Technology

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

B.C. Court of Appeal hearings go online

British Columbians will now be able to routinely watch online cases heard by B.C.’s top court. Chief Justice Robert Bauman said Jan. 10 that broadcasting appeal court cases supports the open court...

Vancouver’s Thinkific cuts 75 more jobs after losses nearly double

Thinkific reached unicorn status upon IPO but market cap has dropped precipitously since

Amazon's massive layoffs may have silver lining for Vancouver startups

The news that Amazon has expanded global layoffs from 10,000 to 18,000 jobs in the last two months is indicative of the challenging environment facing the tech sector, Vancouver industry officials...

B.C. suspends electricity requests for new crypto mining projects

Province says 21 projects will have connection requests put on hold for 18 months

Quantum computing, health-care initiatives set to tap $4.3M in funding from province

Eighteen projects at four B.C. universities to divvy up Knowledge Development Fund dollars

Cybercriminals threaten to leak sensitive Vancouver Film School data

Expert urges schools not to pay ransomware attackers: 'Doesn't ensure that the criminals will delete the stolen data'

Space-tech firm Maxar nabs US$6.4B selling price

British Columbia Investment Management Corp. taking minority stake in company with West Coast roots

District energy system to expand waste heat capture

False Creek energy district orders five more SHARC systems