Jobpostings.ca acquires Digital Media Zone startup

A startup based at the Ryerson Digital Media Zone (DMZ) has been acquired by Jobpostings.ca, it announced today. Fanfare has covered its Web site with a one-page notice about the transaction and say that its

Published on: February 25th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Entrepreneurs need (and deserve) to take vacation too

In this blog post, the Digital Media Zone presents a piece by one of its entrepreneurs, Kanika Gupta, the founder of SoJo: Back from a wonderful vacation, I started this week beaming with energy

Published on: July 30th, 2012 Lauren Clegg

Rdigitalife: Is ‘robot evolution’ humanity’s next phase?

Text messages, emails, check-ins and status updates... we’re living in the era of constant connection, and when the battery dies it can feel as if life comes to a halt. Technology has permeated

Published on: July 25th, 2012 Karim Kanji

Digital Media Zone startup SoJo finds success in collaboration

By Lauren Schneider We’ve all heard that age old adage, “There is no ‘I’ in team.” Nowhere is this saying truer than in the world of startups and growing businesses, where collaboration and

Published on: July 3rd, 2012 Lauren Clegg

Ryerson’s Digital Media Zone – a different kind of incubator

Ryerson University stands for encouraging great ideas and entrepreneurial spirit. So, it was no surprise that when students approached Ryerson President Sheldon Levy in 2009 asking for support for their innovative business concepts,

Published on: June 14th, 2012 Lauren Clegg

HRH hits DMZ: Prince Charles tweets from Toronto tech incubator

Prince Charles tweets!For today, at least. The heir to Queen Elizabeth's throne took to Twitter today to tweet anote live from his visit to the Digital Media Zone at Toronto's RyersonUniversity.Prince Charles tours

Published on: May 22nd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: Three Red Cubes founder Alexey Adamsky

Three Red Cubes is a Toronto-based innovative and evolving digital multimedia company. Currently they are located at the Ryerson Digital Media Zone. Our portfolio includes a number of award-winning mobile games, applications and developer

Published on: April 20th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Three new startups get on board Ryerson’s Digital Media Zone

And then were three more. Three new startups have set up shop at Ryerson’s University’s Digital Media Zone incubator,bringing the total number of ventures housed at the high tech hot spotto 31. The

Published on: February 9th, 2012 Christine Wong

Video Rewind: Video advertising goes interactive

We were pleased to see our first contest entry for The $1,000 Minute from Winnipeg-based Po-Motion Inc. and are tempted to set up the low-cost interactive video projector systems ourselves. After all, the

Published on: November 21st, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Start-up creates 3D TV without the headaches

3D optics technology seems like it is high-tech and up to large, established digital display companies to create. But apparently Adrian Bulzacki was never told that.The founder of Toronto-based ARB Labs Inc. touts

Published on: November 17th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Projected advertisements will stop you in your tracks

You might think that 23 is a young age to have already completed your Master's degree and have founded a start-up company offering innovative interactive advertising methods.But Jonathan Ingham explains that he's been

Published on: November 11th, 2010 Brian Jackson