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Green-tech companies draw biggest share of venture capital in … - Los Angeles Times
Green-tech companies draw biggest share of venture capital in third quarter - Los Angeles Times
Social networking a job asset - Calgary Herald
Where’s the tech sector headed? - Globe and Mail
Where Twitter Ranks in VC History - Wall Street Journal
Former MySQL CEO Joins Benchmark Capital - Wall Street Journal
Starbucks makes instant coffee gambit - Canada.com
Where Twitter Ranks In Venture Funding History - Wall Street Journal
An Entrepreneur Prepares to Pass the Torch - BusinessWeek
Dogster and ICanHazCheezburger Join Ad Forces (TechCrunch)Dogster has never been a Web 2.0 darling. At first glance a social network for pets isn?t the most innovative idea, and its audience is limited to the kinds of wackos who make name tags for their dogs at conferences or create elaborate fictional personalities for their cats . But with the benefit of hindsight, Dogster has done two things very, very right: It never raised venture funding and ...
CipherOptics hands reins to former Fore Systems executives - Bizjournals.com
Social media driving new business thinking - Financial Post
Venture-owned e-commerce co Newegg files for IPO - Reuters
KINGSTON: A walk in the Innovation Park - Ottawa Business Journal
Twitter rakes in venture capital - Columbus Dispatch
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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.