Technology

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

Infographic: The world's 20 largest tech giants

The 20 biggest tech companies in the world all hail from the United States or China. This infographic lists the biggest tech giants and breaks down their valuations.

Ballard scoops up AFCC assets as 200-person joint venture closes

Ballard's acquisition of lab and testing equipment follows the closure of AFCC

Firms look abroad to cope with tech talent crunch

Boutique firms getting creative in solving labour gap issues

Hydrogen highway commercialization acceleration ahead

Joint venture’s closure could help kick-start shift in focus for local fuel-cell sector

A roundup of apps to keep you in touch and on track

Need a Berlin subway map? A vegan restaurant in Seoul? There’s an app for that

B.C. eases requirements for foreign tech worker recruitment, extends pilot

Change to provincial nominee program tech pilot aims to help tech companies dependent on short-term projects

B.C. Triumf scientists to lead Canadian component of Large Hadron Collider upgrade

Canadians to contribute $12 million to particle accelerator upgrades

Vancouver’s Finn AI added to ‘world’s largest fintech store’

A Vancouver-based company that has developed a virtual assistant for banking has been added to a digital store in Europe. Finn AI’s entry into the Temenos MarketPlace follows a win in Miami at the...

PayPal buying Vancouver-founded Hyperwallet for US$400m

The latest deal is the second high-profile acquisition of a B.C. company PayPal has made since last year

Cloud-based software deployed for First Nations language preservation

B.C.’s First Peoples’ Cultural Council (FPCC) will use Nuxeo’s platform to archive and document B.C.’s many Indigenous languages