Startup Management Hosts CEO of Techstars in Canada to Observe Our Startup Climate

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Originally published at Techvibes.com Startup Management hosted David Cohen CEO of Techstars in Toronto last night. He is in Canada for the first time since 2008 to check out the startup climate in Toronto and Waterloo after hearing about good things that were happening here. When asked about expanding Techstars into Canada, however, he was a bit ...

Bitmaker Labs Begins to Scale, Expands to New Location

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Originally posted at Techvibes.com Canadian coding school Bitmaker Labs continues to successfully disrupt traditional education with their hands on, intensive program that allows students to develop valuable coding skills in nine to 12 weeks. Despite being investigated Ontario Ministry of Training to potentially be shut down less than a year ago, Bitmaker Labs graduates have had no ...

The Next 36 and Google Host Hackathon to Build Software for Wearable Technology

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This past weekend the Next 36 put on their first official Hackathon where Canada’s most innovative students were challenged to create new software on wearable computing hardware devices, pulling an all-nighter. Hosted by Google in both Toronto and Waterloo offices, participants formed their organically made teams of six in less than half an hour and got ...