour

It’s holiday time again. This week, I’m going across the country with a sneak peek of the best in holiday gifts. For the entrepreneur (Microsoft Surface Pro 7 $999; Galaxy Note 10 & 10+ in AURA GLOW $1259.99+), For the family and gamers (Nintendo Switch $399.99; Luigi’s Mansion 3 $79.99; Razer Viper Optical Mouse $99.99; Razer… Read More

#TheFeed: Udacity; MuDD Architects; & Volvo Canada

TF193: We talk about the future of online learning with Udacity CEO, Gabe Dalporto, with their commitment to giving away free introduction training courses. Plus, Matt Girgis, Managing Director at Volvo Canada, gives us all the details on their first fully-electric car. Also, we talk to Stephanie Chaltiel from… Read More

Volvo’s E.V.A Initiative & Safety Firsts

I’m one of those parents who kept our child in a rear-facing car seat well beyond the one-year recommendation. As a self-described safety enthusiast, I’m always indulging in the art of what is possible to protect people, especially kids. Plus, as I get older, I’m keen to work closely with… Read More

#TheFeed: Borealis AI; iOS Updates; & VideaHealth

TF192: We talk about the responsible use of AI with the Director of Product & Business Development at Borealis AI, Kathryn Hume. Plus, we have Michael Josh to break down all things Apple, including what is going on with the latest iOS updates. Also, we’re joined by VideaHealth CEO, Florian… Read More

#TheFeed: Primetime Emmy Awards; Grammarly; & Greta Thunberg

TF191: We’re joined by the host of “After The Emmys”, Dave Karger, to break down the big winners and losers from this year’s Primetime Emmy Awards. Plus, we find out how Grammarly can improve your writing as we chat with the CEO, Brad Hoover. Also, we talk to TechCrunch’s Hardware… Read More

#TheFeed: BrainBox AI; HP Dragonfly; & Settling Arguments

TF190: We talk to the Co-Founder of BrainBox AI, Sean Neely, about their technology that allows commercial buildings to fully optimize the energy they use. Plus, Instagram seems to be borrowing from TikTok and we have our favorite internet star, Brittlestar, to give us the lowdown. Also, we have… Read More

#TheFeed: FanSaves; Huawei Harmony; & Tech Titans of China

TF189: We talk to the CEO of FanSaves, Shannon Ferguson, about how sports fans can use the app to receive deals and discounts from the sponsors of their favorite teams. Plus Michael Josh from GadgetMatch joins us to chat all things Huawei and their new operating system, Harmony. Also… Read More

It’s HerTurn: Canada’s Online Business Competition Series for Women

PayPal Canada, Facebook Canada and BDC – Canada’s only bank exclusively devoted to entrepreneurs – are joining AmberMac Media and Pint Glass Productions to launch HerTurn, Canada’s new online business competition series for women entrepreneurs. HerTurn will shine the spotlight on applicants, create weekly content to inspire more female entrepreneurs,… Read More

Responsible AI: What Canadians Want in Banking

There is a lot of talk these days about the responsible implementation of artificial intelligence technology. Businesses across all industries are working hard to figure out how to reap the benefits of AI while identifying the inherent risks of automation. In the financial services industry, this is especially true. Many… Read More

iPhone 11, Apple Watch Series 5, More at Apple’s Sep 2019 Event

Apple announced a new Apple Watch, iPad, and iPhones alongside updates to the soon-to-be-released Apple TV+ and Apple Arcade products in their September 2019 event. Inspired by Tim Cook’s very brief intro at the keynote, let’s just get right to it. iPhone 11 Apple seems to be veering back towards… Read More