Netflix is the leading application in Canada, and on select networks, can account for up to 40% of downstream traffic in the peak evening hours.read more
For the entrepreneur looking to make a mark in the legal vertical or someone from the legal profession who wants to build the Next Big Thing, the threshold question is “What should I build?”read more
From cash to check and credit cards to Bitcoin, the payments industry is always evolving the ways in which we offer and accept payment.read more
After an exciting week-long discussion, SMBs across Canada weighed in and voted: the collaborative economy will have the greatest impact on the future of work.read more
Crowdfunding has always been something exciting for many: it seems to offer the sense of potential for any project.read more
Yesterday the University of Calgary's Faculty of Law unveiled the new Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) Business Venture Clinic in partnership with Innovate Calgary.
The clinic was designed to offer startup businesses in Calgary access to pro bono legal assistance while also giving University of Calgary law students the chance to put their education into practice within Calgary’s business community.read more
The massive demand for employee and customer facing mobile apps has fueled the growth of the Salesforce developer community to 1.7 million members.read more
Earlier this year, 500 Startups announced 500 Women.
It was an important step for the organization in supporting women-led companies and encouraging more women to grab a seat on the other side of the table as angel investors. Among the first two companies selected for the syndicate is Canada's own FameBit.read more
Last year Techvibes hosted a recruiting event called Tech Fest that brought together the hottest tech companies in Vancouver.
The one-of-a-kind event had a lineup of execs from some of fastest growing companies in Vancouver pitching the audience on why you should work for them.
After a stop in Toronto, Techvibes is bringing this event back to Vancouver on September 18 and you're invited to attend.read more
Tarah Talking Tech's latest "Women in Tech" series sees Vancouver video journalist Tarah Ferguson sit down with serial entrepreneur and The Next Big Thing cofunder Meredith Powell to chat about the importance of role models, her transition into tech, and mistakes.read more
Are you an entrepreneur with an idea that will impact the energy industry? Are you a seed-stage company in the energy sector?read more
Entrepreneurs are, by definition, risk-takers. It is impossible to be a successful entrepreneur without taking risks. And the reason most people aren't entrepreneurs isn't because of financial concerns, time constraints, or a lack of ideas—it's an aversion to the realities of high risk.read more