Visa Canada and Moneris launch new feature for B2B payments

Visa Canada and Canadian fintech company Moneris yesterday announced the launch of a new, unified feature, Moneris B2B Pay, to help businesses make and receive payments.  It works with Visa's accounts payables solution,

Published on: November 4th, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Shopify Markets gets Avalara’s duty and import tax compliance technology 

U.S.-based tax compliance automation firm Avalara yesterday announced that its cloud-based cross-border compliance capabilities will be used in the duty and import tax feature of Shopify’s newly launched end-to-end cross-border solution, Shopify Markets. 

Published on: November 3rd, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Moneris to offer Visa’s “buy now, pay later” solution to its merchant customers

Visa this week announced it is collaborating with Moneris, a joint venture between the Royal Bank of Canada and Bank of Montreal that specializes in payment processing, on its buy now, pay later

Published on: October 29th, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Adobe MAX 2021 conference rolls out new features to enhance creativity for customers

The Adobe MAX 2021 creative conference kicked off this week with announcements to enhance creativity for customers globally.  At the conference, the company announced updates across its Creative Cloud flagship applications powered by

Published on: October 27th, 2021 Samira Balsara

Payfare partners with Wise to offer international money transfer solutions to North American gig workers

Canadian global fintech firm Payfare, which provides instant payout and digital banking solutions for contract workers, today announced its partnership with U.K. fintech Wise, provider of digital international money transfer solutions for the

Published on: October 25th, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Trend Micro launches Cloud One cloud security platform in Canada

Global cybersecurity firm Trend Micro yesterday announced the launch of its Cloud One regional datacentre in Canada to help its Canadian clients uphold data residency, safeguard data privacy and reduce the risk of

Published on: October 19th, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Roku expands Canadian advertising offerings with OneView ad platform

Roku has expanded its Canadian TV offerings with the launch of the OneView advertising platform. OneView provides advertisers with a self-serve platform that uses TV identity data from the Roku streaming platform to

Published on: October 6th, 2021 Samira Balsara

Fintech firm Stripe is on a hiring spree to fill its first Canadian office in Toronto

San Francisco-based financial technology firm Stripe has announced it will soon open its first Canadian office in downtown Toronto, Ontario, and is hiring for roles in engineering, product development, and sales. The company

Published on: October 1st, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Twitter teams up with Wealthsimple to send cash to creators via Tip Jar

Twitter users with the new Tip Jar feature enabled can now link it directly to a Wealthsimple Cash account to receive tips. The announcement today makes Wealthsimple Cash the first Canadian payment service

Published on: August 19th, 2021 Tom Li

Stark Lab introduces Stark for Chrome as Ontario’s AODA kicks in

The June 30 Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) deadline has come and gone, leaving many organizations scrambling to make their online presence more accessible. Issues range from limited keyboard-only usage, unclearly

Published on: July 5th, 2021 Jori Negin-Shecter

The Uber Eats for vehicles: Clutch Canada

Click. Buy. Drive. Clutch Canada chief executive officer Dan Park thought of the idea when he realized how tedious it can be to purchase a vehicle. “You basically have two options when buying

Published on: June 29th, 2021 Samira Balsara

Microsoft and Toronto non-profit partners to help firms set up workplace rapid screening program in as little as a week

Last week, Microsoft, together with Toronto-based not-for-profit initiative Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) Rapid Screening Consortium (RSC), introduced a new offering that enables employers to provide rapid COVID-19 antigen screens for employees before they

Published on: June 9th, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

All the Teams updates announced at Microsoft Build 2021

Microsoft Teams is getting updates - a lot of updates. At its Microsoft Build 2021 digital event this week, the company unveiled new features, a new portal for developers, and new subscription purchase

Published on: May 28th, 2021 Pragya Sehgal

Google expands partnership with Shopify, launches new features to increase merchant discoverability

Google is expanding its partnership with Shopify to allow the e-commerce giant's 1.7 million merchants to feature their products across Google, the company announced at the Google I/O event this week.  Few details

Published on: May 19th, 2021 Pragya Sehgal