Category Archives: Startup Profiles

Vancouver NetCoins simplifies Bitcoin purchases

Netcoins allows customers to buy Bitcoin in under 15 seconds. Our software, Netcoins' "Virtual" Bitcoin ATM, turns any device into a Bitcoin ATM (tablet, computer, mobile). We sell Bitcoin at over 7,000 stores & mobile agents.   Who started the company? Do you / team members have tech background? Netcoins is co-founded by myself, Michael … Continue reading Vancouver NetCoins simplifies Bitcoin purchases

Vancouver Startup: CommandWear – Situational Awareness Platform For First Responders

An over-reliance on voice communication often compromises mission success and, ultimately, puts responders’ lives at risk. CommandWear’s mobile and wearable situational awareness platform securely connects and monitors dispersed teams through a combination of sharing real-time GPS location tracking, vital monitoring, image sharing and secure messaging. The software helps first responders save lives - including their … Continue reading Vancouver Startup: CommandWear – Situational Awareness Platform For First Responders

Toronto based HackerNest Unites Tech Nerds around the World

HackerNest is a nonprofit organization and movement that builds local tech communities around the world (34+ cities). Our mission is to get more people into tech so they can afford to be healthier and happier. Our tech community events and hackathons are supported by organizations like the UK/US/Canadian governments, Facebook, Airbnb, etc. Who started the … Continue reading Toronto based HackerNest Unites Tech Nerds around the World

Craft Beer Passport Toronto app launched, find cheap beer across Canada

Toronto startup has created a beer app that gives beer lovers access to $2 craft beers (minimum legal price) at bars and breweries across town. Basically you prepay for the beers, and then get your beers for $2 per 12 oz or 340 ml. Stuff you prepay for expires in either 3 or 6 months … Continue reading Craft Beer Passport Toronto app launched, find cheap beer across Canada

Montreal startup MagicPlan helps you create floor plans in seconds

MagicPlan is the post PC floor plan creation tool. With MagicPlan, you can easily and quickly creates floor plans & work estimates. For an experienced user, it takes an average of 30 seconds per room, i.e. a 20 room house can be mapped in 10 min. MagicPlan measures rooms and draws floor plans just by … Continue reading Montreal startup MagicPlan helps you create floor plans in seconds