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How Canada’s Immigration System is Failing Tech Startups

Complicated and sluggish protocols are curbing access to foreign talent—just when firms need it most

Why Wireless Charging is Starting to Break Into the Mainstream

A Tesla Model 3 with an Elix Wireless E8K charger. Photo: Elix Wireless

As electric cars gain popularity, consumers and businesses alike are craving cord-free power

Will the Walmart-Visa Battle Lead to More Credit Card Fee Fights?

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The dispute in Canada between the two U.S. giants could have implications for indepedents

What Cities Can Do to Help Small Businesses Adapt to the Digital Age

Toronto Mayor John Tory announced Digital Main Street program at the Drake Hotel on June 13. Photo: City of Toronto

The City of Toronto is deploying a door-to-door geek squad to get main street retailers online and connect them with tech startups

Michele Romanow’s Entrepreneurial Secret: Start Now, Fix Later

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The youngest Dragon in the Den didn't build five businesses by waiting for the perfect idea

What Does “Made in Canada” Actually Mean?

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The maker of Moose Knuckles parkas and the Competition Bureau disagree over whether the Montreal company's products meet labelling standards

6 Good Reasons to Manufacture in Canada

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Offshoring has its advantages, but you can actually save money, time and hassle by making at home. Why this small business did it

The Most Dangerous Mistake You Can Make in App Development

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Grindr CEO Joel Simkhai explains how focusing on features gets in the way of building a big user base

What Retailers Are Offering to Try to Attract New Customers

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Canadian sellers are investing in technology in an attempt to grow their sales and consumer bases

How to Help Care for an Aging Population

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Overcommitted Canadians tasked with caring for elderly parents are growing in number—and they’re turning to their iPhones for help

Is This the Future of the Online Shopping Cart?

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Jet.com is taking on Amazon by focusing on making consumers' buying behaviour more efficient instead of simply offering discounts

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