Google–or Alphabet, to be more accurate (it’s hard to get used to that)–is putting Toronto’s eastern waterfront on a fast […]
As US Stock Worries Loom, Canada’s Startup Scene Booms
Canada’s logging and trapping industries once made it the economic envy of the world, but in recent centuries its luster […]
New Digital Education Platform Receives Historic Round of Funding
Although the Washington, D.C.-based for-profit has been around since 2008, it’s the April 26 announcement regarding EVERFI’s latest round of […]
The 9 Most Ridiculous Food Flavors & Snack Concoctions Ever Sold
From blueberry chips & bug balls to haggis-whiskey crisps & raw horse ice cream, these are the worst food flavors and snack ideas ever sold.
Founder of the Week: Christopher Adlparvar of Copypants
The Vitals Birth Name: Christopher Adlparvar Nickname / Desired Superhero Name: Fly Wheel Hometown: Vancouver, Canada Company Name: Copypants, Inc. […]
Founders of the Week: Etienne & Ben of Cookly
The Vitals Birth Names: Etienne Marleau-Rancourt & Benjamin Ozsanay Hometown: Aylmer (Québec), Canada & Frankfurt, Germany Company Name: Cookly Company Founding Year: 2015 The […]
Founder of the Week: Sarah Goodman of VitalSines
The Vitals Birth Name: Sarah Goodman Nickname / Desired Superhero Name: The Goods Hometown: Toronto, Ontario (Been in Vancouver BC […]
Artificial Intelligence Will Now Be Doing Legal Research for Law Firms
It used to be that the term ‘artificial intelligence’ evoked images of anthropomorphic robots. The field of study has helped […]
Founder of the Week: Michael Vogel of Netcoins
The Vitals Birth Name: Michael Vogel Nickname / Desired Superhero Name: Bitcoin Brothers (along with my brother Dominic, of course) Hometown: Vancouver Company Name: Netcoins Founding […]
Impact Entrepreneurship: Where We Are Now And Where We’re Going
Ten or even five years ago “impact” was seen as its own industry. Few people had heard of impact investing, […]
Now People Are Racing Drones…With Only Their Minds
The world’s first mind-controlled drone races were just held by sixteen computer science students at the University of Florida. In an event that involved flying cameras, virtual reality headsets, and remote controls, it really was like something out of Star Wars.
Canadian Startup Ubifood Fights Food Waste With Local Deals On Overstock
Canadian startup Ubifood is looking to cut food waste with a smartphone app that connects hungry consumers with local, last minute deals from their excess inventory. It’s a green tech solution that should help retailers, hungry families, and the environment.
Startups to Cure Your Wanderlust & Kill Your Travel Bugs
These six startups offer travel apps, airfare software, city guides, and more to help you cure your wanderlust and squash your travel bugs, if that’s even possible…
Two Healthcare Startups Fixing Long Waits and High Costs
Two healthcare startups, Doctr, out of Canada, and MD Save in the US, are building apps to fix the problems of long wait times for doctors appointments and expensive medical treatments.
Weekly Snapshot: Tech News To Know Feb 29 – Mar 4
Believe it or not, we don’t cover every piece of tech news here at SnapMunk. In an effort to keep […]
Meditation Augmentation: Sync Your Brain to Your Smartphone
‘ve always found meditation impossible. A sustained soft focus on absolutely nothing – the sort of zen that I imagine […]
Startup Reply Wants to Help Improve Your Sales Email Game
Cold email sales can be a dangerous path. They key is to be personal and informative but remain sales oriented […]
CES Recap: The Biggest Startups Out Of Eureka Park To Date
To some, most of the exciting action at CES goes down at the Sands Expo Center. The convention center is […]
Is Your Startup Looking Far Enough Into the Future?
Innovation is tough. I have trouble just finding ideas for starting another article about startups, let alone finding ideas for […]
The Grid vs PageCloud
Over the course of the last year, two startups, The Grid and PageCloud, have announced platforms that could potentially change the […]
Paying Employee Wages in Bitcoin
Companies around the world are paying employee wages in Bitcoin. Is this a fad or a creative way to manage payroll? […]