Health Outcomes Worldwide (HOW), Canada’s leading e-health software solutions provider for optimizing patient care and cost outcomes, today announced its award-winning how2trak software is now available as a mobile app on all iPads and Android mobile devices. In real time, the new how2trak mobile app analyzes complicated data to empower nurses and physicians with more knowledge to help them improve patient care and dramatically reduce costs.
Tactics Cloud provides sales and marketing insights using billions of strands of publicly available social and business data to help identify individuals and groups with common skills, interests and relationships. Unlike social media monitoring solutions, Tactics Cloud focuses on social network connections to provide unique insights.
Once again, Nova Scotians have proven there’s no shortage of innovation and entrepreneurship happening across the province. Innovacorp received 228 submissions to this year's I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition.
The submission breakdown by zone is as follows:
Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announces a new visa stream to attract foreign entrepreneurs to Canada.
“As part of our government’s focus on jobs, growth and long-term prosperity, it is critical for Canada to attract the best entrepreneurs and innovators from around the world,” said Alexander. “This new stream will partner Canada’s world class business incubators with immigrant entrepreneurs, driving economic growth and placing Canada ahead of its competitors in the global economy of the 21st century.”
CARBONCURE TECHNOLOGIES INC. and Chicago-based NORTHFIELD BLOCK, a division of Oldcastle APG, are once again leading the green movement sweeping the concrete industry by issuing the first Health Product Declaration (HPD) for any concrete product in North America. This groundbreaking document reveals the health impacts of one of Northfield’s most popular products, Trendstone Sandstone, made with the CarbonCure's technology, which is manufactured using waste carbon dioxide (CO2).
TechSocial, a monthly gathering in Pictou County for people with a passion for technology and business, is hosting a local launch of our I-3 competition. The event will happen on Oct. 1 at The Crow’s Nest Pub in New Glasgow. Steve will give an overview of I-3, and Jim Proudfoot from Water Drills International will share his experiences as a winner in the last competition.
Karma Gaming, a developer of next-generation games for lotteries worldwide, today announced a $1 million Series A round of financing from Vanedge Capital in Vancouver in addition to its recent $4 million raise.
The funding will enable Karma to commercialize the contracts acquired earlier this year in four countries around the world and deliver next-generation digital lottery games.
Karma is solving a problem that affects regulated lotteries around the world: Their audiences are aging, and young people are not interested in buying their products.
Truro-based Performance Genomics Inc. (PGI) is developing technology to improve the health, longevity and productivity of livestock.
With investment from the province, the company plans to further develop its innovation and take it to the marketplace.