Samsung’s new Windows 8 hybrids meld tablet and notebook features

New York – Samsung, with its new lineup of Windows 8 devices, is trying to mesh the needs of the living room with those of the boardroom. At a launch event at the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 16th, 2012 Paolo Del Nibletto

HOOPP invests in $213 million NYC tech fund

The Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan has made a major investment in a New York-based tech fund.HOOPP is one of four new major investors in the recently closedCatalyst Investors III fund. The $213-million

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 22nd, 2012 Christine Wong

Toronto’s Interaxon lands first VC deal for thought-controlled IT gear

Toronto startup Interaxon has landed its first venture capital infusion just months before it will launch its thought-controlled computing headset on the consumer market. No official announcement has been made regarding the funding,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 23rd, 2012 Christine Wong

Startup news round-up: May 1, 2012

Here's the startup news making headlines today on other Web sites and blogs. Toronto gets a new startup organization, New York racks up VC deals, and a toymaker offers fun (and funding) for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 1st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Toronto’s startup success celebrated too early

Toronto’s startup community has been somewhat deflated by a recent blog post from the Startup Genome project. The irony is that Startup Genome had been the source of that misplaced pride just several

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 24th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Competing flying cars set to hit commercial market

Flying cars depicted in futuristic fiction like The Jetsons have long been just a daydream of land-bound, gridlocked motorists – until this week, there suddenly appears to be not one flying car but

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 4th, 2012 Brian Jackson