Amazon, OpenTable Among Latest to Launch Apple Watch Apps

OpenTable, a provider of online restaurant reservations, this week released an app for Apple Watch in Canada.  

“Our Apple Watch app is a natural extension of our popular iPhone app and it offers an innovative and convenient way for diners to engage with OpenTable while they’re on the go," said Jocelyn Mangan, Senior Vice President of Product Management at OpenTable.

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Byron Thom: Finding Roots in Vancouver’s Collaborative Tech Scene

Engineering student turned lawyer Byron Thom was working at a big Toronto law firm when an entrepreneur from Vancouver called. Word had gotten out about Byron’s experience in technology and law, and friends and referrals were regularly calling about new and growing ventures.

Entrepreneur Pook-Ping Yao, wanted advice on his start-up. After hearing what Byron had to say, he quickly asked him to join his company.

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Four Canadian Startups Creating the Future of Fitness

As obesity rates reach all-time highs, a new culture of health and fitness is emerging to rally against sedentary lifestyles.

Fuelled by new technology and the rise of the "quantified self," the future of fitness combines apps and analytics with good old-fashioned iron pumping to deliver optimal workouts and the motivation necessary to pull them off.

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Canada's Most Attractive Employer

IBM Canada has been named Canada's Most Attractive Employer, taking home this year's Randstad Award.

Recruitment and HR services company Randstad Canada awarded IBM with the title at a ceremony held at the Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto.

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