2018

macOS Mojave

Incompatibility with macOS 10.14

Apple is preparing to release a new edition of its operating system for Mac, called macOS 10.14 Mojave. As is the case every year, this edition adds new protections to the system, designed to improve its security. This year, however, the new restrictions are very rigorous, causing communication...
Sarath Chandar

The 2018 Antidote Scholarship Awarded to Sarath Chandar

As part of the Druide Fund for Research in Text Analysis, created through a donation from Druide informatique, the Mila Laboratory has chosen the winner of its 2018 Antidote Scholarship. The lucky recipient of the $20,000 scholarship is Mr. Sarath Chandar, a Ph.D. student under the joint supervision of professors Yoshua Bengio et Hugo Larochelle.
Fondation Paul Gérin-Lajoie

Druide Raises $67,000 for the Fondation Paul Gérin-Lajoie

On June 5, Druide informatique and its subsidiary Éditions Druide held their tenth annual Golf Classic for the Fondation Paul Gérin-Lajoie. The event and the campaign that followed raised $67,000, bringing the total contributions to the PGL foundation to nearly $440,000 since the Druide Classic...
Typing Pal

A New Look for Typing Pal – School Edition

Druide informatique is pleased to announce the rollout of a new version of Typing Pal – School Edition, its web-based typing tutorial application for educational institutions. As well as an entirely modernized and unified look, this update boasts an even richer, more diversified set of content.
Paul Gérin-Lajoie

Paul Gérin-Lajoie, 1920-2018

With Quebec preparing to pay its last respects to M. Gérin-Lajoie at the state funeral, Druide extends its sincerest condolences to the family and friends of this exceptional man. Having first trained as a lawyer, he contributed to the founding of Quebec’s Ministry of Education in 1964, also...
Fondation Paul Gérin-Lajoie

Druide to double all donations received for the Fondation Paul Gérin-Lajoie

As part of this year’s annual Golf Classic for the Fondation Paul Gérin-Lajoie, Druide informatique has promised to match dollar-for-dollar all donations made by its customers, partners, and employees, in order to support the school canteens that the Foundation has established in Mali. To...
Aaah!bécédaire

Aaah!bécédaire Among Communication-Jeunesse’s Top Picks for Youth Books

Communication-Jeunesse’s top picks for youth books were revealed this morning. Aaah!bécédaire by Elaine Turgeon (text) and Martin Laliberté (illustrations) clinched second place in the 5 to 8 age category. The picture book from the Motif(s) collection won the hearts of a jury of young readers...
Treater

Treater Wins Druide’s Grand Prize for Entrepreneurship

At the Gala for the 20th Défi OSEntreprendre which took place on May 1, Treater Technologies Inc. won Druide’s Grand Prize for entrepreneurship, earning a grant of $3000 and several services. The winners in each official category also received a copy of Druide’s renowned software, Antidote....
Maryse Rouy by Maxyme G. Delisle

Maryse Rouy Nominated for the Arthur Ellis Awards

Each year, Crime Writers of Canada presents the Arthur Ellis Awards to the cream of the crop in Canadian crime-writing. This year's finalists have just been announced, and Maryse Rouy has been nominated in the Best Book in French category for her historical whodunnit La mort en bleu pastel, the...
Ligue nationale d’improvisation

Druide Extends its Support for the Ligue nationale d’improvisation

Druide informatique and its subsidiary Éditions Druide have announced their continued support for the Théâtre de la ligue nationale d’improvisation (LNI), extending it for another five years.

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