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ICEsoft announces year-end 2019 financial results. Voyent Alert! expanded to 125 municipalities

May 7, 2020

CALGARY, ALBERTA, May 7, 2020, ICEsoft Technologies Canada Corp. (the “Corporation” or the “Company” or “ICEsoft”) is pleased to announce its consolidated financial results for the years ended December 31, 2019 and 2018. Detailed results and Management’s discussion and analysis are now available on SEDAR. Annual highlights are as follows: ICEsoft’s new Voyent Alert! service is now used by …

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Cancer treatment developed at U of A heading for human drug trials

May 7, 2020

A new cancer treatment developed at the University of Alberta is heading for human trials in three Canadian cities by the end of 2020, including in Edmonton. Researchers found that a compound initially developed at a Scottish university to treat African sleeping sickness shrunk cancerous human tumours in trials on mice. The drug PCLX-001, developed …

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SAM Announces New Funding After Record Growth – We’re Helping Even More Teams get Ahead of the Next Crisis

May 4, 2020

Here at SAM, we’re helping people act quicker in the face of uncertainty. Because at the heart of our work, there is a drive to make the world a better, safer place, and that starts with being informed. Teams across a number of industries are realizing their missions through the use of real-time data. SAM …

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Plurilock Announces Addition of Cybersecurity Leader Ed Hammersla to Board of Directors

May 4, 2020

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA—Plurilock Security Solutions, Inc., leading provider of behavioral-biometric authentication technologies, this week announced the addition of seasoned software executive Ed Hammersla, formerly of Trusted Computer Solutions (TCS), to its board of directors. The appointment took effect as of April 1st, 2020. Hammersla brings over 40 years of software and cybersecurity experience to Plurilock …

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Apollo Exchange, finalist for BC Tech 2020 Technology Impact Awards

April 28, 2020

Apollo Exchange, a Valhalla Angels Portfolio Company along with Carbonet and NZ Technologies named as Finalists for the 2020 Technology Impact Awards In the lead-up to the 2020 Technology Impact Awards, BC Tech is profiling all 38 finalists in 11 award categories. This week, we look at three early-stage tech companies that have brought something …

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James Larus Named to Beatdapp Advisory Board

April 24, 2020

James Larus is the Dean of the School of Computer and Communication Sciences at one of the world’s leading universities, EPFL, Lausanne Switzerland, and a 16 year veteran and Director in Microsoft Research. Beatdapp is fortunate to welcome a technical expert of Larus’ caliber to our team as an Advisor Board member. READ MORE

Hoot Reading: Children’s Media Developers

April 6, 2020

A blog from CEO and Founder Carly Shuler for the Joan Ganz Cooney Center When the Cooney Center published D is for Digital over 10 years ago, our goal was to insert the positive potential of kids media into the national conversation around children’s learning. One thing I can say with certainty is that we never imagined …

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Plurilock expands US team

April 3, 2020

Plurilock Security Solutions, a leading provider of advanced authentication products with behavioral biometrics technology, has announced the addition of key team members to its sales operations division. The new hires include a highly-regarded senior account executive and a sales development representative with decades of experience. The new team members, whose addition was planned to coincide …

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Beatdapp named to 48Hrs in the Valley

March 31, 2020

48Hrs in the Valley introduces Canada’s most promising startups to Silicon Valley’s top mentors, investors, and industry executives. Once a year, C100 hosts promising Canadian companies in Silicon Valley for 48Hrs of mentorship, networking opportunities, investor meetings, and unparalleled access to C100’s extensive network in Silicon Valley. “48Hrs in the Valley” has been a signature …

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Q&A with G2V Optics

March 29, 2020

Q: What does G2V Optics do? A: Our core business is developing and building the most advanced commercial lights on the market. Our high-tech light technology can do everything from tell a plant to grow bigger, faster and tastier to mimicking certain seasons and different locations in the world. Our Engineered Sunlight™ technology can also test and …

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