So you launched your startup. Congratulations. Now the hard work starts.read more
We live in an increasingly connected world.
Cisco has estimated that by 2020 there will be 50 billion Internet-connected devices globally. Some will take the form of screens we see every day like tablets, smartphones and watches; others will be items like vehicles, clothing or household appliances. Even more exciting are the form factors that we haven’t even been exposed to yet.read more
For the longest time, team sports have had reputations as being poorly organized.
It was not because the coaches were incompetent or because the players were disorganized; it was because there was a lack of easy-to-use tools. In addition, the market for communication, management, and scheduling apps is as crowded as a defensive zone in the forth quarter.read more
After six weeks of nominations and voting, the 2014 Canadian Startup Awards have boiled down to this one moment: the winners. This year we received more than 40,000 votes, a significant increase from last year's awards.
We want to thank all of our readers—from the voters to the startups and the entrepreneurs and investors who power them—for making Canada's startup community so vibrant and innovative. And now, the winners:read more
Startup of the Year finalist Slack has acquired Screenhero.
Slack, a billion-dollar company founded by Entrepreneur of the Year Stewart Butterfield, spent more than half a year courting the tiny startup, which specializes in real-time collaboration features like voice calls and screen sharing.read more
Canadian businesses applying for investment tax credits through the Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) program will now have an easier time thanks to SREDscore.
SREDscore is a new, free online tool that simplifies the project description parts of the SR&ED application process, saving companies time and money.read more
Adam Epstein hates the wireless terminals that come out at the end of a meal.
What would have otherwise been a seamless experience, suddenly “ends with an awkward interaction.”read more
Forbes recently ranked Instacart as "America's most promising company."read more
Vancouver startup Witkit launched today with $5 million in seed funding for its centralized collaboration platform where users can communicate freely and securely.
Witkit allows individuals and businesses to easily assemble teams and groups within industries, companies, and departments to tackle projects and solve problems collectively, with the safety and security of knowing their data cannot be breached.read more
It’s amazing how powerful one minute can be for an entrepreneur.
Every entrepreneur has imagined the moment where they will have to boil down their life’s work into a few catchphrases. For many, even the mere thought of it can become a source of anxiety.read more