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ApplyBoard takes on another CDN$70M in Series C extension
ApplyBoard takes on another CDN$70M in Series C extension

Just four months after reaching unicorn status on a CDN$100-million Series C investment, Waterloo Region’s ApplyBoard has raised another CDN$70 million to fuel the growth of its school-application platform… (click here to read more)

Anthony Reinhart
2020-09-16 7:00 am - Featured

Toronto engineer wins $1M Leaders Prize for fake news solution
Toronto engineer wins $1M Leaders Prize for fake news solution

Purveyors of fake news had better beware: A machine-learning engineer who took up the challenge of sorting the false from the true has created an artificial intelligence-driven program to defeat you, and… (click here to read more)

Bill Bean
2020-09-11 9:52 am - Featured

Agtech startup BinSentry lands US$7.7M investment
Agtech startup BinSentry lands US$7.7M investment

It’s coming into harvest time, and what a harvest Waterloo Region agtech startup BinSentry has achieved: a financing round of US$7.7 million. Lewis & Clark AgriFood, a St. Louis, Mo.-based food and agriculture… (click here to read more)

Bill Bean
2020-09-10 9:07 am - Featured