In February Techvibes reported that two Canadian companies had been selected to pitch at Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day in Silicon Valley.
Startups in cities all around the world are building incredible companies but many lack access to the robust investment opportunities of Silicon Valley.read more
I’ve had the same phone for five years. A BlackBerry Curve 8900.
It’s been completely submerged in water twice and dropped more times than I can count.read more
Shift Alerts has announced an expansion to its executive management team.read more
TouchBistro today announced that it has closed $6 million in Series A funding from Kensington Capital Partners, Relay Ventures, Difference Capital, and a new strategic investor JUST EAT.
This latest round brings this Techvibes 20 company's total funding to date to approximately $12 million.read more
The nomination process is now open for the prestigious 2015 ASTech Awards.read more
Toronto's Datazen Software has been acquired by Microsoft.read more
In his annual letter to shareholders this week, JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon warned investors and those in the banking industry that "Silicon Valley is coming."
"There are hundreds of startups with a lot of brains and money working on various alternatives to traditional banking," Dimon wrote in the letter.read more
The federal government has introduced new rules for mobile payments providers, as part of an update to its code of conduct for the debit and credit card industry.read more
Could it be that in a nation as geographically expansive as Canada, a majority of its innovation occurs along a single train corridor?
Arguably so.read more
Ottawa's L-SPARK has selected six new SaaS and cloud software startups to join their inaugural incubator program that begins this month.read more