WesternU Receives $522 Million Grant from Siemens PLM Software Partnership with Longterm Technology Services Inc.

Western University will now use the same technology in its Faculty of Engineering classrooms that businesses around the world employ to design some of today’s most sophisticated products thanks to an in-kind software grant from Siemens PLM Software. The new academic partnership was announced earlier today. Siemens PLM Software is a leading global provider of…

Member Spotlight: SemFio Networks | February 2015

The monthly member spotlight is an opportunity to learn more about a leader at one of our member companies and showcase the work they are doing. This month, we spotlight François Vergès, Wireless Network Engineer and Founder of SemFio Networks. Learn more about SemFio Networks in our member directory. Name: François Vergès Title: Founder Company: SemFio Networks SemFio…

GamerLink Kickstarter Launches

Today GamerLink launched their Kickstarter campaign, where they aim to raise $20,000 to help develop their new app so that they can release it into the world for free. GamerLink is an app that allows gamers to connect based on similar playing styles, skill level, location, and a host of other factors in order to…

Voices.com and Race Roster Accepted into Canadian Technology Accelerator in NYC

Two of London’s most innovative tech companies have been accepted by a Canadian Technology Accelerator, CTA@NYC, in Manhattan, New York. Starting March 2, 2015, Voices.com and Race Roster will be sending teams to the Big Apple in an initiative to access key resources to accelerate their respective companies’ growth. Of the five Canadian brands selected…

Big Blue Bubble Announces Vikas Gupta as New CEO

London, ON / Toronto, ON – February 10th, 2015 – Big Blue Bubble, the largest independent mobile games developer in Canada, announced today that Mr. Vikas Gupta has taken the helm as the new Chief Executive Officer of the company. Mr. Gupta is an industry veteran, most recently serving as CEO & President of TransGaming…

When Jobs Get Done by Workers Nearby

This is a cross-posted blog written by Cyrus Nambakhsh. The original post can be found here. Learn more about Nearjobs here. It has been noted that 40% of American workforce populace will be outsourcing and freelancing by 2020. The most recent two decades have facilitated two phenomena that have changed radically. The two phenomena include the rise…

Gymnut: Where Personal Training and Masses Intersect

This is a cross-posted blog written by Cyrus Nambakhsh. The original post can be found here. Learn more about Gymnut here. Fitness and health is not just about hearing, but also about listening. Fighting flab and keeping fit is proving to be a daunting task with each passing generation. As technology seemingly takes over our lives,…