Digital Dackel Inc. and Dr. Simone Burel Partnership to Develop Gender Decoder

Digital Dackel Inc. (DD) and Linguistische Unternehmenskommunikation (LU) have entered into a partnership for a new project in sociolinguistic data mining. The project focuses on finding conspicuous words in corporate documents and aims to inform companies about potential challenges while at the same time proactively offering alternatives. Examples include male and female encoded words in…

Cowan Insurance Group Announces New Role Focused On Client Experience Enabled Through Digital

CAMBRIDGE, ON – Today, Cowan Insurance Group (“Cowan”), a leading Canadian insurance brokerage and consulting firm, announced the addition of a new role to its Leadership team. The new position, Industry Leader, AVP Technology and Digital, continues the evolution of Cowan’s support of the technology ecosystem, providing innovative programs for clients, the TechLife® omni-offering to…

Digital Extremes’ Player-Sharing Program to Benefit Boys and Girls Club of London

The popular free-to-play action hit Warframe® is going interplanetary with an altruistic holiday program featuring player gift-giving for a good cause. Starting today, Canadian developer Digital Extremes encourages Warframe players to engage their Tenno by giving in-game gifts as part of the ‘Tennobaum Gifting Extravaganza.’ The more players give this holiday season, the more they…

StarTech.com Names Lynn Smurthwaite-Murphy as New President

StarTech.com announces that Lynn Smurthwaite-Murphy has been named President effective December 5th, 2016. As President, Ms. Smurthwaite-Murphy will lead the Executive Team and overall operations of StarTech.com. Before joining StarTech.com, Ms. Smurthwaite-Murphy previously served as the Executive Vice President at Westcon-Comstor North America where she was responsible for a complex $2.6B, 600 employee and four…

Critical Outcome Technologies Appoints Alison Silva as Chief Executive Officer

Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. (TSX Venture: COT; OTCQB: COTQF) (“COTI” or the “Company”), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company advancing a pipeline of targeted therapies for the treatment of cancer, announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Alison Silva as the Company’s next Chief Executive Officer effective January 1, 2017. Ms. Silva, who currently…

Ontario Helping Students Learn to Code

Ontario is celebrating Computer Science Education Week with new supports for coding and computer skills in schools across the province. Initiatives include: New tech resource for teachers: Ontario is helping elementary teachers integrate coding and computational skills into teaching, with new lesson plans that can be used in all grades and across subjects, particularly math, science…

Fierce Founders Applications Open

Shattering glass ceilings with $100K Back by popular demand, we’re excited to announce that Fierce Founders is now accepting applications for both the 2017 Bootcamp and Accelerator programs. Both programs will work with passionate women entrepreneurs on their business ideas in hopes to change the world. Fierce Founders Bootcamp (six-day program) New to the tech…