When it comes to building relationships with customers, online retailers have access to massive amounts of data - they know exactly who their customers are.read more
Whether it’s bringing in new employees or moving on from current ones, hiring and firing is a pivotal part of any startup.read more
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is being asked to reverse his company’s crackdown on privacy-conscious VPN users and find a better way of enforcing its contractual obligations to geographic content restrictions.read more
“The last time we moved was 15 years ago. It was a huge milestone for us. It launched a whole decade of excitement and this feels exactly the same,” said ACL’s founder Harald Will after cutting the ceremonial ribbon officially opening ACLs new space in downtown Vancouver.read more
The world of sales over the last few decades has changed so much, that the way corporations and others move their goods today is almost unrecognizable to the days before the internet.
One of the reasons for this are companies and platforms like Salesforce, that have helped shape the way many businesses greatly improve their bottom line.read more
Companies and Capital, an annual and rather intimate conference attracting technology entrepreneurs, investors, and fund managers happened recently in Toronto at the Spoke Club.
The event covers a compact, 360-degree state-of-the-nation look at the current Canadian technology, media and telecom funding scene and best growth company practices through a series of panel discussions and networking with a curated crowd of invited attendees.read more
If you’ve never been to a Techfest event, prepare to shake a lot of hands, greet a lot of smiling people, and most important, be introduced to a ton of people whom absolutely love their jobs.
Students, and professionals alike are always surprised when they’re engulfed in the adoration for the work done by these folks. Talking to many people at last year’s event, something similar came up on everyone’s shortlist: “Everyone in this industry, in this city, is ecstatic to work here.”read more
North America is second only to Hong Kong when it comes to the “connectedness” of its consumers.read more
Thanks to funding from Mobify, SFU computing science student Brandon Chong and his teammates were able to develop an app launcher that assists visually impaired people using voice commands and simple motion gestures.read more
If you’ve ever been bothered by seeing the same thing on the internet over and over again, this browser extension might be able to help you out.
TrumpKard is a browser extension that can block whatever you want - whether that’s news about Donald Trump, Kim Kardashian or someone else altogether.read more
Communitech Rev welcomed its fourth cohort of startups this week.
Rev focuses on accelerating the sales and marketing processes for companies, and graduates include Bridgit and PiinPoint.read more
UPDATE: Techfest will now be taking place at the Canada Post building at 349 West Georgia St.
Techvibes' Techfest recruiting event will be popping up in Vancouver in less than two weeks and it promises to be our best yet.
Techfest is a one-of-a-kind event that brings together the fastest growing companies and job seeking talent.
Following the popular pop-up shop trend, this Techfest will be taking over the Canada Post buidling at 349 West Georgia Street in Vancouver.read more
Ladies Learning Code is at Parliament Hill to mark Science Odyssey Week and launch their latest initiative, the code:mobile.
The code:mobile is Canada’s first-ever traveling computer lab on wheels, which will drive across Canada this summer to inspire and empower Canadian youth to not only use technology but to create with technology and become our future innovators.read more
Golden Triangle Angel Network has announced the six startups that will be competing in its highly anticipated pitch competition: GTAN|START taking place on May 17.read more