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Microsoft hiring for new mixed-reality positions, launches two education partnerships in BC

The Canadian technology ecosystem has been growing in recent years, and international corporations are cashing in. Microsoft president Brad Smith...

November 2nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs


Tech talent in Toronto, Vancouver is top quality at budget rate: CBRE Report

Toronto is North America's fastest growing tech market, according to CBRE Group Inc.'s fifth annual Scoring Tech Talent Report, but...

July 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Toronto and Vancouver are two of top cities in the world for women entrepreneurs: Dell research

When impediments to female entrepreneurship are removed, there is a dramatic uplift in a city’s economic prospects, according to Dell...

July 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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Self-serve kiosks launching at Vancouver airport to meet new border clearance program

The Canada Border Services Agency’s (CBSA) Primary Inspection Kiosk program will be expanding in Vancouver this spring. Vancouver International Airport...

April 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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What is a ‘chief resilience officer,’ and why are so many Canadian cities hiring one?

Cities across the world are looking to become more resilient from disruptions, both physical and virtual, and Canada is no...

January 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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Toronto is Canada’s top city for IT skills, Calgary most expensive

Canada's tech sector employment has surged by almost 25 per cent in the past five years and some of its...

November 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Free Wi-Fi pilot for Vancouver buses

When I regularly rode public transit to work I'd quickly scan email and the news headlines on my smart phone to get...

August 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Vancouver picked for new Microsoft development facility

Downtown Vancouver will be the site of a new Microsoft Canada Excellence Centre (MCEC) training and development facility. The facility, which...

May 5th, 2014 Andrew Brooks