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Security Firm OneSpan Opens R&D in Montreal

Security firm from Chicago is opening a center in Montreal to do their R&D. They will be investing $9m to operate the center there. This is on top of their existing office there where they employ 150 employees. This new addition should add another 100 hires. Company claims to have over 10,000 clients and employs … Continue reading Security Firm OneSpan Opens R&D in Montreal

Toronto Is The Best City To Launch Startup In Canada, 8Th In The World

Toronto is once again has been named as one of the best cities in the world to start your tech startup business. Experts at Movinga, online platform-based moving company, have crunched the numbers and named Toronto as one of the best cities to launch tech startup in the world. Movinga looked at 75 cities around … Continue reading Toronto Is The Best City To Launch Startup In Canada, 8Th In The World

Lyft is launching in Montreal soon

Montreal is slowly catching up to Toronto. Lyft has mentioned that they are looking to add Montreal to their list of Canadian locations where they operate. They have been operating in The Greater Toronto area since the end of 2018. They also have recently launched their service in Ottawa. Lyft mentioned that they potentially will … Continue reading Lyft is launching in Montreal soon

Montreal French Quebecor Violated CRTC Regulations

Update: CRTC said that during disputes – it is illegal for channel owners to just switch off their signal and owners should be penalized. Quebecor, Pierre Karl Péladeau, said that he does not recognize CRTC authority. Bell said that Quebecor license should be suspended immediately and for duration of hockey playoffs. CRTC said that it … Continue reading Montreal French Quebecor Violated CRTC Regulations

Montreal Confoo Development Conference Is About to Start; Enter to Win a Ticket

We are delighted to say that we have teamed up with founders of Confoo conference to do a raffle for readers of Planetweb for one free ticket to their upcoming conference. Their ticket is valued at over $1k, so we are very grateful at them giving us this opportunity. Scroll to the bottom of this … Continue reading Montreal Confoo Development Conference Is About to Start; Enter to Win a Ticket

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

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