Working in IT in Quebec? Soon You Might Need To Choose Between Your Religion or Your Job

Quebec government has announced that they have tabled the secularism legislation bill soon to come into full force in Quebec. Francois Legault’s Coalition Avenir Quebec government has declared that they will ban the wearing of religious symbols by public sector employees in position of authority, such as teachers, prosecutors, judges, and police officers. Position of … Continue reading Working in IT in Quebec? Soon You Might Need To Choose Between Your Religion or Your Job

Tesla Model 3 Hacked in Canada

Two hackers in Vancouver had won a Tesla after they have found loophole in Telsa’s web browser that let them bypass security. This happened at a Pwn2Own hacking contest in Vancouver where so called white hackers and security experts gather to try to exploit various computer systems . Pwn2Own has been going on for over … Continue reading Tesla Model 3 Hacked in Canada

Canada Revenue’s Downed Website is Now Up

The Canada Revenue website was down for most of the day Monday April 25th this week. CRA said the issue was temporary and they were trying to fix it asap. Both business and personal services were down, and it was impossible to look up any tax related information. Some people were furious as the deadline … Continue reading Canada Revenue’s Downed Website is Now Up

Canadian Government To Subsidize Electric Cars

In Canada, the government has decided to introduce $5,000 subsidy when you buy an electric car anywhere in Canada to get more people to buy electric vehicles. In order to get the subsidy your electric car has to cost less than $45,000. Provinces like Quebec and British Columbia have already subsidies for electric cars, but … Continue reading Canadian Government To Subsidize Electric Cars

Why Open Your Startup in Toronto vs Bay Area? Smart People, According to Toronto Mayor Tory

At a recent SXSW, festival dedicated to helping creative people achieve their goals, Toronto Mayor, John Tory, was asked why Toronto was better for startups than San Francisco. According to Tory, smart people is what makes Toronto great. Toronto also has some great educational system here. He also mentioned that the number of international students … Continue reading Why Open Your Startup in Toronto vs Bay Area? Smart People, According to Toronto Mayor Tory

Montreal Confoo Development Conference Is About to Start; Enter to Win a Ticket

We are delighted to say that we have teamed up with founders of Confoo conference to do a raffle for readers of Planetweb for one free ticket to their upcoming conference. Their ticket is valued at over $1k, so we are very grateful at them giving us this opportunity. Scroll to the bottom of this … Continue reading Montreal Confoo Development Conference Is About to Start; Enter to Win a Ticket

Blackberry to add 800 jobs in Ottawa, build self driving cars

Blackberry teamed up with federal government and will be investing $350m to build self-driving cars in Ottawa. Federal government will pitch in $40m while Blackberry itself will be investing $310m. The jobs will be added over the next 10 years. In January, Ontario government has announced greater leway for self driving cars to operate in … Continue reading Blackberry to add 800 jobs in Ottawa, build self driving cars

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