Calgary’s Wmode announced as one of OnMobile’ Top 100

Wmode, a mobile and connected device expert based in Calgary, announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnMobile Top 100 winners.  Inclusion in the OnMobile 100 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. Wmode was specially selected … Continued

VentureAlberta’s BaseCamp and Summit program

VentureAlberta is hosting an event in Calgary, this weekend and in Edmonton, June 25 to 27. If you are an entrepreneur or someone who is thinking about making the leap towards being called one, VentureAlberta has some advice for you. Their BaseCamp event will help guide you through the basics of what you need to … Continued

Digital Alberta Awards announce finalists

The Digital Alberta Awards Event is coming up fast on June 6th at Hotel Arts. If you haven’t booked your ticket, you’ll want to do right away.  Today, they’ve just announced the finalists for all 17 categories. At the event, they’ll announce the winners of each. The Digital Alberta Awards have undergone a major overhaul … Continued

Poynt announces Child Search Partnership with Missing Children Society of Canada

Calgary’s Poynt announced today an agreement with the Missing Children Society of Canada (MCSC). Poynt plans to integrate a push geo-targeted Child Search Alert system into the Poynt App to aid in the timely recovery of missing children. Established 25 years ago in 1986, MCSC is the only non-profit organization in Canada that actively investigates … Continued

Calgary Company Userful to Give Away Desktop Virtualization Software License at Computex 2011

Calgary’s Userful Corporation, the world’s leading Linux desktop virtualization company, today announced it will be showcasing and giving away free software licenses for it’s Userful MultiSeat software at Computex in Taipei. The software turns one Linux computer into 10 high performance independent computer stations using standard USB devices. Userful MultiSeat enables schools and businesses to … Continued

Nurses against Zombieism – the game

In keeping with Canadians obsession with a potential zombie apocalypse, The University of Calgary – Qatar (UCQ) Nursing Program just launched an online video game, Nurses Against Zombieism, as a fun tribute to the profession. The game was built by Calgary’s Structured Abstraction and carries the tagline, “Only you can prevent zombieism.” The unique online … Continued

Last day to apply for the next C100 48 Hours in the Valley

Applications for the next C100 48 Hrs in the Valley must be in by Friday, May 13th. That’s tomorrow! 48 Hours in the Valley is a program run by C100 with DFAIT, bringing Canadian entrepreneurs to the Valley to make key connections to move their businesses forward. The theme varies each time a group of entrepreneurs … Continued

AccelerateAB to bring together Alberta’s tech community

AccelerateAB is a conference designed to bring together Alberta’s tech community and to provide an educational forum for next generation entrepreneurs to meet, and interact with leading industry executives. Hosted in partnership with the C100, A100, Startup Calgary, StartUp Edmonton, TEC Edmonton and Calgary Technologies, the conference will be held on Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at the Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning … Continued