The Open Doors Network

Home ownership can be a chore and a challenge for those with little time, or experience. So this startup is creating Web applications for home owners to be reminded about maintenance issues and

Published on: March 22nd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Oikoi: find your next apartment

Think of it like a dating site for apartments and the tenants seeking them. Oikoi connects landlords and property managers with tenants seeking the type of apartments they’re offering, providing pre-qualified leads instead

Published on: March 22nd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Hyperdrive: accelerating at light speed

Founded in 2012 out of Waterloo region’s Communitech Hub, this accelerator is taking money from some of Canada’s top investors and taking promising startups from concept to commercialization. Web site: http://hyperdrive.communitech.ca/ Click through on

Published on: March 22nd, 2013 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: Sony Xperia ZL smartphone

Spring has sprung, and it’s positively raining smartphones. Last week Samsung launched the Galaxy S4, and this week it’s Sony’s turn with the Xperia ZL. Much like the Galaxy S4, the Xperia ZL

Published on: March 21st, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Toronto video marketing startup lands $6 million in financing

A Toronto-based startup that has developed a video marketing platform for business has closed a Series A financing round worth $6 million. Vidyard is a video marketing platform that helps marketers add video

Published on: March 21st, 2013 Jeff Jedras

All Hands on Tech: Samsung Galaxy S4

NEW YORK CITY -- Samsung Electronics launched its new Galaxy S4 last week at New York City's Radio City Music Hall, and ITBusiness.ca was among the first to get its hands on the

Published on: March 19th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Crowdfunding site hits one million loans with help from Canada

Crowdfunding platform Kiva, which offers microloans and focuses on the ”social good,” said Monday that it has hit the one million mark – over one million people in 65 countries have received over

Published on: March 18th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

All Hands on Tech: Galaxy Note 8

You could call it Samsung’s “Goldilocks device.” It’s not too small. It’s not too big. It’s just right – at least that’s what Samsung is hoping. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 fits nicely

Published on: March 14th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Was your web site hacked? Google wants to help

While Google’s decision to kill Google Reader is drawing online, its decision to launch a web page to help the webmasters of hacked web sites may win the search giant some praise –

Published on: March 14th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Gerard Buckley on importance of angels

Gerard Buckley is an ITBusiness.ca Community Blogger and one of the mentors with Incubes. As the director of Jaguar Capital, he has an inside point of view on the relationships between investors and

Published on: March 1st, 2013 Brian Jackson

Brad Feld on creating startup eco-systems, keeping startup spouses

We had the chance to interview Brad Feld live at Incubes Demo Day in Toronto. The founder of TechStars spoke with us about the importance of incubators in building a healthy startup eco-system,

Published on: February 28th, 2013 Brian Jackson

New Adobe HTML5 developer tools launch in public preview

Adobe Systems Inc. has announced a public preview of Adobe Edge Reflow, a new responsive design tool for Web designers and developers, and new feature updates for Adobe Edge Animate, Adobe Dreamweaver and

Published on: February 15th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Five Ontario innovation centres join Canadian Digital Media Network

And then there were 21. The Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN) announced this week that five new Ontario digital media innovation centres have been added to the CDMN's cross-Canada network. With the addition

Published on: February 14th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

CN Tower elevator pitch

The International Startup festival challenged Toronto startups to hone their pitch in the city's tallest elevator ride.

Published on: February 6th, 2013 ITBusiness Staff