Sanofi Pasteur Healthcare & Biotechnology Venture Challenge 2012 winners pitch for gold

Five teams of MBA Students and healthcare and biotechnology innovators will  pitch their business commercialization plans live on stage to a panel of experts for a chance to win over $10,000 in prizes

Published on: December 3rd, 2012 Jonathon Shore

How to bridge the pre-commercial funding gap in Canada

Startups are based on ideas and faith. Going from an idea to commercialization is a roller coaster ride, from conceptualization to development beta testing and, hopefully, into commercialization and market development. The primary

Published on: July 30th, 2012 Mahrie Boyle

Quebec City: a diamond of the digital age

Quebec City, Canada's second oldest city, has long been recognized for its governmental focus. Since the year 2000, the diversification of its economy (particularly due to the ICT and video game sectors), the

Published on: May 9th, 2012 ESG-UQAM BTM Competition Team

Canada’s anti-spam regulations finally unveiled

Canadian e-mail marketers now have the final regulations that will be enforced under Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) that was passed into law more than a year ago.The regulations don't just impact e-mail. All

Published on: March 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

The Freezer isn’t so hot for stopping spam, critics charge

Canada's new anti-spam legislation (CASL) marks a huge shift from previous government efforts to deal with spam and that is a good thing, according to industry experts. But while they are optimistic about

Published on: February 7th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Samsung shows off latest digital signage technology

Joe Interisano, an IT solutions engineer with Samsung Canada, gives ITBusiness.ca a preview of what this major electronics vendor is bringing to market in the way of digital signage. Among the surprises are

Published on: June 28th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Canadian innovators bridge “valley of death”

Thomas Ducellier has invented a way mining companies can zap a rock with high levels of radiation and determine what base minerals it contains in about five minutes.Currently the mining industry has to

Published on: November 5th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Jerry and Bill comedy duo better in second commercial

The second Windows commercial starring Jerry Seinfeld and Bill Gates showed up on YouTube last night at a length of four and a half minutes -- normal for a pop song, long for

Published on: September 16th, 2008 Eric Lai

Canadian college turns virtual world creation into real business venture

Jump to: video | image This campus of Belleville, Ont.-based Loyalist College is different from most – it has a disco dance floor in the middle of a shark tank, and students fly

Published on: April 29th, 2008 Brian Jackson