Canadian VC activity on a tear so far this year

This isn't just a scorcher of a year for hot weather, it's also proving to be a blistering year for venture capital deals in Canada.Canadian VC activity so far this year is onpace

Published on: August 16th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Canadian angel investments jumped 50 per cent in 2011: study

More angels are coming to the aid of Canadian startups these days.Angel investors made 134investments totaling $82.4 million in 2011, up from 90investments worth a combined $35.3 million in 2010, according to astudy

Published on: July 18th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Facebook Deals 2.0:

Facebook's anticipated 'Groupon-killer' offering group-based local coupon deals reportedly launches on Tuesday in five pilot cities in the U.S. including Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, San Diego and San Francisco. The service is called Facebook Deals--the old

Published on: April 27th, 2011 Ian Paul

Facebook Deals lets business deliver e-coupons on location

If you were one of the many people hoping for a Facebook phone , sorry. That's not happening.That was the first announcement from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the social network's much anticipated

Published on: November 4th, 2010 Sharon Gaudin

Tweet your way to tech savings for work and play

Everybody loves a bargain, and some people can spend hours hunting for deals on sites like eBay, and Amazon. But did you know some sale makers are migrating to Twitter? United Airlines

Published on: June 2nd, 2009 Ian Paul

Surf to save – Web sites that really pay off

Regular Internet shoppers know the advantages of e-tailing: lower prices, larger selection, and the chance to shop in their skivvies. But there are some categories where savings are really pronounced, and if you're

Published on: March 10th, 2009 Rick Broida

Use these Web 2.0 sites to plan your travel – for work and fun

Most Web-savvy travelers know how to find cheap airfares, hotel rooms, and rental cars on comparison sites such as and, or on the big booking sites (Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, and the

Published on: February 4th, 2009 Janet Fullwood