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Myo Music App Wins Waterloo Hacks

Every great idea starts somewhere.

Over the weekend, Communitech ran its first hackathon, Waterloo Hacks, out of Velocity Start, a new 6,000-square-foot space on the University of Waterloo Campus.

More than 570 students from the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University applied, with the top 165 selected to participate in the 48-hour hackathon, with a goose called Charlie as a mascot.

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Announcing the Winners of the 2015 Canadian Startup Awards



After six weeks of nominations and voting, the 2015 Canadian Startup Awards have arrived at their climax: the winners.

This year we received more than 43,000 votes, an increase from last year's awards.

We want to thank all of our readers—from the voters to the startups and the entrepreneurs and investors who power them—for making Canada's startup community so vibrant and innovative.

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Set Goals - Your Business Depends On It

At the beginning of each year, it’s always great to reflect on the past as well as set the tone for the future.

We have all accomplished amazing things in 2015 and it’s important to take note of these. It’s also just as important to learn from our failures and highlight areas of opportunity as we move forward.

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