Big Blue Bubble’s Raft Pirates now available on the App Store

Leading global and mobile social game publisher 6waves, and Big Blue Bubble, the biggest, baddest buccaneers of game development, today announced the launch of Raft Pirates, an MMO featuring adorable robot pirates made just for mobile devices. Starting today, sailors can explore the online seas for resources to build armed rafts, plunder other pirate ships…

Guest Blog: Giving your business a competitive edge with Mitacs

This guest blog was written by Dane Svenson, Mitacs Communications Coordinator. Innovation is the key to business success and staying ahead of competitors.  But many businesses struggle to find the innovative thinkers they need to enhance their existing processes, products and technologies. Mitacs is a national, not-for-profit organization that connects businesses with academia for research…

LDREC applied to install solar panels on 11 City of London buildings

LONDON, ONTARIO – The London District Renewable Energy Co-operative Inc. (LDREC) is proud to announce that through the London Renewable Energy Initiative (LREI), a joint venture with London Hydro, 11 Small Feed-in-Tariff program applications have been submitted to the Ontario Power Authority (OPA) to develop and operate solar panels on 11 City of London owned…

Blog: Developing a distribution strategy for biotech startups

This blog post was written by Deniz Temelli, Business Analyst for TechAlliance. Over the past few months we have had an influx of Advisory Services clients in the life science and biotech space. Although this is a very broad industry with multiple sub industries, one common issue is distribution – how to get your product…

Voices.com participating in the Canadian Technology Accelerator in Silicon Valley

For the next three months, Voices.com will be participating in the Canadian Technology Accelerator, a program to grow innovative Canadian technology companies in the global commercialization hub – Silicon Valley. The Silicon Valley is an integral part of the global value chain for Canadian entrepreneurs and a strategic access point to unique resources and the new…

Blog: Is BlackBerry back?

This post was written by Howie Chan, Business Analyst at TechAlliance Late last month, with the launch of the touchscreen Z10, BlackBerry mounted its last stand against giants like Apple and Samsung in the smartphone market. And with the Q10, a keyboard version, launching in April, will BlackBerry be relevant to today’s increasingly demanding user?…

Member Spotlight: Konnexio | February 2013

The Member Spotlight is a monthly opportunity to learn more about a leader, innovator or entrepreneur in the tech community. This month, we spotlight Konrad Konnerth of Konnexio. What is your mobile device of choice, and why? I am carrying an iPhone 4 with me. I use and love a lot of apps that are…

Voices.com receives $500,000 in financing from SOFII

The network responsible for the Southern Ontario Fund for Investment in Innovation (SOFII) in the west celebrated the signing of its first agreement today. Susan Truppe, Member of Parliament for London, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), and Don Anderson, Treasurer…

The Ultimate Good Deed!

What’s the best way to help your favourite charity and their not-so-favourite website? Nominate them as Canada’s Worst Charity Website (CWCW)! Returning for a second year, CWCW offers registered charities from across the country a chance to win $20,000 of web design and development from rtraction, a London, Ontario-based digital agency. For the majority of…

Harrison Pensa launches Social Media Law Practice Group

  Harrison Pensa has announced a new Social Media Law Practice Group, led by David Canton. This new group will provide clients with practical advice on legally and safely conducting business online. Based on many years’ experience advising clients on issues arising out of social media use, Harrison Pensa believes the time has come to…