This morning Launch Academy and Boast Capital announced the launch of Traction Conference, a one-day conference that will teach startups distribution strategies and tactics for acquiring explosive growth.read more
The real estate technology scene is red-hot, but the focus has been on the consumer.read more
AccelerateAB has opened up entrepreneur applications for their roundtable sessions, an exclusive event that matches up to 20 Alberta startups with community and industry experts.read more
Victoria's Tapstream ended 2014 with several records and have made an executive change as a result.
According to a press release last week, the mobile startup grew 14X over the course of the year while the platform now routinely handles over 10,000 requests per second from the many mobile apps that rely on it.read more
For years, companies like Blue Apron and Plated have been delivering ingredients and recipes directly to customers in the United States.
But the so-called meal kit just hasn’t caught on quite the same way here in Canada.read more
Victoria's MediaCore, a cloud-based educational video platform company has closed $4.5 million in Series A financing led by Vanedge Capital.
As part of the funding Vanedge's Moe Kermani will join the MediaCore board.read more
Canada has a diverse and dynamic technology landscape, with new startups emerging from Halifax to Vancouver.read more
The startups grow, the investors nurture, and the pundits jabber. Vancouver’s tech scene can seem unchanging.
The players change teams. Rookies arrives, and the all-stars band together. More often than not, they band together as judges and coaches, nurturing the greenhorns and welcoming them into the friendly fray of entrepreneurship.read more
Toronto's Smart Kitchen Ecosystem Labs announced today the launch of its major funding campaign for the first ever smart container, the NeoSmart Jar.
Using Bluetooth connectivity and ultra-responsive sensors, Neotracks the weight and nutritional content of what it contains, allowing for historical and real-time tracking of key dietary components, including calories, carbohydrates, fat and protein.read more
While many brick and mortar businesses are feeling pressure from online competitors, the dry cleaning industry seems largely immune. Customers still have to drop their clothes off in person and many shops don’t even have a website.read more
Salim Dharssi, Ashlee Froese and Matthew Powell of Gilbert's LLP explain the different types of IP management and the importance of putting it in place for your startup.
There isn’t one solution that works for everyone, so IP management for startups is dealt with on a case-by-case basis. Our experts discussed the five types of IP: patent, trademark, copyright, design and trade secret. The panel also explained which situations need IP protection and how to keep costs down when you’re bootstrapping.read more