MaRS Discovery District today announced a partnership with Square.read more
Well beyond the FinTech hype is the easily-overlooked domain of RegTech, technology that’s enhancing financial regulatory efforts and compliance. This domain touches on a wide range of topics critical to financial companies including privacy, security, and the movement towards digital identities.read more
AcceleratorYYC, one of the first startup spaces in Calgary, is now Collective 12|12.
Co-founder Pieter Boekhoff renovated the space and decided on a new name to reflect the coworking space’s new niche in the ecosystem after AcceleratorYYC the non-profit organization merged with Startup Calgary in 2015.read more
Aeryon Labs is helping response teams focus their efforts in the right areas following a powerful earthquake in Ecuador.read more
Wattpad has launched Wattpad Studios, a multi-channel network that will partner with the entertainment industry to co-produce Wattpad stories for print, film, television, and digital platforms.read more
Under Armour expanded the launch of its connected fitness product portfolio in Canada.
The line of devices includes UA HealthBox, which is available for pre-sale. Also launching are UA Headphones Wireless, in partnership with Harman.read more
More than 200,000 Canadians have signed up to become members of Mogo, a digital financial platform.read more
An award-winning green technology company announced yesterday that they no longer want to be a green company.read more
Toronto's Kanetix has partnered with ClientDesk to offer a new insurance solution to insurance providers, intermediaries and their customers a mobile self-service technology for policyholders that allows insurance providers to connect with their clients via a mobile app.read more
The City of Montreal has signed a partnership with Waze, a crowdsourced navigation app powered by a community of drivers, as part of a two-year pilot project.
The agreement calls for two-way data sharing of publicly available traffic information within Ville-Marie borough using Waze.read more
A new mobile app lets users pay bills by snapping a photo.read more
Earlier this month, Facebook announced that theScore will be the social media giant’s Messaging partner. The announcement came as part of F8, Facebook’s annual developer conference held in San Francisco.read more
Just a few years after the Vancouver branch of GUMI America opened up in Vancouver’s neighbouring town of Burnaby (right near Metrotown), the Japanese giant has decided to pull the plug on it’s attempts to make waves in the West.read more
Cloud is the next big thing but it is important to truly understand what the cloud is and how it affects information technology in today's world.read more