Canadian Tech Community asks Govt of Canada to accept more immigrants: Diversity is our strength

The following letter was published on Facebook few days ago by the Canadian Tech Community and sent to the Government of Canada for consideration. This was done due to a recent ban by the American president, Donald Trump, in the US. This letter is in addition to Immigration Open Letter signed by Facebook and Microsoft … Continue reading Canadian Tech Community asks Govt of Canada to accept more immigrants: Diversity is our strength

Shopify, leading ecommerce tech company in Canada, has opened a new R&D office in Toronto

Shopify has opened a new office in Toronto and is looking to hire up to 1,000 employees by 2019.  The new address is at 420 Wellington and can now accommodate up to 200 new employees. We're excited to officially be opening our 2nd location for Shopify Toronto tonight! Words from @JohnTory, @craigmillr, & more to follow. … Continue reading Shopify, leading ecommerce tech company in Canada, has opened a new R&D office in Toronto

Top Ten Most Crowd Funded Kickstarter Canadian Campaigns Ever

Kickstarter is one of the top leading crowdfunding websites on the internet and has acted to support many innovative endeavors, connecting fans to the creators of the projects they want to see made. In the 2016, Pebble Time, the colour e-paper smartwatch with up to 7 days of battery and a new timeline interface was the leader … Continue reading Top Ten Most Crowd Funded Kickstarter Canadian Campaigns Ever

France launches French Tech Visa / lures tech talent

France wants you to pack your bags and say "Bonjour" to doing your tech business startup in France. If selected, you will get a 4 year work visa and can bring your spouse with you to live and work in one of the 41 French incubators. Visa could also be renewed on 4 year term … Continue reading France launches French Tech Visa / lures tech talent

Innovate Calgary partners with Telus to advance tech startups

Innovate Calgary has launched TELUS Technology Accelerator (TTA), a six-month program beginning December 2016 that will showcase and grow Canadian technology startups primarily in four areas: seamless experience, data analytics, health and wellness, and “last 100 metres” technologies. This program aims to rapidly accelerate a startup’s technology, business model and investability. Each participating startup is … Continue reading Innovate Calgary partners with Telus to advance tech startups

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