• Bell, federal government invest to bring connectivity to Crysler and St-Albert, Ontario

    6 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Bell and the federal government have announced investments to bring high-speed internet to Crysler and St-Albert in Ontario.
    The Montreal-based national carrier is investing $876,000 and the federal government is providing $289,000 through the Universal Broadband Fund. The project aims to bring connectivity to 601 more homes in the area.
    “Having access to a reliable internet connection is important for families in Glengarry-Prescott-Russell. During the pandemic, demand for higher speeds increased with kids and parents learning and working from home,” said MP Francis Drouin, in a news...
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  • Ontario government announces $100 million fund to support tech companies

    Ontario government announces $100 million fund to support tech companies

    6 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    The Ontario government is providing $100 million in venture capital funding to help technology companies grow and compete.
    Ontario Minister of Economic Development Vic Fedeli made the announcement during the Invest Canada 2021 conference.
    The Venture Ontario Fund will be overseen by the Ontario Capital Growth Corporation , the province's venture capital agency. The fund will invest in projects focused on competitive sectors including life sciences, medical devices, clean technology, information technology and artificial intelligence.
    “As our global competitors emerge from the COVID-19...
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