Technology

BIV's coverage delves into all issues affecting tech businesses in Vancouver and British Columbia

Winning the battle to rebuild B.C.’s BuildDirect

Company shifting business model to B2B after exiting creditor protection, says new CEO

B.C. fintechs ‘sweet spot’ as targets for major financial institution acquisition

PayPal has invested more than $800 million in B.C. financial technology firms since 2017; Central 1 pursues equity stake deal with local startup

Expensive tastes: Cost of the ‘ultimate theatre’ rivals Vancouver condo prices

Experts says some customers willing to pay $400,000 for custom home cinema

Cancer-detection startup MetaOptima raises $8.6m

Vancouver-based company sees big funding from Australian investors

Inventys raises US$11m for carbon capture pilot with Husky

New deal comes just one year after raising $10m in a funding round led by Husky

Reasons to Relocate: Kelowna's Booming Tech Sector

The tech boom in the Okanagan has steadily expanded over the past decade. From 2015- 2017, the valley saw a remarkable 30% growth in the tech sector, with more and more companies and startups...

Central 1 takes equity stake in Vancouver fintech focused on foreign exchange

A B.C.-based financial institution is taking an equity stake in a local startup as it looks to trends in Europe to access better foreign exchange rates. Central 1 announced July 12 it’s partnering...

New MDA boss makes the case for space

Mike Greenley sees much potential for Canada to regain its status as a leader in the space industry. That is, if the country could just get a little more organized. “Canada has faced declining...

Retailers peer into the future of marketing with AI

Companies wield data analysis against potential crises before they happen