In considering building a new venture, one quickly learns that one of the rules of startups is that there are no rules.read more
It's pretty hard to write about day two when day one never ended. At midnight, most people are in bed; everyone but the hackers, that is. As a team we commandeered a corner of the engineering building, blocking up a hallway with tables and chairs. And we had less than 36 hours to work as a team to build something awesome.read more
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission this week released information on the telecommunications sector from the 2014 Communications Monitoring Report.read more
RentMoola has launched a credit card investor platforms that allows investors to make their investment into the company using their credit card.read more
BlackBerry has sold 200,000 Passport smartphones, rendering the product a profitable one, the Canadian company has reported.read more
Last week, we posted Tarah Ferguson's interview with entrepreneur and The Next Big Thing Co-founder Meredith Powell as she shared Why mistakes are critical to growing your business.read more
Liberian children forced to stay home from school because of the Ebola crisis are being educated 21st century style, thanks to a Toronto tech startup.read more
Canada’s top undergraduate programmers will again have the chance to build software and apps for cutting-edge wearable hardware on the planet.
As part of its National Campus Tour, The Next 36, a program for Canada’s top young innovators, is holding its annual Hackathon at Google in Toronto on October 3 and 4.read more
StackAdapt has raised a seed round.
The round, worth $900,000, was led by by IAF (Investment Accelerator Fund), Slaight Communications, and complimented by the debt financing from BDC (Business Development Bank of Canada).read more
Toronto's Financeit announced yesterday that it has launched in the US.
Financeit’s cloud-based application fills a gap in the existing lending market, as smaller businesses have traditionally not had access to the same low interest purchase financing options as big box stores, according to the Canadian company.read more
Yet many companies do not claim, simply because they are unaware that these types of programs exist.read more