August 10, 2018
The dream of a fully immersive artificially created experience goes back to wishful writings from the 19th century. There were a few early writers that were inspired by the idea of a totally immersive experience, but past expressing their fascination in words, little more was possible.
June 26, 2018
Last month we took a look at Canadian companies who are currently attracting global tech investors and helping grow a venture capital culture.
During the 2018 Cantech Investment Conference we had a chance to sit down with some of the top CEOs and discuss the path they took and how they are...
June 17, 2018
The market for sports gambling in the USA is estimated to be worth at least $150 billion USD. Until the recent Supreme Court decision to legalize sports betting at a federal level, there was no way for anyone to build a business that centred around sports wagering. Now it looks like states are...
June 11, 2018
Blockchain development is attracting some serious capital. So far this year Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) has raised more than $9 billion US Dollars. Nearly half of that figure was raised by EOS, a new Blockchain that is being designed to compete with Bitcoin and Ethereum.
The amount of money...
May 24, 2018
It is hard to find a high tech field in Canada that isn't growing.
Unlike many countries, Canada has welcomed crypto development and made investing in the space easy. In addition to HIVE Blockchain, Vancouver is home to First Block Capital. They were early to the crypto developers party, and...
May 20, 2018
The massive ramp in the price and popularity of cryptocurrency has made people take notice of a little watched sector. Bitcoin and Ethereum made numerous new millionaires appear over the last two years. But Blockchain, which is the system that makes cryptocurrencies function, has found a firm base...
April 21, 2018
The market for ICO's is growing dramatically.
In 2017 new companies raised more than $6 Billion US dollars via Initial Coin Offerings (ICO's), which is 45 times more cash than ICO's brought in the previous year. It is estimated that this year's ICO's have already eclipsed...
April 7, 2018
The mining industry isn't looked to as a hotbed of innovation.
Doug Casey has pointed out that the industry is mired in the 19th century. Part of this is the nature of the business. Digging up rocks and moving them around isn't the easiest sector to digitize.
The way that minerals...
March 6, 2018
Why healthcare? Why biotech? Roberto Bellini, Bellus Health, sheds insight at the Cantech Investment Conference, January 31 in Toronto.
March 2, 2018
John Budreski from EnWave Corp. spoke at the Cantech Investment Conference, January 31 in Toronto. EnWave Corporation offers industrial-scale dehydration technology for commercial applications in the food and pharmaceutical industries.
February 27, 2018
Chris Wagner, CEO, presents background and 2018 strategic growth initiatives for Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc. at the Cantech Investment Conference, January 31 in Toronto.
February 26, 2018
Anthony Diiorio, Ethereum & Jaxx Wallet, Frank Holmes from HIVE Blockchain Technologies, and Kevin Rooke from Coinsquare share their thoughts at the Cantech Investment Conference, January 31 in Toronto.
February 23, 2018
Randy Dewey, Baylin Technologies Inc. at the Cantech Investment Conference, January 31, in Toronto.
February 22, 2018
Kevin Ford, Calian Group Ltd. shares insight at the January 31 Cantech Investment Conference in Toronto, Canada.