Tyler Orton

Canada set to launch voluntary contact-tracing app: PM

Trudeau also acknowledges failed bid for UN Security Council seat

From robotic exoskeletons to enterprise VR: B.C. projects land $1.2m in funding

What happened: Government agency awards four innovation projects $1.2 million Why it matters: Ignite program focuses on collaborations between industry, academia B.C. tech collaborators behind...

Unbounce plans major headcount boost after $52m raise

What happened: Unbounces raises $52 million in funding round Why it matters: Tech company plans to boost headcount by 50% in coming years Add Unbounce Marketing Solutions Inc. to the growing number...

Trudeau promises economic and fiscal ‘snapshot’ July 8

PM previously called potential update 'an exercise in invention and imagination'

Three B.C. tech firms make World Economic Forum’s top 100 list

What happened: World Economic Forum gives the nod to three B.C. companies Why it matters: 2020 Technology Pioneers list seen as barometer for top tech companies A trio of West Coast companies are...

Feds extend CERB eight more weeks

CERB previously set to end first week of July

P2P car service Turo launches in B.C.

What happened: Turo launches transportation services in B.C. Why it matters: San Francisco company’s entry into B.C. comes amid significant changes to the market More transportation options are...

Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards land $2.4b contract for navy vessels

What happened: Navy vessels set to be built in North Vancouver as part of $2.4-billion contract Why it matters: Seaspan says it will invest entire value of contract into Canadian economy A...

Feds to extend CERB beyond 16 weeks

Program was set to end first week of July

Movie theatres begin raising curtain on summer season

B.C. indie chain reopens; Cineplex and arthouse venues take wait-and-see approach