It's worth giving some thought to how best to protect yourself when shopping online, especially during this time of year.read more
All are starting to be commercially harnessed by the mining industry. And while the technologies are developing faster than mines can adopt them in Canada selected deployments show huge potential for miners and the tech industry.read more
Most Canadians have to change companies in order to move up the corporate ladder.read more
Each year, MaRS conducts a survey of our “ventures,” the startups we support with venture services.
As part of Data Catalyst’s work trying to discover trends and patterns in the innovation economy, we thought the MaRS venture survey results would provide an interesting window into the startup ecosystem in Toronto and surrounding region.read more
Smartphones are a new phenomenon in the world. As such, parents have no clear guidelines on when to give their children their first phone. It's not something any previous generation has dealt with before.read more
The cost of data loss and downtime in Canada is staggering, suggests a recent study.read more
Canadians have a habit of buying popular bestsellers—and never finishing them.
According to Kobo’s inaugural Book Report, Canadians may wait days, months, or even until the following year to finish certain titles.read more
Forget the Eaton Centre or Metropolis—mobile is the new retail mecca.read more
Shopify is a billion-dollar e-commerce company based out of Ottawa. Its head was recently named CEO of the Year. It's been named Canada's "smartest" company, among myriad other well-earned accolades.
You know what it is today—but did you know what it used to be? Below are a few fun facts most people don't know about the origins of Shopify.read more