Manitoba municipality launches landline emergency alerts

A Manitoba community with a history of poor cell service has launched the emergency alert service through landline phones. The Rural Municipality of Grey, which is located about 40 km southwest of Winnipeg,

Published on: December 3rd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Technology companies play key role in new cannabis industry

Legalization of marijuana has arrived in Canada, and technology is playing a big role in this new industry, everything from artificial intelligence in production, to software for supply chain management, to e-commerce sites

Published on: October 17th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Manitoba town launches Bizpal for local entrepreneurs

Businesses in Pinawa, Man. can now begin taking advantage of Bizpal, an online business permit and license service that helps startup founders cut down on paperwork and get working on their companies. On

Published on: July 22nd, 2013 Candice So

Startup Canada Communities to bind together entrepreneurs nation-wide

Entrepreneurs from across Canada can soon connect via a new Web site from Startup Canada – one that’s slated to be an online community for finding support, mentors, events, workspace and funding. The

Published on: May 1st, 2013 Candice So

RIM inks mobile payments technology deal with EnStream

The EnStream consortium has sold one major mobile payments asset but inked a deal with Research in Motion to develop another. EnStream, a mobile payments group consisting of Rogers, Bell and Telus,said Monday

Published on: October 22nd, 2012 Christine Wong

Manitoba and IBM to track food “from farm to fork”

The Government of Manitoba is working with IBM Canada to develop a food tracking system that could help improve market recalls, food quality, and reputation as a safe food source to export markets.The

Published on: May 6th, 2009 Brian Jackson