Starting Point: Startup events heating up Canada from July 9 to 16

For the week of July 9th to 16th, Quebec is the hottest place to be for startup events in Canada.But it's not the only place to be, as you'll see in this week's

Published on: July 6th, 2012 Christine Wong

TekSavvy rolls out high-speed Internet for SMBs after CRTC ruling

TekSavvy Solutions Inc. has launched new DSL service targeting SMBs now that Canada's telecom watchdog has ruled that it and other small ISPs can directly compete with big carriers in the high-speed Internet

Published on: July 4th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

New $150M VC fund to target Quebec life sciences

There's a new venture capital pipeline on the ground for Quebec's life sciences sector.Montreal-based Teralys Capital has put $65 million into TVM LifeScience Ventures VII, a new $150-million fund focused on early stagedrug

Published on: May 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Alberta edges Ontario, Quebec in small biz optimism

Optimism among Canadian small and midium size businesses continues to improve but this time Toronto is no longer the centre of the universe.The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) reports that businesses from

Published on: February 10th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Ditch the blonde when advertising in Quebec

If you're advertising in Canada, go easy on confrontation, but get your facts straight. Keep in mind the Canadian woman is your modern girl next door type who exudes "understated confidence" -- think

Published on: January 27th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Canadian hacker arrests merely tip of the iceberg, experts say

The recent arrest of 17 hackers in Quebec for running a one million-computer botnet is a grim reminder that businesses should take malware threats seriously, cybercrime experts say.Sûreté du Québec – the Québec

Published on: February 22nd, 2008 Brian Jackson