The Techvibes 20 is a bi-monthly list of the hottest and most promising tech startups across Canada. The list is carefully curated by Techvibes editorial staff and reflects who's making waves in our nation's tech ecosystem right now. Check out the August edition of the Techvibes 20 after the jump. Algolux, Montreal...read more
Starting a data company is nothing new for tech entrepreneurs Stephen Ufford and Tanis Jorge.
But when the business-savvy pair created their fourth startup Trulioo, they knew it was an idea that was worth taking big—Silicon Valley big.read more
At the US Open this year, ballboys donning Ralph Lauren "Polo Tech" shirts that merge biometrics and active lifestyle apparel, featuring sensors knitted into the garment itself to read biological and physiological information.read more
Here’s the situation: you walk into a bar. It’s packed. You’ve had a rough day and you want a drink.
“Hey, bartender, I’ll have a Whiskey Sour—and make it a double,” you say. But the bartender can’t hear you because she’s too busy.read more
BlackBerry 10 was recently named the world's best-designed mobile operating system "out of the box" by India-based technology magazine Digit.read more
Canada Post announced today 25 finalists who will vie for a share of $1 million in prizes in the third-annual Canada Post E-commerce Innovation Awards.
Startups to large retailers will gather on September 23 to celebrate the industry and learn which entrants are the winners.read more
The Canadian Film Centre has announced the inaugural Buffer Festival Industry Day.read more
Rogers Communications and Shaw Communications have joined forces to launch shomi, a new streaming service in Canada that aims to take on Netflix.read more
A Boston-based financial services company is in talks with HootSuite about a pre-IPO investment, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal.read more
Trulioo today announced that it received an investment from UST Global, a provider of end-to-end IT services and solutions for Global 1000 companies.read more
Last year Techvibes hosted a recruiting event called Tech Fest that brought together the hottest tech companies in Vancouver.
The one-of-a-kind event had a lineup of execs from some of fastest growing companies in Vancouver pitching the audience on why you should work for them.
After a stop in Toronto, Techvibes is bringing this event back to Vancouver on September 18 and you're invited to attend.read more
This summer, I had the honour and privilege to join over a thousand people at the GROW conference in Whistler.
And I can safely say that GROW was one of the best experiences I have ever had.read more
After nearly seven years of litigation, a top US appeals court has ruled that BlackBerry did not infringe on patents owned by Delaware-based Mformation Technologies.read more