Flook , a brand new buy and sell app developed specifically for the BC market, is transforming local classifieds. As we all know, classified ads are notoriously unattractive and sifting through results can be cumbersome. Search results are often too broad and you can waste a lot of time searching as...read more
In the Canadian investment landscape, there are few VCs as adept at funding tech successes as OMERS Ventures, the venture...read more
Jason Mainella says that if you ask a child about what they wish they could do, a lot of them...read more
An average of 28 people are killed due to distracted driving each year in Manitoba, while nearly 2,500 distracted drivers are involved in collisions annually.read more
You have to admire their courage—after writhing in vicarious empathetic pain.read more
Bee Vectoring Technology has secured $3.1 million in financing to commercialize its patented crop targeting solution.read more
Wattpad recently announced the Wattpad Scholarship, an opportunity for up to five students in the US and Canada to receive a $1,500 scholarship towards their educational aspirations.read more
Nearly half of employees report feeling overworked (43 per cent) and burnt out (49 per cent), but the overwhelming majority (89 per cent) are still happy at work and motivated to rise in their organization.
These results are from the inaugural Workplace Index conducted by Staples Advantage. The index is a look at trends in the rapidly evolving workplace in Canada.read more
In the Canadian investment landscape, there are few VCs as adept at funding tech successes as OMERS Ventures, the venture capital arm of OMERS, one of the country’s largest pension funds.
In Vancouver alone, OMERS Ventures has funded Hootsuite, BuildDirect, and Vision Critical. Their portfolio also includes Wattpad and Shopify, the latter of which prominently entered the public markets last month on both the TSX and NYSE.read more
Canadians who work from home often miss the office and worry about becoming overnight from constant snacking.read more
Skipping lines, getting food and parking faster, and having an easier commute seems like a dream to any Torontonian who has been trapped on a pedestrian-congested sidewalk with 15 precious work break minutes. This is what PayPal is promising.read more
Some events can be pulled together last minute with only a few days of frantic turn around. Locations can change and guest speakers can back out, but the show will go on.
Conferences on the other hand need to be meticulously executed, with no details overlooked. The long-term preparation is easily the most difficult factor for a startup-starting up their conference tenure.read more
Netflix could soon reach a bigger audience than any of America's biggest broadcast networks.read more
The tech sector has never been hotter, and it’s the people that make a tech company successful.read more
This announcement comes following Unbounce’s recent addition of a new chief operating officer in May, to further support the continued growth at the company.read more