Canada To Introduce Border App – No More Waiting in Line

Federal government has created a new app that will help you cross the border much easier and faster. You would need to download and register first. It is called Known Traveller Digital Identity app, and will first be launched only when you travel between Canada and Netherlands. If all goes according to plan, it will be … Continue reading Canada To Introduce Border App – No More Waiting in Line

Toronto Tech Salaries Grew 7% Last Year, But Still Fall Way Behind the US

Hired, job board website, recently released salary guide, where tech workers get paid the most. The study gets published every year with salary and real estate #s adjusted. Here is similar report published last year. Many things did change especially when it came to Toronto. The study was done using 420,000 actual salaries of tech workers … Continue reading Toronto Tech Salaries Grew 7% Last Year, But Still Fall Way Behind the US

Spotify Launches Students’ Discount in Canada

Time to find your student card quickly, largest music on demand service just became 50% cheaper. That is if you are a student and do not reside in province of Quebec. The student discount was provided since 2014 but only in United States, Germany and the UK. Now they are expanding their coverage to Canada … Continue reading Spotify Launches Students’ Discount in Canada

Not Available in Quebec or Quebec vs The World

Quebec prides itself on consumer protection so much so that the overzealous rules that they have in place make many companies decide to opt out of doing business in Quebec. This is on top of French language regulations where if products are not translated into French you are not allowed to ship into Quebec (even … Continue reading Not Available in Quebec or Quebec vs The World

22 Canadian Tech Startups That Raised Money in January 2018

January was another great month for Canadian tech startups. Top stories came from Ontario and Quebec with Quebec Busbud raising $11m and Ontario Wattpad raising $51m among many others. Most investments were done in Ontario and Quebec. Time to wake up Alberta and British Columbia? Either way, great seeing hundreds of millions dollars raised in … Continue reading 22 Canadian Tech Startups That Raised Money in January 2018

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