DOJA Marijuana CEO Trent Kitsch wants the Okanagan to be the Napa Valley of weed

What do you do if you have a generation of growing grapes in your blood and a successful undergarment company under your belt? Trent Kitsch, son to Okanogan’s viticultural elite and successful entrepreneur in his own right, has focused on cannabis in a big way with DOJA Marijuana and when the company goes public soon, it’s expected to make a splash. Chris Parry talks with Kitsch, CEO and founder, about all things DOJA to give everyone an inside look.

D-Wave leads the charge in the weird world of quantum computing

Big news as Google’s AlphaGo defeated the world’s number one Go player, Ke Jie. Yesterday’s win was the second for AlphaGo, built by researchers at Google’s DeepMind Lab. It’s hard to believe that just 12 years ago, the idea of using artificial neural networks to teach computers like we teach children was considered fringe fairy tale science. But thanks to Mel Silverman and a momentous meeting of minds at Vancouver’s Metropolitan Hotel, funding was released by the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) and a decade of ground-breaking research began.