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The 800 lbs gorilla aka Google has changed the world for ever, and it has helped to shape how millions use the Internet daily, they are the defacto search engine that we all use so …
We’re not sure who they are, but apparently there is a “Ford Nation,” a number of fans of Toronto’s Mayor Rob Ford who are still supporting him after the last few months of his very …
As the annual Fan Expo Canada quickly approaches, Mattel Canada has enlisted full-service marketing agency TrojanOne to assist in the execution of a unique brand experience for the launch of the Max Steel entertainment property in Canadian markets. Mattel will debut its Max Steel augmented reality app (A.P.P) in an experiential activation at the 2013 Fan Expo Canada in Toronto, August 22-25. This will be Mattel’s first-ever presence at the convention.
company being able to raise $45 million in funds. Today, is an entirely different day as the company recently filed bankruptcy and laid over over 100 of its staff.
We are now getting reports that the public company is in the final stages of buying the assets of Syncapse.
It is good to see that Canada is also playing a strong role in this type of next generation technology. Toronto-based Interaxon, which develops thought-based computing technology recently secured a $4.2M round in financing. Previously Interaxon raised $630K in March of 2012.
No big surprise here, but according to a Google survey 56% of adults were using a smartphone, up from 33 per cent in early 2012. Google conducted an online survey with 1,000 Canadians earlier in the …
Founded in 2007 by Michael Scissons, Toronto-based Syncapse has hit a major wall in what was once a very promising social media marketing company. A few days ago CBC received and published an article they had obtained from Scissons about a significant number of layoffs made at the company.
So who’s ready to take the role of Yahoo Canada’s Country Manager? One name we’ve had linked as a possibility is Simon Jennings, who was recently honoured with a lifetime achievement award. He worked there before heading up sales, and built Olive Media from the ground up so certainly well equiped for the role, but would he take the role if it were offered to him?
Over the last week, the Intertubes has been flooded with stories about Instatgram’s (which Facebook bought for $1 billion) launch of a new video service to complement their already popular photo service. Of course rival Vine released a few updates to try and keep its use base active and happy. According to their blog and press release,
Toronto’s TransGaming just announced that it has signed an agreement with Google to have itsTransGaming’s SwiftShader 3D rendering technology licensed to the search giant.