Vancouver's Shoes.com has been ranked the top performing Canadian-owned ecommerce company by Internet Retailer's 2016 Top 500 Guide.read more
As Canadians debate the future of Canadian broadband subsidies at CRTC hearings in Gatineau, Quebec, the Canadians Internet Registration Authority has released new data on how Canadians experience Internet speed and quality across the country.
This data was generated from 126,000 tests crowdsourced from individual Canadian Internet users.read more
The BC Technology Industry Association has announced the five companies selected to join its HyperGrowth program.
HyperGrowth is BC’s only second-stage accelerator, focused on building the next generation of anchor tech companies through advanced sales, marketing, and business process-related programming.read more
Wireless customers in Canada, notably Millennials, are increasingly taking a hands-on approach to resolving issues with their carrier by contacting customer service online and using chat tools, a shift in customer care preferences that has helped improve satisfaction, according to the J.D. Power 2016 Canadian Wireless Customer Care Study.read more
To say that the folks at PocketGamer don’t know what’s up is a huge understatement.
While most conventions park in Toronto, or San Fransisco, PG took the unpopular route and announced (a short while back) that they would be holding a Pocketgamer Connects Converence in Vancouver during our nearly unbeatably beautiful month of June.read more
Patrick Keefe is a popular guy.
As one of two managing partners in Halifax-based Build Ventures, the venture capitalist sees a steady stream of entrepreneurs knocking on his door looking for startup funding.read more
The future of payments is one in which they will occur inconspicuously in the background of every transaction according to a panel of experts who discussed the topic earlier this month at the Digital Finance Institute’s FinTech Conference in Vancouver.read more
Tangerine has launched a new mobile banking app.
The updated app brings new verification technologies, including EyeVerify, which uses the eyeprint ID technology, and VocalPassword, a voice authentication technology that allows clients to access their account by saying a phrase.read more
As part of the founding team of a startup, I’ve seen our company RateHub grow over the last six years from three people to around 40 today. We’ve had our fair share of hiring growing pains, but we’ve learned a lot along the way and have honed in on what works for this type of company.read more
YouTube has opened its first Space in Canada.read more
A group of five notable companies want autonomous vehicles in the hands of consumers as soon as possible.read more
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
Immunio has raised a Series A round.read more