CIRA funds projects with $1M to improve Internet for Canadians

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is funding 28 projects slated to help Canadians get more out of the Internet, funnelling a sum of about $1 million into these initiatives. In January, CIRA

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 30th, 2014 Candice So

Canadian angel investors put $89M into startups in 2013, NACO says

Canadian angel investors have poured about $89 million into startups this year, more than twice what was recorded in 2012, according to a new survey from the National Angel Capital Organization (NACO). In

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 26th, 2014 Candice So

New directions for MaRS and partner Wearable Wednesdays TO

MaRS Discovery District is taking a new direction in how it helps startups get off the ground, changing how it works with early stage companies in its ICE Practice – which stands for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 27th, 2014 Candice So

Sustained IT spending gives Canadian banks an edge in tough times

While economic challenges are moving banks south of the border to slash IT budgets, Canadian backs appear more resilient and will continue to invest more on new tech projects in 2009, a new

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 21st, 2009 Brian Jackson

Seven challenges for IT in the next 25 years

Gartner Inc. has identified seven technologies that will "completely transform" business over the next 25 years, including parallel programming, wireless power sources for mobile devices, automated speech translation, and computing interfaces that detect

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 11th, 2008 Jon Brodkin

AT&T’s $1 billion bandwidth boost a boon for Canadian MNCs

AT&T Inc. hopes to help their Canadian multi-national enterprise clients conduct business on a global scale with a $1 billion infrastructure investment.The upgrade to the San Antonio, Texas-based telecommunications company's network will see

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 10th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Canadian firms see direct link between IT investment and business success

A vast majority of executives in large Canadian companies agree IT investment is essential to business success, but many remain skeptical about technology's impact on providing competitive advantage, according to a recent survey

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 19th, 2008 Nestor Arellano