FreePoint Doubles Down On Industrial IoT Growth In Manufacturing

Company announces acquisition of CoreSolutions to address demand from customers worldwide FreePoint Technologies, an award-winning provider of software for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to manufacturers worldwide, today announced that it has acquired CoreSolutions, a software development company with offices in London, Ontario and Toronto. Through the acquisition, FreePoint will accelerate the development of…

London Dealership to Lead Ontario Distribution of Harley-Davidson’s Livewire

Harley-Davidson announces limited release of Livewire™electric motorcycle. As the is the first of its kind for Harley-Davidson®, the Livewire™ release has been limited to just a handful of dealerships across the country, with Rocky’s Harley-Davidson [London,ON] and sister dealership Blackbridge Harley-Davidson [Cambridge, ON] leading Ontario’s distribution. Jeff Duncan, owner of Rocky’s Harley-Davidson, says “the bike…

Hamilton’s Innovation Factory Launches the Centre for Integrated Transportation and Mobility

The new Centre will help companies revolutionize the way people and goods move from point A to point B Innovation Factory, Hamilton’s regional innovation centre has launched the Centre for Integrated Transportation and Mobility (CITM) to help Ontario companies develop solutions for connected and autonomous vehicles. The $10.5M centre is a public-private partnership between Nokia…

$440,000 to support 10 additional start-ups through TechAlliance’s BURST

Peter Fragiskatos, Member of Parliament for London North Centre, attended a showcase by TechAlliance of Southwestern Ontario to celebrate the dedicated entrepreneurs who have received support through BURST, an incubation program for early-stage, high-potential medical technology companies. During the event, MP Fragiskatos announced that FedDev Ontario is providing TechAlliance with an additional $440,000 to continue BURST and enable another cohort…

Four London Companies Rank Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500

This morning, we’re very happy to announce that four London companies were ranked on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500. Congratulations to Voices.com, Diply, Arcane, and Big Viking Games! Check out the full list here. Voices.com Ranked Number 288 on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™ Voices.com​, the largest global online marketplace for voice over, today announced it has ranked…

CARPROOF Officially Rebrands as CARFAX Canada

CARPROOF Corporation, Canada’s definitive source of automotive information, is now known as CARFAX Canada. In spring 2018, the company began the rebranding process to align with CARFAX, the U.S.-based pioneer of vehicle history information-based services, as both companies are owned by global business information provider IHS Markit. The name change helps CARFAX Canada leverage the…