March was a quieter month with fewer deals going on but there were still quite a few deals taking place. The notable deals came from Toronto ecobee raising $80m and Vancouver hootsuite raising $65m. Even an interesting concept Cryptokitties game developed in Vancouver, where you breed, raise and sell cats, got $12m in funding. Most … Continue reading Money Raised & Companies Acquired – Canadian 2018 March Edition
thynq3D is a mixed reality development company that created a social holographic chat platform called myxd3D which is extendable to any industry to remotely connect users as avatar representations within each other's physical environment. Who started the company? Do you / team members have tech background? thynq3D along with the myxd3D application was created by Jason … Continue reading Toronto Startup First To Launch Holographic Chat
Jibestream is the provider of an indoor mapping and location platform that is transforming the way people engage with indoor spaces. We help enterprise organizations develop IoT-driven, indoor maps that can power a wide range of use cases from indoor navigation to asset tracking, spatial business intelligence and beyond. With a portfolio of high-profile venues … Continue reading Toronto Jibestream Mapping Your Indoor Spaces
Every month we list Canadian tech startups and how much money they have raised. The year ended strong with numerous companies raising millions of dollars. December 2017 List Of Canadian Startups Raised Money Mojio, Vancouver, BC, cloud platform for cars startup raised CAD$30M Open, scalable and hardware agnostic, Mojio is the cloud platform of choice … Continue reading 8 Canadian Technology Startups That Raised Money in December 2017
The city of Buffalo is trying to ramp up some interest in its city by hosting a 43North competition and giving away up to $5m USD to startups to come and work on your startup there in the incubator. You will get a chance at $1 million prize for first place, $650k for the second place, $550k for … Continue reading Forget Silicon Valley. Get $5m for Your Startup to Move to Buffalo, New York.
The following graph was developed by Toronto Founder Institute's Sunil Sharma and Kamal Hassan, see the draft of the #Toronto #StartupEcosystem Canvas... It is everything you need to know about Toronto startup ecosystem summarized in one long image below. Enjoy. More input is needed, so please leave your comments on this collaborative Google document, and … Continue reading Toronto Startups Ecosystem That You Need To Know
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