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4 ways technology is making education more affordable and available

Educational technology or ‘ed-tech’ as it is now referred to is a new stream of education that is being grown through various innovative companies and More...

Why big cities promote less innovation than they once did

Big cities have long been considered engines of innovation and economic growth. But, according one recent working paper at least, city size may not be More...

MaRS launches Toronto financial tech cluster

It is always smart to follow the money and MaRS wants to make it easier for tech entrepreneurs and financial services companies to work together. More...

Who needs Silicon Valley? Canadian startups scoring bigger deals

Increasingly Canadian start up companies are able to secure funding without having to move south of the border.  Canadian investors are ensuring that technology start More...

7 reasons why the UK is Europe’s emerging tech hub

London is predicted to create 46,000 more jobs in technology over the course of the next decade, the rest of the country is also expected More...

Women in Tech: This platform will match you to peer mentors, Tinder style

In a male dominated industry, the vicious cycle of males being hired by other males for high level positions is difficult to break.  Two women More...

The top 7 intelligent communities of 2015: The year of “The No Name Cities”

The best thermometer of how the world views the 2015 finalists for the world’s most Intelligent Community of the Year designation is best found in More...

The App economy is now bigger than Hollywood

The earnings made by the American box office revenues have an equal in the App’s department.  Apple has reported that the IOS App store has More...

The application economy

What is the application economy? Does it differ from the global economy? How? Are there any limits any more on application and smartphone use? How More...

Making our cities smarter and safer

Boston’s new Mayor Martin J. Walsh in 2014 changed the way that the government operated by using data (input and output) to create a unique More...

7 admirable start-ups that are driving social change

How many of us have fallen prey to ridiculous online games or apps and wondered what kind of insane amount money the creators were able More...

Microsoft is teaching cybersecurity to cities around the world—for free

When it comes to information systems, you can never be too cautious, especially with the increased reliance in a digital age.  Cyber attacks and hacking More...