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A quick introduction to app constellations

Posted on June 4, 2014 by Holly with No Comments

VC Fred Wilson recently published a killer blog post outlining a seismic shift in the way the biggest players in tech are doing mobile apps. Folks like Facebook, Google and Dropbox are moving away from large […]

Three ideas that will make you see news in a different way

Posted on May 8, 2014 by Holly with No Comments

Media disruption is everywhere. Traditional newspaper businesses are hustling to explore new revenue models, and there is an emerging suite of exciting startups out there rethinking how to build profitable companies based around news content. […]

Rayku joins TWG Acceleration Program

Posted on May 2, 2014 by Holly with No Comments

Edtech startup Rayku has been selected to join our accelerator program. Founded by Donny Ouyang, Rayku is an online math tutoring platform that guarantees to improve a child’s math grade. Students using the platform pay a […]

NEXT Pre-Accelerator Wraps Up in Toronto and Names Winners

Posted on April 28, 2014 by Holly with No Comments

NEXT, Up Global’s Google-Backed Pre-Accelerator Program, has wrapped in Toronto. Organized locally by The Working Group and MaRS, NEXT helps startups in communities around the world prepare for accelerators and investment. The top 12 startups from […]

The adventures of NEXT Toronto’s Cohort ‘0’

Posted on April 25, 2014 by Holly with No Comments

NEXT is the Up.Co ‘pop-up’ accelerator program, powered by Google for Entrepreneurs that helps startups find the path to product-market-fit. With help from a posse of expert mentors, Cohort ‘0’ have spent the past five weeks honing their customer development […]

Meet TSN’s New Hockey App

Posted on April 3, 2014 by Andrés with No Comments

  “Remember the age-old debate over what constituted Canadian identity? It’s over, Earthlings. The ballots are in. It’s hockey. It’s our religion, we’re told. It’s the culture. It’s who we are. After 145 years of […]