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US Tech looks to Canada For Relocation

According to a new study from Hired.com , American tech employees are now more than ever looking to relocate or expand their business and hiring in Canada. Report states it is due to President Trump changes to immigration policies especially to ban 6 Muslim countries from entering USA and proposed modifications to H1B visa. At … Continue reading US Tech looks to Canada For Relocation

Video in which Canada promotes Diversity and Inclusion

Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion has recently released a video to promote Diversity and Inclusion around Canada. This is another way Canada tries to promote its openness and politeness. Even though this is a tech blog, we have decided to showcase it as there are millions of people considering moving to Canada for work, … Continue reading Video in which Canada promotes Diversity and Inclusion

Major Canadian Company Pays $425k To Hackers

We have learned that major Canadian firm paid $425k in Bitcoin money to unlock their servers from ransomware attack. Their live servers were locked as well as their backup. The name of the company can not be published at this time due to confidentiality agreement. Ransomware is a type of malicious software from cryptovirology that … Continue reading Major Canadian Company Pays $425k To Hackers

Toronto Financial Tech Borrowell Secures $12m in Funding

Borrowell raised $12m Canadian in funding , this is on top of $4.2m they have already received. Financing was provided by Portag3 Ventures LP, Equitable Bank and White Star Capital, with participation by FirstOntario Credit Union among others. Borrowell is a Canadian fintech lender that offers fast, fair, and friendly personal loans, and credit scores … Continue reading Toronto Financial Tech Borrowell Secures $12m in Funding

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