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Toronto and Montreal Among Canadian Cities Competing for Amazon HQ2

Canadian cities are jumping at a chance to host Amazon second head office in North America. Amazon announced few weeks ago that they are looking for a second city to call home for their second head office. Amazon is ready to hire 50,000 employees and invest $5b over the next 15 years. It is now … Continue reading Toronto and Montreal Among Canadian Cities Competing for Amazon HQ2

eZWake, Vancouver startup app, best way to wake up according to science

ezWake is a youth-driven company that aims at an extremely simple problem: waking up. The company creates apps that activates the mind enough to make it difficult to fall back into sleep. Eventually, with enough uses, the app being personalized - adjusting its own difficulty and duration to the specific needs of the user. Who … Continue reading eZWake, Vancouver startup app, best way to wake up according to science

Amazon Growing in Toronto and Vancouver

Amazon, American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington, is about to sign giant office leases in both Vancouver and Toronto according to Financial Post. 147,000 sq ft office is to be signed in Vancouver and 112,000 sq ft in Toronto. This is on top of 2.2m sq ft in Toronto and … Continue reading Amazon Growing in Toronto and Vancouver

Vancouver NetCoins simplifies Bitcoin purchases

Netcoins allows customers to buy Bitcoin in under 15 seconds. Our software, Netcoins' "Virtual" Bitcoin ATM, turns any device into a Bitcoin ATM (tablet, computer, mobile). We sell Bitcoin at over 7,000 stores & mobile agents.   Who started the company? Do you / team members have tech background? Netcoins is co-founded by myself, Michael … Continue reading Vancouver NetCoins simplifies Bitcoin purchases

Vancouver Startup: CommandWear – Situational Awareness Platform For First Responders

An over-reliance on voice communication often compromises mission success and, ultimately, puts responders’ lives at risk. CommandWear’s mobile and wearable situational awareness platform securely connects and monitors dispersed teams through a combination of sharing real-time GPS location tracking, vital monitoring, image sharing and secure messaging. The software helps first responders save lives - including their … Continue reading Vancouver Startup: CommandWear – Situational Awareness Platform For First Responders