Facebook is the latest tech giant to hunt for AI talent in Canada

Facebook is turning its attention to Canada with a new AI research office in Montreal. Google and Microsoft already have outposts in the city and...

Crunch Report | 500 Startups Shuts Down Its Canada Fund

MIT’s latest jewelry is alive, 500 Startups shuts down its Canada fund, Theranos settles with Walgreens and Samsung’s latest Galaxy Note 8 leak. All this on Crunch Report! Read More ...

Canada’s Assent Compliance raises $31.4M Series B round to help businesses stay in compliance

Assent Compliance, an Ottawa-based startup, isn’t in a sexy space. The company focuses on helping enterprises collect the necessary data to keep their global supply...

This drone can travel long distances by stopping to recharge in lakes

SUWAVE is a lake-hopping drone that’s designed to fly short distances, crash down into a body of water, recharge using solar panels built into its fixed wings, and then take...

Launch Academy’s startup visa program gives entrepreneurs permanent residency in Canada

As the U.S. seems to be hell-bent on making itself less attractive to immigrants and visitors, its neighbors to the north are sensing an opening...

How Winnipeg focused on local strengths to create a tech hub in central Canada

Ben Fischberg Contributor Ben Fischberg is an investment banker at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he focuses on the technology sector. His...

Canada ends two-year inquiry, finds Apple didn’t violate anti-competition laws

A 24-month probe finally ended on Friday after Canada's Competition Bureau on Friday said it was unable to gather sufficient evidence to prove Apple had taken part in anti-competitive practices. The...

The Internet Archive gears up for the Trump era by creating a backup in...

The Internet Archive is seeking donations to create a backup in Canada. Internet Archive founder Brewster Kahle seems worried about the upcoming "radical" changes in Washington, D.C. once the Donald...

Canada finally joins the self-driving club, with a car called ‘Autonomoose’

When the Canadian province of Ontario announced on January 1 that it was inviting companies to test self-driving cars on its public roads, a deafening silence followed. Ontario’s autonomous car program is...

Zillow saw a spike in traffic for Canadian real estate after Trump was elected...

Google Trends has reported spikes in search traffic for "move to Canada" in the U.S. And now, Zillow Group has reported that folks are responding to the election of Donald...