Toronto MakerKids startup empowering kids to do big things

MakerKids is the #1 kids workshop in Toronto. Thousands of kids have taken our STEM programs in Coding, Robotics and Minecraft. Our Camps, After-School & Weekend Programs and Birthday Parties empower children to be creators, not just consumers. Who started the company? Do you / team members have tech background? Jenn Turliuk is the CEO … Continue reading Toronto MakerKids startup empowering kids to do big things

15 Amazing Look Inside Photos from Tech Offices around Canada

Companies like Amazon.com , Facebook, Shopify , Google and Hootsuite are moving, opening offices across Canada in cities such as Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal and employing thousands of tech professionals. Here is a quick glance into some of them: Shopify  Fine looking office A photo posted by Rachel Zhao (@oysterearth) on Oct 3, 2016 at 9:27pm … Continue reading 15 Amazing Look Inside Photos from Tech Offices around Canada

Tech Startup Conference RESOLVE TO came to Toronto in January 2017

UPDATED This even has already happened. Here is what you missed: https://twitter.com/i/moments/838807309212086275 This coming January, the team behind Montreal Startupfest is launching ResolveTO in Toronto. An event held in Canada’s largest city, combining Startupfest’s unique vibe with the latest enterprise thinking. The event will bring together the best of young startups and large organizations, for … Continue reading Tech Startup Conference RESOLVE TO came to Toronto in January 2017

Toronto / San Francisco startup SnapEDA making it easy to build hardware

SnapEDA is a parts library for circuit board design. We provide digital content -- similar to blueprints -- that help designers bring products to life quickly. Our library is used by tens of thousands of hardware designers, from small shops to engineers at household names like Samsung. SnapEDA is building the canonical library for circuit … Continue reading Toronto / San Francisco startup SnapEDA making it easy to build hardware

Montreal startup Flystro makes it easier to film using drones

Flystro is an online marketplace connecting companies with drone pilots everywhere for aerial filming services. using Flystro, companies from different industries like real estate, construction or events, can easily find a drone pilot and be sure they are receiving the best price and product. Real estate drone video:     Who started the company? Do … Continue reading Montreal startup Flystro makes it easier to film using drones

VW buys Vancouver startup PaybyPhone

Volkswagen Financial Services AG and PayByPhone today announced that the financial services division of Volkswagen Group has acquired PayByPhone, the world's leading parking payment provider. The deal positions Volkswagen Financial Services AG as the clear leader in mobile payments and parking sectors, while providing the foundation for future PayByPhone growth globally and continued innovation. In … Continue reading VW buys Vancouver startup PaybyPhone

Amazon Prime Video launches in Canada (… and it’s cheaper than Netflix!!!)

Amazon unveiled Amazon Prime for Canadians, which will include free two-day shipping with no minimum purchase for a $79 annual fee. That is 35% cheaper than Netflix and you also get additional perks listed below. Customers around the world can now enjoy popular new original series like The Grand Tour from Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond … Continue reading Amazon Prime Video launches in Canada (… and it’s cheaper than Netflix!!!)

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