Top Tech Trends for 2013

By: Shanza Anwaar With the world on the brink of a technology revolution, the Altitude Accelerator is helping ICT start-ups in the Peel Region put Canada on the map. Altitude Accelerator runs a Virtual Software Advisory Board where our clients pitch their business ideas, receive practical business advice, and connect with leaders in the IT community.… Continue reading Top Tech Trends for 2013

Apps that Rock the Public-Data World in Canada

By Saadia Muzaffar What do the apps  Rocket Radar, Traffic Ottawa, and Vancouver Public Library-Amazon search have in common? They’re all Canadian, all leverage data from public sources, and are all created by civic minded hackers/web designers. Rocket Radar is an app that quickly tells the user the arrival times of the next few TTC… Continue reading Apps that Rock the Public-Data World in Canada

App Revolution

By Abbas Fazalbhoy Part 1 of the highlights from OCE Discovery 2011 The below graph of Blockbuster and Netflix stock prices is enough to mark the emergence of apps. Netflix, gained momentum when it launched an app for the iPad and iPhone and this led to the demise of the Blockbusters’ brick-and mortar distribution strategy.… Continue reading App Revolution