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Montreal, AI powerhouse, according to Wired

Wired magazine ran a story this weekend declaring Montreal as a clear winner in artificial intelligence. Wired magazine claims that due to cheap office rent and "community feel" Montreal is able to capture a lead in AI space. According to PwC, Montreal has raised more capital than any other Canadian cities with total value of … Continue reading Montreal, AI powerhouse, according to Wired

New NAFTA increases online shopping duty free for Canadians

After months of negotiations Donald Trump and Justin Trudeau have finally come to an agreement and there is much to be celebrated about this new deal when it comes to Canadian online shopping. Canadian online shoppers will be pleased that now they will be able to ship more goods into Canada without paying duties as … Continue reading New NAFTA increases online shopping duty free for Canadians

Pinterest Opens Toronto Office, Led by Former Facebook Exec

Just announced that Pinterest will be opening an office in Toronto. Good news for tech scene in Toronto kept on coming this month with companies like Microsoft, Google and Etsy opening offices here as well. While other Canadian cities such as Vancouver and Montreal have their small successes when it came to attracting tech companies, … Continue reading Pinterest Opens Toronto Office, Led by Former Facebook Exec

Vancouver Procurify Makes Corporate Purchases Easier

We sat down with Dani Hao , Communications, to talk about her company Procurify. This new startup out of Vancouver helps reinventing the way organizations spend. Procurify is a spend management software that empowers your team to make better more informed decisions when it comes to company spending. Summarize your company in an elevator pitch. Procurify is … Continue reading Vancouver Procurify Makes Corporate Purchases Easier

25 Canadian Startups Where People Want to Work at in 2018 / 2019, According to LinkedIn

Startups are changing the world. And Canada is no exception. We have thousands and thousands of hard working entrepreneurs eager to leave their mark on this great country and the world. The new study conducted by LinkedIn found the most desirable 25 startups in Canada where people actually want to work at. If your startup … Continue reading 25 Canadian Startups Where People Want to Work at in 2018 / 2019, According to LinkedIn

Quebec Cracks Down on Cryptomining

Quebec is putting breaks on cheap energy to cryptominers after initially selling their energy at dirt cheap rates, that would make Quebec's neighbor to the East jealous. Quebec has allowed rates of 5 cents per kw hour to be sold to energy hungry miners. Where as rates for electricity in neighbouring Ontario for local residents … Continue reading Quebec Cracks Down on Cryptomining

Air Canada Hacked

Air Canada said that over 20,000 profiles saved into their mobile app have been compromised and info such as customer's Aeroplan number, passport number, Nexus number, known traveller number, gender, birth date, nationality, passport expiration date, passport country of issuance and country of residence could have been accessed. After discovering the breach Air Canada has shut … Continue reading Air Canada Hacked