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Acquisition enhances SlimCut’s platform and grows Telaria’s global footprint

Toronto, June 13, 2018 – The Canadian Film Centre (CFC) and CFC Media Lab are proud to announce that SlimCut, a startup from IDEABOOST Accelerator Cohort 4 in 2014, has... Read More
Thu, 06/14/2018 - 01:11
When it comes to learning tools, kids of today have it made. What could be more appealing (and educational) than creating your very own robot buddy customized to your liking?

The demand for Little Robot Friends was unmistakable from the get-go.... Read More
Mon, 05/08/2017 - 21:02
Yan Chen first met Travis Rice in a figure drawing class five years ago. They were both Americans living in Australia with a shared interest in the arts and science fiction. Eventually they would team up to co-found LENS Immersive (LENS) and... Read More
Tue, 04/11/2017 - 20:26
Goodmans LLP, a program partner of CFC Media Lab’s IDEABOOST Accelerator, has compiled a handy free legal guide that is a must-read for all startups in the technology sector.The leading expert in the field of technology law, Goodmans LLP... Read More
Tue, 02/21/2017 - 04:35
Let’s face it. Who wants to review 2016? It’s probably one of the worst years on record. We’re still mourning the death of Bowie, Cohen and Prince, to mention only a few, while a host of Voldemorts seem set to wreak havoc on our planet – unless... Read More
Fri, 12/16/2016 - 07:00

The end of the year traditionally generates crystal-ball gazing from pundits and digerati. After a tumultuous 2016, it may be advisable to exercise extra caution about reasonable expectations for 2017. But predict them we must, for IDEABOOST sits... Read More
Tue, 12/13/2016 - 20:25

So many Canadians are plugged into their smart phones and laptops at all times that everyday communication can sometimes feel laboured when the earphones are on. Enter Synervoz’s exciting new technology that makes spontaneous communicating... Read More
Thu, 11/10/2016 - 02:00
What an exciting six months it's been for the six startups that were part of our latest IDEABOOST accelerator. IDEABOOST is the Toronto-based business accelerator and startup community for companies that are building the next generation of... Read More
Wed, 11/09/2016 - 03:00

James Neufeld at Enterprising Culture. Photo: Aida da SilvaCFC was excited to sit down for a chat with
James Neufeld, a man of many talents — member of CFC Media Lab's IDEABOOST Cohort 5, Founder and CEO of SAM, and most recently, the... Read More
Tue, 11/08/2016 - 23:00
Maybe you know Michael Hyatt from CBC’s Next Gen Den - Dragon’s Den. Or his regular appearances on CBC’s The Exchange. Or his talks on leadership, entrepreneurship or the future of technology at conferences across the country. Chances are that you’... Read More
Mon, 09/26/2016 - 20:20