By Nicholas – Published on September 19, 2017
Blockchain has taken the investment world by surprise. But there are a few people out there who have been ahead of the curve, and now one of them is putting his knowledge to work for Canadian investors. Alex Tapscott is one of the world's foremost authorities on FinTech. When the World Bank was...
By Nicholas – Published on September 18, 2017
Helios Wire has a very interesting idea. This newly founded company wants to make IoT more affordable, and also available in the furthest reaches of the planet. In most cases IoT connectivity relies on a cellular network to function. The same frequency that lets you surf the web from your...
By Nicholas – Published on September 17, 2017
It's no secret that Vancouver is home to a dynamic economy that is known for pushing the envelope. VR/AR technology is gaining in popularity, and since 2010 it is estimated that more than 15 million headsets have been sold world wide. There are a few industry leading VR/AR development companies...
By Nicholas – Published on September 16, 2017
Bitcoin has taken the world by storm. It has risen in price over the last few years, and recently traded over $4,000usd per Bitcoin. But cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin exist outside the traditional monetary system, and many institutional investors haven't been able to participate in a growing...
By Nicholas – Published on September 16, 2017
Virtual Reality (VR) technology isn't a new concept. The idea to create an immersive 3 dimensional computer generated world that a person can interact with has been banging around for decades, but it is only in the last decade that it became commercially viable. In many ways we are still...
By Nicholas – Published on September 14, 2017
The world of personal finance has changed a lot over the last few decades. Today kids are growing up in an economy that is radically different from the one their parents knew, and Vancouver based company Guru Card is helping parents to teach their kids about how the world of card based electronic...
By Nicholas – Published on September 13, 2017
The world is evolving new ways of making connections. Today the ways in which technology is being created to connect people and devices is astounding. As long as a person has a connection to the internet, they can talk to anyone else for virtually no cost. But the potential that wireless...
Published on September 12, 2017
Medellin, Colombia - Rick Rule of Sprott Asset Management is the keynote speaker at the 2017 Colombia Gold and Copper Symposium taking place on November 14th and 15th at the Hotel San Fernando Plaza in Medellin, Colombia. The Colombia Gold and Copper Symposium is rapidly establishing itself as a...
By Nicholas – Published on September 12, 2017
Cinema goers have seen a huge number of novel technologies enter the marketplace over the last decade. In Vancouver pioneering animator, cinematographer and visual artist David Cameron is working with one of the newest video capture technologies out there, and the effects that stereo 3D 360 video...
By Nicholas – Published on September 9, 2017
Cryptocurrencies have made a lot of headlines over the last few years, with Bitcoin's exploding price creating more then a few new millionaires in the process. But despite all the hype, most mainstream investors aren't involved in the movement to stateless cryptocurrencies, for any number...
By Nicholas – Published on September 9, 2017
Blockchain might be the most revolutionary transactional architecture in a very long time. While it started out in the background, people like Guy Halford-Thompson quickly realized the potential that Blockchain had to streamline transactions across a wide range of industries. He founded BTL...
By Nicholas – Published on September 9, 2017
Healthcare is one of the fastest growing sectors out there today. People are looking for new ideas to stay healthy, and companies that work in healthcare are looking for ways to be more efficient. Victory Square has a history of supporting cutting edge ideas, and recently they turned their...
By Nicholas – Published on September 9, 2017
Copper prices have been tearing higher lately. Over the last week the red metal traded over $7,000usd/tonne, which logged some of the highest prices in years. There has been a lot of speculation that the rise in prices isn't justified by market fundamentals. But over the medium term, there are...
By Nicholas – Published on September 9, 2017
Diabetes is a problem for people everywhere, with both advanced and developing nations struggling with a disease that isn't easy to treat. In Canada around 7% of the population suffers from some form of diabetes, and despite decades of research, there is still a lot of mystery surrounding the...