Discount wireless carrier Wind Mobile is asking regulators to impact the notoriously high roaming rates Canadians have been paying for years. Wind, which is vying to be Canada's fourth national carrier, told a Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission hearing on Monday that current roaming rates are “far higher than what is just...read more
In-flight wifi is finally coming to Canadian airlines, but it won't be cheap. Air Canada, which is currently testing wifi on...read more
A rare Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid was razed after bursting into flames at an Esso gas station in Toronto this...read more
A couple of years ago, Canadian entrepreneur Eric Migicovsky successfully pivoted his company from a BlackBerry-based smartwatch company to one focused entirely on iOS and Android. He did so by raising more than $10 million from 66,000 backers on Kickstarter, smashing his goal of $100,000 and setting a crowdfunding record that wasn't broken for—in internet time, at least—ages.read more
Inner Geek founder and CEO Colton Hathaway offers his staff unlimited paid vacation.
The perk is a big one for the 18-month-old company, based in London, Ontario. "If we take care of our people, people will take care of our products," he explained That’s just the philosophy we live by,” Hathaway told CTV News. "That’s just the philosophy we live by."read more
PayWith, a Vancouver-based mobile payments, rewards, and marketing company, has partnered with the British Columbia Restaurant and Food Services Association (BCRFA) to launch the "BCRFA Industry Card" app—the world's first mobile perks and rewards program for the restaurant and foodservice industry.read more
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Ever tried to set up online payments? As it turns out, what should be a simple task is actually quite the nightmare.
Whether it’s choosing the right payments company for your billing habits, figuring out how to navigate the complicated maze of setup forms, creating all types of different accounts, or trying to integrate it all with your billing software – it’s pretty messy.read more
Innovators in digital healthcare assembled at Sanotron’s third annual Interface Summit at Vancouver Convention Centre to wrap up the last couple of days of September and to connect technology leaps to global wellness.read more
Spotify has launched in Canada.read more
Heeding demands by activist shareholder Carl Icahn, eBay is spinning off its PayPal division.read more
The Montreal-headquatered Real Ventures announced today an additional $25 million in commitments led by several major institutional investors.
The big move takes its latest web, mobile, and internet focused fund to $75 million.read more
A rare Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid was razed after bursting into flames at an Esso gas station in Toronto this week.read more
Techvibes has now hosted three Tech Fest recruiting events—one in Toronto and two in Vancouver. Now it's time to head back to the East Coast.read more
Imagine watching a football game as if you were seeing it through the eyes of the Quarterback or experiencing the latest Sci-Fi film as if you were living in that alien environment.
Truly immersive entertainment experiences have long been promised by new technology over the years, like high-definition and even 3D TVs, but it will be wearable technology that will finally be able to deliver.read more