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The Shopify exec knows a thing or two about starting a business.
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An analyst argues the online shopping platform is pushing shady business practices.
It's a banner year for Saturday Night Live. The show has reaped every reward Donald Trump has given them. This past weekend, Alec Baldwin, their go-to Trump impersonator, hosted. The episode had its b...
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Shopify CEO says it's a question of freedom of speech.
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Trump's closed-door policies could accidentally boost Canada's economy.
Toronto is showing signs of the city coming into its own as a global technology hub. More firms are making the move to Hogtown, and the city is also turning out its fair share of hometown heroes when it comes to successful tech companies. So, what is making Toronto such a coveted destination for tech companies and eager employees alike?
"There is a huge talent shortage within Canada."
Tobias Lutke says Liberas' plan to tax stock options will harm innovation and startup firms.
Over the past two days, Canadian entrepreneurs and American venture capitalists met at Venture North, a conference that aims to introduce U.S. VCs to Canada's tech ecosystem. Mayor John Tory started off Wednesday's proceedings by stating that Toronto is a startup-friendly city, and its tech leadership is "simply a story we haven't told yet."
'Unicorn' is a term in the investment and venture capital industry use to define a start-up company whose valuation has exceeded USD$1 billion dollars. When you look for these (apparently not so) mythical creatures we find a plethora of U.S.-based companies: Uber, Airbnb, Palantir, Snapchat, Dropbox and others.
Shopify began trading on both the TSX and New York Stock Exchange last Thursday, and its shares have soared about 75 per cent from the IPO price.
TORONTO - Investors are flocking to Shopify Inc.'s stock market debut sending the company's shares soaring.The Ottawa-based e-commerce company's IPO at US$17 per share raised $131 million, more than t...
It looks like the digital world is lining up against the Harper government’s Bill C-51. A group of prominent executives from many of Canada’s tech companies has signed a letter addressed to Prime Mini...
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OTTAWA - E-commerce software company Shopify Inc. is looking to raise up to US$100 million in an initial public offering.The company filed documents with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on...
Cyber Monday should be fun for eCommerce businesses. After all, people get to shop in a TASER-free environment (unlike on Black Friday). Many small-businesses aren't setup to win on Cyber Monday. Are you? Follow these tips and win big on Cyber Monday.
Ottawa-based e-commerce company Shopify sure knows an opportunity when it sees it. When news broke this week that IBM was laying off staff in Ottawa, the seven-year-old startup that specializes in bui...
Overall, Canada's tech sector has just finished an excellent year and the prospects for 2013 look at least as good. That's the picture that emerges from conversations with the CEOs of four young Cana...