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22 Canadian Tech Startups That Raised Money in January 2018

January was another great month for Canadian tech startups. Top stories came from Ontario and Quebec with Quebec Busbud raising $11m and Ontario Wattpad raising $51m among many others. Most investments were done in Ontario and Quebec. Time to wake up Alberta and British Columbia? Either way, great seeing hundreds of millions dollars raised in … Continue reading 22 Canadian Tech Startups That Raised Money in January 2018

Toronto Public Library Launches Netflix like Free Movie Streaming Service

Toronto users rejoice! No need to pay for Netflix if you want to watch quality movies. Toronto Library has got you covered. All you need is a library card and few minutes to setup your account. Toronto Library have introduced the free video streaming service to over 30,000 streaming videos with their partner company Kanopy, … Continue reading Toronto Public Library Launches Netflix like Free Movie Streaming Service

Amazon Shortlists Toronto for their New Headquarters

Amazon just announced that it has narrowed down the list of cities to 20 for their HQ2 location. Just as a reminder, Amazon wants to spend $5 billion dollars in the city, and hire 50,000 employees there. Amazon said it will make their final decision by the end of 2018. So the good news is … Continue reading Amazon Shortlists Toronto for their New Headquarters

14 AI Companies Hiring Now in Toronto

Artificial intelligence took off like a wild fire in the last few years with Federal Government of Canada supporting the industry with millions of dollars in grants. Not surprising Toronto has taken a lead in this AI domain, and has over 45 active artificial intelligence organizations employing over 1,500 employees and raised more than $170 … Continue reading 14 AI Companies Hiring Now in Toronto

Toronto follows Vancouver in Passing Strict Airbnb Rules

Toronto City Council has approved new rules aimed at preserving long term rentals in the city. The new rules in Toronto are similar to the recent ones passed in Vancouver.  It will now be illegal to rent out your basement or secondary space in your primary residence. You can still rent out primary residence as before. … Continue reading Toronto follows Vancouver in Passing Strict Airbnb Rules