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Google Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs Hoping to redevelop Toronto Waterfront

Larry Paige loves to fix cities using technology. His first city might be in Canada and not the US. Sidewalk Labs have applied with City of Toronto to renovate the city's waterfront. The goal is to create connected and high tech city. Before applying in Toronto, Sidewalk Labs have considered Denver and Detroit. Company wants … Continue reading Google Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs Hoping to redevelop Toronto Waterfront

Pythian, Ottawa based company, received $15m in funding

Pythian has received funding to further geographic expansion into Europe as well as to repurchase shares from some long-term shareholders. Pythian is a global IT services company, based mainly in Ottawa, that specializes in designing, implementing, and managing systems that directly contribute to revenue and business success. You can see their new offices in the video … Continue reading Pythian, Ottawa based company, received $15m in funding

Top 10 Jobs in Canada in 2017 (hint – it’s a tech world, baby)

Canadian parents - get your kids into computer science or software engineering classes as soon as possible. Jobs website Indeed.ca posted a list of top ranked jobs in Canada and the tech jobs dominated the space. The top 3 jobs were Full stack (backend + frontend) developer, DevOps (systems admin + shell scripting developer), and … Continue reading Top 10 Jobs in Canada in 2017 (hint – it’s a tech world, baby)

28 Tech Companies Hiring in Toronto Right Now

Toronto is #3 best global city to work in tech, according to  Expert Market (https://www.fastcompany.com/3061460/the-best-global-cities-for-working-in-tech), a U.S.-based B2B marketplace. You can not be the best without hiring the best talent. See the list of companies below hiring tech candidates right now according to the research at Indeed.com: Top Hat is a cloud educational platform that leverages … Continue reading 28 Tech Companies Hiring in Toronto Right Now

Toronto startup Platterz, catering firm, secures $6.7m financing

Platterz, Toronto company, that makes it incredibly easy for companies to order shareable food from hundreds of top local restaurants and caterers, has received $6.7m in financing. This funding was provided by AltaIR Capital, Globalive Capital, Kevin Kimsa, Dennis Bennie, Ran Makavy and Oren Zeev. The company right now is based in Toronto, Ontario and employs … Continue reading Toronto startup Platterz, catering firm, secures $6.7m financing