A strong telecommunications infrastructure, ample bandwidth and top technology talent, combined with evidence that Canadians are ready to embrace new connected technology, have lead industry experts to predict that Canada has the potential to become a global leader in the design and adoption of products and services related to the...read more
They say every leader sets a tone. Well, when it comes to tone, there couldn’t be a starker difference between former...read more
The GoToMeeting Five profiles five of the hottest and most promising tech startups across Canada each month. The list is...read more
The other night, I watched my two-year-old daughter play with the toy phone handset from her Fisher-Price activity table.
She wasn’t talking on it. She was typing with her thumbs.
This in itself was no surprise; thumb-typing is what she sees grownups do most often with their phones.
What struck me, having just finished reading an advance copy of Losing the Signal: The Spectacular Rise and Fall of BlackBerry, was the enormity of the cultural impact that a once-tiny upstart named Research In Motion (RIM) had made on the world, from its base just a couple of kilometres from our house.read more
In southern British Columbia, Amazon is testing the next generation of unmanned aerial vehicles, quietly preparing for the eventual launch of a drone-based delivery service.
American tech companies come north of the border for a variety of different reasons. To access talent, be closer to customers or to take advantage of generous tax credits, but in this case there’s only one reason Amazon is here: regulations.read more
A convergence is happening in the business world, where digital strategy is fast becoming corporate strategy.
As the two become so infused, does it make sense to have a separate leader and team driving digital transformation?
How can organizations truly integrate digital into all aspects of their thinking – and ultimately, the business?read more
Vancouver's Global Relay is the leading provider of cloud-based electronic message archiving, supervision, and eDiscovery solutions for the global financial sector, and has been nominated for the Company of the Year award at the BCTIA 2015 Technology Impact Awards.read more
They say home is where the heart is. For Canadian seniors, staying there for as long as possible is a significant contributor to their happiness and longevity.
Mavencare, a new home care agency, is using proprietary technology to transform the way home care is delivered with convenience, quality and transparency.read more
Last week the Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX) launched this year's CIX Top 20 program at the Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA) annual conference.
The CIX Top 20 is a showcase of Canada's hottest and most innovative technology companies. The annual forum will take place on November 17, 2015 in Toronto at the MaRS Discovery District.read more
The U.S. government issued an executive order declaring cybercrime a 'national emergency' in April of this year. The Bureau of Industry and Security, a US government agency that deals with issues related to national security and high technology, is looking at possibly classifying hacking tools as weapons of war.
Estimates say that the global cost of cybercrime is $400 billion a year, yet in a recent survey of Canadian companies by Price Waterhouse Coppers, 42% of respondents said they have never conducted any formal cybersecurity employee training.read more
FlexITy Solutions Inc. chose the grand opening of its Winnipeg operations center to launch their unified communication solutions "Collaboratory" initiative to Western Canada.
The "Collaboratory", powered by Cisco technology, will leverage FlexITy's facility to create an environment for enterprise private and public sector organizations to test innovative voice, data and collaboration solutions in a simulated environment.read more
Shopify rung the bell at the Toronto Stock Exchange this morning.read more
FlexITy Solutions Inc. announced the activation of Manitoba's first cloud-based network hosting and unified communications operations centre during the grand opening ceremony at the facility attended by industry leaders and customers.read more
The Canadian Technology Accelerator initiatives in the US, run by the Canadian government’s Trade Commissioner Service, are looking for Canadian tech SMEs that are revenue-generating, have a technology product or service in place, and are ready to grow their businesses in the United States.read more
Shoes.com says it plans to go public this fall.read more
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