Championship: Don’t count Ottawa out

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette Scott Annan is no stranger to the Ottawa startup community. The founder of software development and web consultancy Mercury Grove and social utility Network Hippo fits the mould of what we describe as

Published on: September 15th, 2011 Francis Moran

VideoRewind: Networking DemoCamp-style

Today, lawyer and technology entrepreneur Monica Goyal, founder of the Toronto-based online legal service called My Legal Briefcase, talks to use about three noteworthy Canadian start-ups she ran into at the recent International

Published on: July 19th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

500px aims to be ‘Flickr for pros’

Photographers who feel like they've outgrown casual photo sharing sites like Picasa, Flickr, or SmugMug should check out the new social photography service in town, Toronto-based 500px Inc. This elegant looking site is

Published on: June 21st, 2011 Alexandra Chang

Lean startup: It’s the Canadian way

By Jason Flick   You would have to be living under a rock not to have heard about the billions in venture capital flooding into the Valley. Venture firms raised over $60 billion

Published on: June 6th, 2011 IDG News Service

Toronto startups unleash slew of productivity boosters

Toronto tech startups want to help you get organized with social media tools offering time management, shared notebooks, and a way to better sort your Gmail attachments.Tech entrepreneurs took to the stage at

Published on: February 28th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

‘Camps’ bring nerds together to solve problems in unique ways

Got a problem? “There's a camp for that,” quips David Crow. The senior user experience evangelist at Microsoft Canada is also the organizer of DemoCamp, a meet-up that asks software companies to present

Published on: March 11th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Transit camp – a better way to an awesome TTC Web site

It's not uncommon for Toronto's residents to complain about the public transit system, but one blogger really caught the Toronto Transit Commission's (TTC) attention when he called its Web site an embarrassment. The

Published on: June 24th, 2008 Brian Jackson