Surviving the pink slip

Surviving the pink slip

It's been a tough year for 27-year-old Stephan Koledin. On June 7, he was laid off from his software development...

January 27th, 2002 Kathleen Melymuka

Offices march onward

Offices march onward

I continue in my search for the "perfect" suite of office applications. There are three new contenders. Microsoft has Office...

December 13th, 2001 Bob Fabian

Startups suffer from lack of IT vendor investment

Startups suffer from lack of IT vendor investment

Large IT vendors with venture capital arms, which reaped generous returns on start-up investments over the last few years, have...

July 6th, 2001 Cara Garretson

Cowpland looking for excitement

Cowpland looking for excitement

Michael Cowpland was getting bored. As much as he loved Corel, he craved the excitement of a new love affair.That...

September 7th, 2000 Victoria Berry

The water is fine for Tropical Networks

The water is fine for Tropical Networks

According to one analyst, the optical networking market is heading towards growth. For Tropic Networks Inc., a new start-up located...

August 10th, 2000 Cindy Steinman

$200M Canadian VC fund formed

$200M Canadian VC fund formed

Go big or go home.That was the message Robin Louis, president of Ventures West, had for the media throng that...

April 6th, 2000 Liam Lahey