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Rebecca Fannin: Olympics Web 2.0? Not So Fast! (HuffingtonPost)The Beijing Games were billed as the world's first web 2.0 Olympics -- the time when the Internet and video streaming would shine as they reflected China's glory of hosting theevent. But I found it not so.
USB 2.0 Core Modules address embedded applications. (ThomasNet)ExtremeUSB® 2.0 Core 2100 Module daughter boards enable true 480 Mbps USB 2.0 connectivity/extension over distances up to 100 m for Cat5 and up to 10 km for fibre optics. Supporting USB 2.0 and classic 1.1 host controllers without requiring additional software drivers, these SFF embedded modules let users locate USB 2.0 devices remotely from PC Host. Areas of use include embedded medical, ...
Parature CEO and President to Present at University of Maryland Technology Start-Up Boot Camp (PRWebDuke Chung to Speak on 'Launching and Funding a Web 2.0 Venture - Founder and VC Perspectives' Panel
Cybercrime swamping security experts - Business Edge
Canadian CIOs shun blogs, wikis and virtual worlds - ITWorld Canada
Before There Was Web 2.0 (Entrpreneur.com)These two entrepreneurs developed a way to connect employees and customers through community software.
JM Capital Corp. - MarketWatch
EnOcean Receives Venture Capital Investment of 4.5 million Euros - MarketWatch
Venture Capital Investment in India More Than Doubled in Second … - Barron’s Blogs
Province of Ontario, Toronto Hydro master SOAs - ITWorld Canada
Close of Baird Venture Partners fund raises $170M for capital … - WTN News
Venture capitalists boost smart power grid - Financial Times
Chinese Venture Capital Hits New High - BizChinaUpdate
Economic Development 2.0 - Business Facilities
China venture capital investment reaches $1.37bn in Q2 - AltAssets
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The Canadian-born, U.S.-headquartered MDC Partners has acquired a majority stake in Capital C and Kenna, two Toronto-area agencies.
GigPark announced on August 24th, that they had been purchased by the Yellow Pages. Hey Noah, congratulations to you and the team there.
The Ontario government is doing something truly unique and laudable says John Albright of JLA Ventures. Last week Ontario's Ministry of Research and Innovation announced a new $205-million fund to help stimulate the province's early-stage ventures.
According to a University of Laval Professor, Canada's Labour Sponsor Funds kill innovation rather than create it. Read the press release here.
MediaScrape lands new venture round of $3.2 million. Chris Dingle has been appointed President and Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Dingle was the founding CTO of 24/7 Real Media which sold recently to WPP for $637 million.
University Technologies International (UTI) - IGNITE - announces the closing of two first-round financings for two IGNITE companies, Profero Energy Inc. and Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Inc.
Kleer Inc. based in California but with a plant in Ottawa landed a $28 million round for its wireless audio product development.
The Ottawa Citizen ran this story a few days ago. We've been saying this for years now. When will the public sector make it easier for investment in the province's tech sector?
Rick Nathan of the Canadian Venture Capital Association has an optimistic view of the current credit crunch.
MSBi Capital announces the addition of two new partners François Gauvin and John Elton.