$40 million is up for grabs among Canadian startups.read more
Montreal's GuestDriven, a hospitality mobile solution provider, today launched Mobile Check-In and Upgrades through its new GuestDriven Express mobile web service.read more
In case you weren’t aware, the York Region—nestled just north of Toronto—is home to thousands of technology companies, both big and small.
Less is known about the region’s hotbed of gaming talent, with more than two dozen companies including developers of mobile, console, computer, and social games.read more
Emerging technology companies in Canada received a piece of good news today when Kensington Capital Partners announced the launch of the Kensington Venture Fund with an initial closing of investor commitments totaling $160 million.read more
While plenty is said in Vancouver about people leaving corporate tech jobs for entrepreneurial ventures, a much less discussed option is intrapreneurship.read more
Blockstream has raised $21 million.
The large seed round was led by by LinkedIn cofounder and Airbnb board member Reid Hoffman, Khosla Ventures, and Canada's own Real Ventures. Upward of 40 investors in total participated in the round, including Danny Hillis, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, and Ribbit Capital.read more
What do you do when your idea for a private social network where parents can share photos of their children with close friends in a more closed environment than Facebook doesn’t attract enough consumers?read more
Only a few years after the subprime crisis aftermath that brought the world to its knees, consumer financing is back.read more
They were also the first successful applicants in the country under the program using the sponsorship of a venture capital fund, New Brunswick Innovation Fund.read more