FedDev Ontario Supports Growth of AI Technology Platform From Vaughan-Based Daisy Intelligence
February 6, 2019 – Vaughan, York Region | Artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming industries, opening up more opportunities for businesses and helping to build a stronger, more innovative Canadian economy.
Full Article: canada.ca
City of Markham and Bell Partner for Smart City Initiative
MARKHAM, ON, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ – The City of Markham today announced the launch of the Smart City Accelerator Research Program, a new partnership with Bell.
Full Article: newswire.ca
Markham-Based Moregidge Secures $500,000 Pre-Seed Round To Bridge Gap Between Brokers And Realtors
Markham-based Moregidge, developers of an online platform that seeks to ease the home-buying process for brokers, realtors, and clients, closed its first pre-seed round at just over $500,000.
Full Article: betakit.com
Markham Headquartered Pond Tech Converts Smokestack Emissions into Fuel for Edible Algae Products
Most people probably don’t think anything good could come from thick clouds of toxic fumes spewing out from industrial smokestacks. But where most of us just see pollution, Pond Tech sees a potential goldmine — or at least a green one.
Based in Toronto Area’s Markham, Canada, Pond has developed a technology that harnesses the gasses emitted from industrial smokestacks and uses them to fuel the rapid growth of algae. This algae is then used in food coloring, health supplements and protein in animal feed.
Full Article: thespoon.tech
Reflecting on YSpace Markham’s First Year
Strengthening the relationship with York Region has always been a priority for York University. Although there are many exciting initiatives underway, one new success story remains at the forefront: YSpace. The 10,000-square-foot facility in Markham Centre, Ont., is a community innovation hub supporting a growing number of entrepreneurs and innovators by providing dynamic co-working space, access to industry advisers, education, workshops and high-end technology.
Full Article: news.yorku.ca
Markham-Based Mobile App Phyxable Wants to Level-Up Physio Treatment
Jimmy Cheng explains his one-year-old app aims to help those suffering from major injuries, whether those are shin splints or a bad back. At least 30 videos are available (as of this article’s writing) with 14 practitioners involved in creating videos for the platform, available for iOS and Android users.
Full Article: startupheretoronto.com