UBI Global has released its rankings of the world's best university-based business incubators. This year the final participants were selected by assessing 1,200 incubators after which over 340 from 64 countries were retained for the benchmark—and three from Canada cracked the top 20. Ranking third in the world and first in North...read more
One year after hiring away Canadian entrepreneur Ted Hastings, Austin's Perk is at it again. TSX-traded Perk announced today that...read more
Generation Y employees and job applicants are being unfairly labelled by inaccurate characterizations, suggests a Vancouver technology company that is...read more
FlightHub is a Montreal-based online travel agency that offers low-cost flights.
While online travel agencies are not uncommon, FlightHub’s proprietary technology sets it apart from the pack.
We spoke with FlightHub’s CTO Eric Parent to find out what makes FlightHub unique tech-wise in comparison to its competition.read more
Every company is looking to improve its time spent on hiring and quality of candidates.read more
Black Friday looms large and Canadians are embracing it fully this year.read more
Spend a couple days in Silicon Valley and it rapidly becomes apparent just how many of the world’s best-known startups are solving decidedly local problems.read more
While innovations in tech can aid in small day-to-day conveniences and social media tools, it can also help change the world.read more
Communitech and the University of Waterloo Velocity program are expanding as part of a partnership with Google and the Government of Ontario.read more
Koho has reached an agreement with Visa, Peoples Trust Company, and Galileo Processing to deliver modern, no-fee banking to millennials.read more
Ryerson University has formed a new collaboration with Prince Edward/Lennox & Addington Community Futures Development Corporation , First Stone Venture Partners, and the Eastern Ontario Regional Network to promote research and technological innovation, and to attract and accelerate startups and advance economic development in Ontario regions.read more
There are now 472 videogame studios in Canada, up 143 from 2013.read more
Globally, the average millennial with internet spends more than three hours per day on their mobile devices, the equivalent of nearly a full day each week—or almost 50 days per year.read more
For a few years now we’ve been hearing about a data revolution sparked by the convergence of cloud, social, mobile and connected computing.
It’s been widely cited that 90 per cent of the world’s data has been created in the past two years - a number that’s staggering. And with a projected 50 billion “things” connected by 2020, the volume of data available is expected to grow exponentially.read more
Facebook can have positive and negative effects on teens levels of a stress hormone, say researchers at the University of Montreal and the Institut universitaire de santé mentale de Montréal.read more
Former dentist Marc Lamarre is in a perfect position to disrupt the dental industry. After retiring from private practice and obtaining his EMBA by 2011, he was ready to leverage his background to solve issues that had irked him throughout his career.read more