It was a punch list that ignited Lauren Hasegawa’s innovative mind and changed her career path.
A punch list, in case you’re wondering, is a list of remaining tasks as a construction job nears completion—things like paint touch-ups, repairs to broken windows and installation of light bulbs.read more
Industry Minister James Moore today announced that five companies have won spectrum across the country, with new competitors emerging as winning bidders on most of the spectrum.read more
LinkedIn, which now has 10 million members in Canada, has identified the most active job markets and the skills most likely to get Canadians hired.read more
Apartment rental marketplace StudentSublets is planning to introduce a user-to-user payment system later this month as part of a move toward monetization.read more
Since 2007 Techvibes has been covering Canadian technology daily. With an archive of well over 23,000 articles, we remain this nation's premier source for all things tech in Canada.read more
The fast-evolving field of equity crowdfunding was the hot topic at the inaugural Canadian Crowdfunding Summit in Toronto earlier this week.
A capacity crowd of nearly 350 filled the MaRS auditorium for a full day of crowdfunding-related speakers, seminars and product pitches hosted by the National Crowdfunding Association of Canada.read more
Pressly has raised $2.1 million.
The round was led by Gibraltar Ventures. Existing investors iNovia Capital and Omers Ventures also participated.read more
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission's (CRTC's) Chief Compliance and Enforcement Officer today issued a Notice of Violation to Compu-Finder, which includes a penalty of $1.1 million, for breaking Canada's anti-spam law.
Compu-Finder has 30 days to submit written representations to the CRTC or pay the penalty. It also has the option of requesting an undertaking with the CRTC on this matter.read more
When I started my career in marketing at Procter & Gamble we were taught that word of mouth was the most effective advertising media.read more
Information and communications technology solutions provider Huawei this week announced the Canadian launch of its "Seeds for the Future" program.read more
A few months after musing with his father about new technologies for the automotive industry, Sam Jesso is one step away from capturing more than $200,000 in seed funding and services to develop such a product.
Jesso heads AutoPulse, a Fredericton startup designing technology that helps auto dealerships monitor their customers’ cars.read more