What is the Fourth Revolution?

You may have heard it said that we are standing in the midst of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. When I first heard that term, its meaning was lost on me. It sounded vaguely like something Isaac Asimov would have alluded … Read More

Why AI needs human ingenuity

One of our core operating premises here at contextere is that a human empowered by data will perform better than automation alone. The capture, storage, and compartmentalization of data will only get you so far and a worker with the … Read More

Fear not the future

When I tell friends and family about what contextere does, develop AI empowered tech for blue collar workers, I can often see a subtle shift in their attention. Their thoughts waver to that of terminators and matrix agents, mushroom clouds … Read More

The Impact of Industrial IoT

Consumer-level IoT products are nothing new. Smart TVs, home security systems, and connected climate control systems have all been available for years. In fact, the level of growth in this area may be slowing of late. Yet, largely unknown to … Read More

The Rise of IoT

The term ‘Internet of Things’ refers to the linking of computing devices, sensors, actuators, etc., embedded in physical objects through wired or wireless networks. In a sense, it means the connection of objects to the internet. This may seem mundane, … Read More

CANSEC 2017

I stood amongst some serious defence materiel and the undulation cacophony of CANSEC 2017 as Gabe Batstone met old friends and industry contacts alike and was struck by how much innovation I saw around me; Drone tech, optics, and simulation … Read More

Contextere to Present at Smart Cities Startup Celebration

As our time with the Urban-X Accelerator program culminates, we’re busy preparing for the Smart Cities Startup Celebration on May 4th: an event where our team will present Contextere to an audience of industry professionals, investors, and innovators. Joining us … Read More

Meet: Carl Byers, Contextere’s CSO

As our Chief Strategy Officer, Carl Byers leads Contextere’s business innovation and expansion through product development, market diversification, and collaborative partnerships. With a knack for immersing himself in modeling and simulation, virtual environments, and augmented reality, Carl has been able … Read More

Meet: Gabriel Batstone, Contextere’s CEO

With 20 years of experience in advanced technology development, Gabe Batstone is Contextere’s co-founder and CEO. Armed with the belief that the technology revolution left many of the hardest working behind but that AI and job creation are not mutually … Read More

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Hello Brooklyn!

It has been a busy month at Contextere, as we shift gears to join the Urban-X Accelerator program in Brooklyn, NY! The program provides our team with a unique opportunity to immerse ourselves in 14 weeks of product development and … Read More