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Montreal, AI powerhouse, according to Wired

Wired magazine ran a story this weekend declaring Montreal as a clear winner in artificial intelligence. Wired magazine claims that due to cheap office rent and "community feel" Montreal is able to capture a lead in AI space. According to PwC, Montreal has raised more capital than any other Canadian cities with total value of … Continue reading Montreal, AI powerhouse, according to Wired

New NAFTA increases online shopping duty free for Canadians

After months of negotiations Donald Trump and Justin Trudeau have finally come to an agreement and there is much to be celebrated about this new deal when it comes to Canadian online shopping. Canadian online shoppers will be pleased that now they will be able to ship more goods into Canada without paying duties as … Continue reading New NAFTA increases online shopping duty free for Canadians

Pinterest Opens Toronto Office, Led by Former Facebook Exec

Just announced that Pinterest will be opening an office in Toronto. Good news for tech scene in Toronto kept on coming this month with companies like Microsoft, Google and Etsy opening offices here as well. While other Canadian cities such as Vancouver and Montreal have their small successes when it came to attracting tech companies, … Continue reading Pinterest Opens Toronto Office, Led by Former Facebook Exec

Microsoft is Opening Toronto Headoffice, 60,000 New Jobs Projected

Big news for Toronto today, Microsoft has announced that it will be opening a huge office downtown Toronto. Microsoft is committed to Toronto, so much so, it will be investing $570 million dollars into the city and the province of Ontario. At first they want to hire 500 employees as well as 500 students, but … Continue reading Microsoft is Opening Toronto Headoffice, 60,000 New Jobs Projected

25 Canadian Startups Where People Want to Work at in 2018 / 2019, According to LinkedIn

Startups are changing the world. And Canada is no exception. We have thousands and thousands of hard working entrepreneurs eager to leave their mark on this great country and the world. The new study conducted by LinkedIn found the most desirable 25 startups in Canada where people actually want to work at. If your startup … Continue reading 25 Canadian Startups Where People Want to Work at in 2018 / 2019, According to LinkedIn

Housing Sold Prices are Now Available in Toronto

Supreme Court of Canada has sided with Competition Bureau and gave a big victory to Toronto house buyers and sellers. Supreme court said that starting now housing sold pricing could be available online. Before you could get that data (sold housing prices) only from licensed real estate broker. Real estate websites were banned from publishing … Continue reading Housing Sold Prices are Now Available in Toronto

Quebec Cracks Down on Cryptomining

Quebec is putting breaks on cheap energy to cryptominers after initially selling their energy at dirt cheap rates, that would make Quebec's neighbor to the East jealous. Quebec has allowed rates of 5 cents per kw hour to be sold to energy hungry miners. Where as rates for electricity in neighbouring Ontario for local residents … Continue reading Quebec Cracks Down on Cryptomining