Technology

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Vancouver’s Thinkific raises $22m, aims to hire 350 tech workers

Vancouver company says pandemic has boosted demand for its products and services

Vancouver startup Olive raises $1m as it cuts costs for other businesses

What happened: Vancouver startup Olive raises $1m Why it matters: The new capital comes as the company was forced to rethink its target clients during the pandemic Investors are extending an olive...

B.C. tech firms pledge to close gender pay gap as companies ‘find their feet again’

Pay Up for Progress initiative urging business leaders to analyze and address wages gaps

Amazon places an order for another 3,000 Vancouver tech workers

E-commerce giant is also significantly expanding presence in old Canada Post development on West Georgia Street in Vancouver

Technology is transforming real estate—and BCIT Business + Media grads are ready

New opportunities make the opportunity-rich industry even more dynamic

ICE says Hootsuite hasn’t formally dropped controversial contract

Vancouver tech company was facing backlash from employees for signing a deal with controversial American law enforcement agency

Updated: Hootsuite backs out of U.S. ICE partnership amid employee uproar

Updated with statement from Hootsuite CEO Tom Keiser. The new CEO of Vancouver tech darling Hootsuite Inc. says his company is backing out of a deal with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

Vancouver-founded Vision Critical sheds name, rebrands as Alida

What happened: Vision Critical gets a new name following 10-month-long rebranding process Why it matters: The name-change comes after the Vancouver-founded company shifted its HQ to Toronto last...

Vancouver Startup Week draws a bead on new realities of economy

Seventh annual event explores how early-stage companies can navigate business challenges amid pandemic

Recruiting firm gives tech companies a leg up in the Vancouver hiring market

Vancouver’s proximity to Silicon Valley along with Canada’s increasing appeal for international talent have contributed to Vancouver’s status as a burgeoning tech hub. But an increase of demand for...