December 20, 2017
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a tricky concept to delineate specifically. Some of the first AI research was dedicated to the development of sensory functions that mimic what a human has, but today AI is a field that is expanding rapidly into areas that we may not fully grasp at a group...
December 18, 2017
The cryptocurrencies stormed the world's mind this year, with breakneck price appreciation that has put Bitcoin's market value (market cap) on par with some of the largest companies in the world.
But today's hot could just be a flash in the pan.
The real story, according to some,...
December 12, 2017
***AUTHOR'S NOTE: I have once again made off the cuff remarks that could be considered personal opinions in this article.
I hope that readers realize that when I write:
“If we use a Bitcoin value of $20,000 USD (which it will probably be at by the weekend, if not...
December 11, 2017
Artificial Intelligence(AI) is becoming a hot topic, and unlike many cutting edge innovations, AI is being used all over the world today in technologies like Alexa and Siri.
The Chairman of Alphabet, Eric Schmidt, recently sat down with Prime Minister Trudeau at Google's 'Go North'...
December 10, 2017
2017 saw some of the first Blockchain and Bitcoin stocks listed on major exchanges. Canada has become a world leader in helping cutting edge technology companies to access capital in the equity markets, and it looks like 2018 will see a lot more action in this area.
According to GMP Capital...
December 8, 2017
The way that people work is changing fast.
Automation is becoming widespread at a time when a number of other technologies are entering maturity, and the results of this on the future of industry could be profound. Driverless cars might be the thin end of the wedge when it comes advanced...
December 7, 2017
Many people associate the phrase “Made in China” with less than stellar quality. To be sure, there is a lot of lower quality products that are still manufactured all over China. But the government in China has made developing higher quality industries a big priority. With this push to...
December 5, 2017
The entire cryptocurrency space had an incredible year.
Bitcoin is the largest crypto at the moment, when measured by market capitalization, but smaller cryptos like Ethereum have seen much larger gains since the beginning of 2017. While bitcoin has gone up by nearly 1000% since January,...
December 4, 2017
***Author's Note: Towards the end of this piece, I veer away from what could be considered objective, and introduce an opinion on the future value of Bitcoin. This is my opinion, and as far as I know, not the opinion of Cambridge House***
The week is just beginning, but it would appear that...
December 2, 2017
Apple might be in the middle of taking over a Canadian VR/AR company that is based in Montreal. TechCrunch sites sources that are close to what is said to be a $30 Million US Dollar takeover of Vrvana, who up to this point has quietly been developing unique VR/AR technology, as well as working on...
September 15, 2015
In the best-selling book “Flash Boys” by Michael Lewis, the author contends that the stock market is rigged by high-frequency traders who front run orders from unsuspecting dupes. Today, U.S. authorities have secured a guilty plea from one such speedy manipulator.
Read the full...
March 25, 2015
BlackBerry’s (TSX:BB) turnaround is still a work in progress, but there are catalysts that could propel it higher, says Cormark analyst Richard Tse.
On Friday, BlackBerry will report its fourth quarter and fiscal 2015 results.
Read the full story at Cantechletter.com
March 26, 2014
Congratulations to Oculus Rift on their $2 Billion acquisition by Facebook!
Cambridge House President, Jay Martin, strapped in to the Oculus Rift virtual reality roller coaster at the Cantech Investment Conference in Toronto - January 16, 2014.
“Oculus has the chance to create the most...
February 25, 2014
Mike Wekerle of Difference Capital speaks to the Cantech Investment Conference about how Difference Capital grew and where he see's the market moving.