Once known for hardware, industry giant IBM is increasingly promoting its software-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service offerings as it looks to rebrand itself as a leader in cloud computing.read more
This week TD Bank Group announced the launch of customer service through SMS in Canada via "TDHELP."read more
We’ve written stories on how Netflix is disrupting Hollywood, but now it seems the ubiquitous streaming service is causing headaches for Internet providers.
Telecommunications giant Telus, who reportedly has 1.5 million Internet customers in BC, Alberta and Quebec, is now taking measures to deal with the massive increase in Netflix traffic using up a good portion of its bandwidth. Unfortunately for their customers, Telus’s new policy could mean an increase in your cable bill.read more
CaVirtex, a Canadian bitcoin exchange, has stopped taking deposits following a critical security malfunction.read more
I can’t say I’ve ever been that person who knew exactly what she wanted to be when she grew up. I went through phases were I flirted with the idea of pursuing a number of different careers. Anytime someone asked what I saw myself doing in five years, I would break out into a sweat – I dreaded the question.read more
Tall brick walls, giant stainless steel tanks, and the unmistakable scent of bitter hops. Yep, it's a brewery.read more
PCH, a company that designs manufacturing solutions for startups and Fortune 500 companies, today announced its first Toronto hardware hackathon.read more
The Canadian government today announced seven clean technology projects in Ontario receiving investments totalling over $26.8 million.
The projects, announced by The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, along with Jane Pagel, Acting CEO of Sustainable Development Technology Canada, are benefitting from the government’s investment in SDTC’s SD Tech Fund through Canada’s Economic Action Plan.read more
Dell is now accepting bitcoin as payment in the UK and Canada.read more
MaRS this evening announced a series of strategic partnerships to power financial technology innovation and entrepreneurship.read more
Ever forget to turn off the kitchen lights or turn down the heat when you're off on vacation or at work?read more