XConnectTO: Hadi Salah on innovation in health care

With our HealthConnect study currently underway we are very excited to present this conversation with the Life Sciences and Healthcare Analyst at MaRS Discovery District. Hadi Salah helps life sciences and health care

Published on: November 13th, 2012 Karim Kanji

Rdigitalife: Kanika Gupta on social change and technology

Kanika Gupta is Head Catalyst at her startup, SoJo, exploring social change, technology, and online education. If someone's got an idea, Sojo helps them find a starting point. Here, she tells us that

Published on: October 29th, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: Creating mobility for those with disabilities

Our third episode of our health-focused series is a conversation between Karim Kanji and Komodo OpenLab co-founder Mauricio Meza.  Komodo OpenLab develops inclusive technologies that facilitate the daily lives of people with disabilities.

Published on: October 23rd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: HealthAware.ca – taking the pain out of doctor appointments

Nikolai Bratkovski is an entrepreneur with a track record in healthcare Internet ventures. Most recently, Niolai founded  HealthAware . HealthAware is free online service that takes the pain out of health appointments. Their

Published on: October 12th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: Quinzee makes energy management simple

Karim Kanji has known Quinzee co-founder Faizal Karmali from the days when they were both in Scouts together making and sleeping in Quinzees on frozen lakes. So it was a sort of full

Published on: October 5th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: GameDay InterActive brings fantasy to second screen experience

Today marks our fourth and final GameConnect (#GCTO) episode. In this video, Karim Kanji chats with Nicholas Murphy who is the Founder and CEO of GameDay InterActive. Nicholas is also the founder and creator of several

Published on: August 30th, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: InGamer’s Social Gaming Platform [video]

Nic Sulsky is the Co-Founder of InGamer. This past week Nic and XConnect host Karim Kanji got together to talk about InGamer's social gaming platform. The InGamer 3-screen social gaming platform turns a

Published on: August 23rd, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: Ken Seto’s entrepreneurial mantra ‘Please Stay Calm’

Ken Seto is the founder of Massive Damage – the creators of the ultra popular iPhone game, Please Stay Calm.  In this episode, Karim Kanji and Ken chat about what Please Stay Calm is all about

Published on: August 9th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

The 3 Features Of A Successful Crowdfunded Project

As many of you know, almost every week we interview someone from the tech or startup space. Last week I had the fortune of interviewing Brian Meece who is the CEO and co-founder

Published on: August 1st, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: Raise5 turns your wacky talents into charity donations

Mike Tang is the CEO of Raise5.com. In this episode, Karim Kanji talks with Mike Tang about the beginnings of Raise5 at StartUp Weekend Toronto. What is Raise5? A new fundraising platform that

Published on: July 18th, 2012 Karim Kanji

XConnect: From lawyer to sports entrepreneur

Before Adam Epstein was the CEO of Huddlers.com, he was a lawyer. Yes. A lawyer. In this episode of XConnect, Karim Kanji asks Adam why he made the transition from lawyer to tech

Published on: July 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: Epilogger talks about incubator experience

In this episode, Karim Kanji asks Michael about his recent experience with Founder Fuel in Montreal. Watch and listen to find out whether Epilogger is better off for having attended Founder Fuel.To watch a longer

Published on: July 5th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: Pocket Zoo creator Robleh Jama

This week we had the opportunity to speak with Robleh Jama of TinyHearts.com. Robleh presently works out of the Ryerson’s Digital Media Zone and Toronto’s The Work Republic.Many people know Robleh as the

Published on: June 25th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

XConnect: NoteWagon’s chief ninja officer

In this episode, Karim Kanji speaks with Gabriel Chan who is the Co-Founder and Chief Ninja Officer of NoteWagon.For those who don’t know, NoteWagon.com (originally from Waterloo and now based in Toronto) is

Published on: May 22nd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff