Articles By Howard Solomon

VerticalScope opens Canadian TopHosts site

It's taken three years, but a Canadian-owned Web hosting directory finally has a site with a red maple, started in 1997 by Regina, Sask. teenager Robert Laidlaw as an advertising-supported yellow pages

Published on: August 1st, 2001 Howard Solomon

Small players looking to feast on $5.3 trillion pie

Small and medium sized Canadian businesses have a new Internet marketplace to help them get a piece of the $5.3 trillion governments around the world spend on international procurement. SourceCAN, a partnership between

Published on: June 28th, 2001 Howard Solomon

Venture capitalists scale back

Last year Minhas Mohamed's MM Venture Partners invested in eight companies.But thanks to the collapse of the values of technology companies, so far this year the company's only put money into two."Sometimes in

Published on: June 8th, 2001 Howard Solomon

Gambling software makers coming up snake eyes

More than US$2 billion will be wagered online this year, but for Internet casino owner Nicholas Murphy there's not enough left on the table for him.The Toronto businessman says there's little profit for

Published on: June 7th, 2001 Howard Solomon