Simalam wins IABC Virtuoso Award

It’s another win for Simalam Inc. and Emerging Leaders at IABC’s Virtuoso Awards on June 6. The Virtuoso Awards have recognized excellence in communications and the best in creative strategy and design across Southwestern Ontario since 1995. This award is the third for the exciting collaboration. Simalam received the Techcellence Community Engagement Award from TechAlliance…

TechAlliance client wins joint OCE and OBI award, works towards commercializing novel treatment for tremors

Jack Lee is an emerging entrepreneur in London, an Advisory Services client at TechAlliance, and recently became one of eight recipients of this year’s joint Ontario Brain Institute (OBI) and Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) fellowship award. Lee’s award includes $50,000 over one-year to support the commercialization of a discovery that will help diagnose and…

Greatfruit Grove now available on iOS

Big Blue Bubble Inc., creators of chart topping games like Burn The Rope and My Singing Monsters today announced the launch of Greatfruit Grove, a beautiful and captivating FREE game that is sure to keep you entertained. Made just for mobile devices, Greatfruit Grove is a world-building game where players collect and genetically engineer a…

Voices.com Ranks #57 on the 2013 PROFIT 500 List

Voices.com, the online marketplace that connects businesses with professional voice talent, announced Wednesday their inclusion on the PROFIT 500 List, ranking 57th among Canada’s fastest growing companies for 2013. Known for speed, quality and competitive pricing, the company’s global pool of voice talent is at the heart of how Voices.com meets and exceeds client expectations…

Neuroscientists get yes-no answers via brain activity

By: Western University Communications Staff Western researchers have used neuroimaging to read human thought via brain activity when they are conveying specific ‘yes’ or ‘no’ answers. Their findings were published today in The Journal of Neuroscience in a study titled, The Brain’s Silent Messenger: Using Selective Attention to Decode Human Thought for Brain-Based Communication. According…

Winners of the Make Your Pitch Competition Announced

Ontario is helping promising young entrepreneurs kick-start their business ideas through the Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition. Competition winners were announced Tuesday at OCE Discovery in Toronto.  The six successful high school students will receive $750 towards their postsecondary education from Desire2Learn and a reserved spot in Ontario’s Summer Company program. The six winners…