Former CFL player & current tech president tackles sports war rooms – Tech in Sports Ep. 18

Viewsonic president and former CFL player Jeff Volpe joins the Tech in Sports crew as it explores all the major sports tech news from the last week, including the most analytics-focused MLB team

Published on: November 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

UK founder of world’s first equity crowdfunding site coming to Toronto

The CEO of the world's first equity crowdfunding site is coming from the UK to share his insights with a Toronto audience at this year's Technicity summit. Darren Westlake co-founded UK-based Crowdcube, which

Published on: September 20th, 2012 Christine Wong

Germans more likely to follow BYOD rules than British, French workers

Does culture or clarity play a bigger role in whether workers follow or flout BYOD security policies? Some new research out of Europe suggests a big factor is how clearlycompanies communicate their bring

Published on: September 19th, 2012 Christine Wong

Number of crowdfunding sites jumped 60 per cent globally in 2011

Startups around the world raised $1.8 billion through 453 crowdfunding sites in 2011, a British report says.The number of crowdfunding sites grew by 60 lastyear, topping growthof 38 per cent in 2008, according

Published on: July 16th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Vancouver’s Peer 1 acquires UK-based managed hosting provider

Vancouver-based Peer 1 Network Enterprises Inc. is acquiring UK-based managed hosting provider  NetBenefit Limited in a deal worth $38.5 million, the firm announced today.Peer 1 is buying all outstanding shares of the London

Published on: June 6th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Startup news round-up: May 28, 2012

Here's the startup news making headlines today on other Web sites and blogs. Britain launches a startup loan program, Notesolution helps students, and pondering Canada's venture capital landscape.UK startup loans Despite being under

Published on: May 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Score Media inks UK deal on mobile sports betting

British users of Score Media Inc.'s soccer app can now bet on live UK matches with the touch of a button.The Toronto firm has struck a partnership with William Hill, Britain'sbest known betting

Published on: May 1st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

BlackBerry gets UK win amidst company turmoil

RIM's BlackBerry might be losing to Android and the iPhone around the world but it is still packing in new users in the UK, research company Kantar Worldpanel ComTech has reported.In the 12

Published on: July 13th, 2011 John E. Dunn