Fort Tectoria is located in an unsuspecting brick building along Fort Street, just a few blocks up from downtown Victoria’s stunning harbour.read more
The Banff Venture Forum (BVF) has announced the lineup of presenting companies for their 2014 event, which takes place on September 25 and 26 at the Banff Springs Hotel.
Recognized as Canada’s premier company financing events, the BVF provides networking opportunities and showcases high technology companies across North America.read more
Anyone involved in the Toronto startup scene would probably tell you how awesome it is to be a part of.
Not only is it growing incredibly fast and putting Toronto on the map as a tech leader — you only have to look as far as Shopify and Wattpad to know we’re kicking serious butt — but we’re a close community that’s supportive of each other and determined to see fellow startuppers succeed.
We also like to play just as hard as we work.read more
Andrew Konoff says he used spend a lot of time making - and sharing - physical mixtapes and CDs. He says it was a way to tell his friends what he was feeling through music.
“This is a way I’ve always connected with people,” he says. But, with the move away from physical storage and the growing popularity of streaming music services, he noticed that “something had changes about how people communicate by music.”read more
When Shea Kewin and Tim Priamo were playing hockey together as children in Guelph, they couldn’t have known they’d one day form a company to help players improve their game.read more
Mike, the creator of Tinderoid, says he was on vacation with two friends when he noticed something strange about the way they used Tinder - the location-based “hook-up app” famous for its “swipe to like” interface.read more
For the past 72 hours I have done nothing but tried to convince trades contractors to put down the pen and the pads and download an app.
I haven’t slept much, I’ve worn the same red-striped boxers longer than I’d like to admit, and I’ve missed a few meals.read more
There is little doubt today that we need an emerging legaltech startup vertical.
But where will it come from?read more
Today at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, Salesforce announced that Salesforce Ventures has launched the new Salesforce1 Fund to fuel mobile innovation for the "internet of customers."read more
Unbounce’s catchy name encapsulates the “stickiness” of the website landing pages it offers.
The company itself, however, has as much spring as any tech startup in the world.read more
Startup Empire, a new conference aimed at educating founders and employees of startups, will take place Sept. 23 in Halifax.
Milan Vrekic, the Executive Director of the Volta Labs and the organizer of the conference, said Startup Empire will feature a range of top-flight speakers from the tech and startup world who can advise young companies on the path to success.read more