There's no denying Canadians have less content to watch on Netflix than in the US. But things may not be quite so grim as we like to believe. Yes, we have less content—about half as much, in fact. But we also have more content than the UK, or Brazil, or any other...read more
After six weeks of nominations and voting, the 2014 Canadian Startup Awards have boiled down to this one moment: the...read more
The Institute of Communication Agencies in partnership with Ipsos Reid this week unveiled the Top 10 Most Influential Brands in Canada at day two of FFWD: Advertising & Marketing Week 2015 in Toronto.
The Most Influential Brands Study examines five key dimensions that define and determine the most influential brands in Canada, including Corporate Citizenship, Engagement, Leading Edge, Presence, and Trustworthiness.read more
Recently the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, Canada’s main privacy watchdog, indicated that the behavior of Canadian online advertisers will be subject to increased scrutiny, announcing a project aimed at studying privacy compliance in behavioral advertising, a practice which targets ads at individuals based on their browsing history.
The main purpose of this project will be to look at whether Canadian online advertisers engaging in the practice are complying with applicable privacy laws.read more
Startup of the Year finalist Slack has acquired Screenhero.
Slack, a billion-dollar company founded by Entrepreneur of the Year Stewart Butterfield, spent more than half a year courting the tiny startup, which specializes in real-time collaboration features like voice calls and screen sharing.read more
A survey of North American bank customers conducted for FICO has found that Millennials are embracing alternative banking services in greater numbers than older generations.read more
Tagga this week unveiled the Tagga Engagement Marketing Platform.read more
Canadian businesses applying for investment tax credits through the Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) program will now have an easier time thanks to SREDscore.
SREDscore is a new, free online tool that simplifies the project description parts of the SR&ED application process, saving companies time and money.read more
Adam Epstein hates the wireless terminals that come out at the end of a meal.
What would have otherwise been a seamless experience, suddenly “ends with an awkward interaction.”read more
As job seekers in Canada turn to digital tools to manage the challenges of a career transition, a new app called "Menteer" aims to ease the process of matching job seekers with an appropriate mentor.read more
Forbes recently ranked Instacart as "America's most promising company."read more
Community is what it’s all about says Aaron Zifkin, Airbnb’s country manager for Canada.
“We’re not a technology company,” Zifkin says. “We’re a company that provides experiences.”read more
Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2015 first quarter.read more
John Chen's concept of "net neutrality" involves US Congress forcing developers to build their apps for BlackBerry.read more