Canada's technology M&A activity seemed to have a soft end to the summer, with only 13 reported transactions in the month of August for a total of $82 million.read more
BlackBerry is widely expected to launch its newest device, the Passport, this Wednesday.read more
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
Shopify announced this morning its fifth annual Build-A-Business competition, the world’s biggest entrepreneurial contest encouraging anyone with a great business idea to start selling.
To participate entrepreneurs must open a store and start selling products using Shopify.
Last year alone the competition created 21,000 businesses that sold more than $120 million worth of products in just eight months of existence.read more
It was a night of giant Jenga, ice cream, paper airplanes and photo booth fun. Or, as some of Vancouver’s prominent tech upstarts were there to convey, it was the kind of character you might expect of their companies.read more
It’s that time of the week when we look at what creative ideas Canadians are raising money to support.
Check out these Canadian crowdfunding picks-of-the-week:read more
And for those that didn’t choose this career path, one third of women (29%) stated that it was because they didn’t think they had the skillset to get into it or weren’t encouraged (11%) to develop skills in science and math.read more
Telus has revealed that in 2013 alone it received more than 100,000 requests for customer data from the government and law enforcement agencies.read more
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has issued its first Wireless Code Implementation Report Card.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