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Jelly bean Shortlisted for the Prix littéraire France-Québec

December 07, 2018 Announcements

The shortlist for the Prix littéraire France-Québec was revealed today and Jelly Bean by Virginie Francoeur is among the eight works selected.

Organized by the Fédération France-Québec, the Prix littéraire France-Québec is awarded every year for the best Québec novel. The three finalists will...

Treize à table Crowned Canadian Winner of the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards

November 16, 2018 Announcements

The Gourmand World Cookbook Awards, an international competition that honours the best food and wine books, revealed its winners by country this week. We are pleased to announce that Treize à Table, a collection edited by Chrystine Brouillet and Geneviève Lefebvre, is the Canadian winner in the “F...

Typing Pal Now Adapted for Families and Individuals

November 06, 2018 Press releases

Druide informatique, celebrating its 25th birthday this year, is launching Typing Pal – Family Edition and Typing Pal – Personal Edition, two new editions of its tried-and-tested method for learning to type faster. Already used by thousands of schools around the world, the online application has...

Antidote 10, At Your Service

November 06, 2018 Press releases

Druide informatique, celebrating its 25th birthday this year, is launching Antidote 10, a major new edition of its renowned software application. Along with 120 new features in French and English, the corrector now helps to make texts more inclusive and more readable. The dictionaries bring the tw...

Incompatibility with macOS 10.14

September 21, 2018 Announcements

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 prob...

The 2018 Antidote Scholarship Awarded to Sarath Chandar

September 05, 2018 Press releases

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 supervisi...

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

July 12, 2018 Press releases

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 bega...

A New Look for Typing Pal – School Edition

June 27, 2018 Press releases

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.

Ty...

Paul Gérin-Lajoie, 1920-2018

June 25, 2018 Announcements

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 serving...

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

June 05, 2018 Press releases

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 celebrat...

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