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September 28, 2015

151Research Inc. innovates 3D imaging grain monitoring solution

Manitoba-based 151Research Inc. is pioneering a cable-disruptive monitoring solution involving the use of radio-frequency (RF) imaging technology to create moisture maps of stored grain. Moisture mapping indicates both risk of spoilage and commercial quality.

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September 15, 2015

CDMN Soft Landing program announces largest ever cohort

Thirty-two Canadian companies have been selected to be a part of the Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN) Soft Landing program, which provides mature startups and small- to medium-sized companies with financial support to expand into foreign markets anywhere in the world.

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August 12, 2015

APrivacy to open regional office in Hong Kong

APrivacy, formerly I Think Security, has announced plans to expand operations to Hong Kong. “Hong Kong was a natural choice for us,” said Dr. Cedric Jeannot, APrivacy’s founder and CEO, who travelled to the Asian financial capital to take part in the FinTech Innovation Lab in 2014.

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July 28, 2015

Alberta/Jalisco, Mexico technology partnership announces 4 innovation projects

A partnership between the Government of Alberta and the State of Jalisco, Mexico to jointly exploit technology research, development, and commercialization opportunities has selected and funded four research and development projects during the current fourth round of the program.

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July 21, 2015

CDMN Soft Landing program applications now open until Aug. 7.

Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN) Hub clients are invited to apply for the CDMN Soft Landing program. Applications will be open from Monday, July 27 until Friday, August 7. The program will provide Canadian small-to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with entry into a new market for up to three months.

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July 13, 2015

New partnership offers valuable resources to Calgary’s Mobile and ICT community

Innovate Calgary is excited to announce its membership with the Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN), a cross-Canada network of 30 digital media innovation hubs collaborating to advance the commercialization of mobile and information and communication technologies (ICT).

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Inside MaRS: Discover where entrepreneurs #BreakThrough

June 04, 2015

Inside MaRS: Discover where entrepreneurs #BreakThrough

For entrepreneurs, the path to success can be gruelling. The hours are long, the risks are high and even with hard work, success is uncertain. Entrepreneurs embrace these challenges, determined to stop at nothing short of breakthrough.

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May 29, 2015

Tulip Retail and take on NYC with a little help from their friends

The CTA@NYC was launched in February of 2012, and has helped 66 companies find customers or investors. While there were a number of notable successes over the first two years the CTA@NYC followed a path familiar to many startups and decided to pivot this past year.

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