Tyler Orton

B.C. quantum computing advances at light speed

Investments and partnerships pay off as B.C. sector emerges as global hub

Torstar to cease printing StarMetro daily papers across Canada

Those ubiquitous StarMetro free daily newspapers dotting the street corners, lunchroom counters and seats of city buses across Canada will be disappearing as the holidays approach. Torstar...

Trulioo appoints COO following $70m raise

What happened: Longtime GM has been tapped as tech company’s new chief operating officer Why it matters: Trulioo has designs on expansion following a multimillion-dollar capital investment raise...

B.C. gaming sector adds 1,400 workers but gender representation worst in Canada: study

What happened: New report finds B.C.’s video game sector growing significantly when measured by headcount Why it matters: The province, however, is lagging behind all other regions in terms of...

How augmented reality goes mainstream

When the Pokémon Go craze was at its peak in 2016, it seemed augmented reality (AR) had finally gone mainstream. Flash forward more than three years and Ross Finman, the head of AR at software firm...

B.C. organization now one of few global arbitrators of domain name disputes

What happened: Newly created body based in Vancouver is now accepting disputes over domain names What it means: The new centre may entice non-American parties wary of taking claims to U.S....

RentMoola lands new CEO to lead rental payments tech company

What happened: RentMoola has announced a new CEO to lead the tech company Why it matters: The company’s founding CEO departed in 2018 A Vancouver tech company best know for its cheque-less rental...

Cannabis extraction firms seek high yields

Some producers perfecting methods; others look for partnerships

B.C. film industry debates sustainability challenges ahead

Sustainable Production Forum draws global experts to examine practices in B.C. film industry

Outlook brightens for B.C.’s doc, factual TV industry

New funding, increased content demand raise local production sector’s confidence