Apple’s iTunes Store is featuring educational app iBiome-Wetland worldwide. This honor comes on the heels of the app's fifth award from the teachers and parents community. This app allows kids to build 4 unique bio domes that cover 3 different wetland habitats. To introduce over 50 plants and animals to their domes, kids link various [...]
Beginning today, equity crowdfunding is open to companies in Ontario with the approval of new regulations by the Ministry of Finance. Read a summary in this article and get all of the details on the Ontario Securities Commission website.
Congratulations to the IO members who were nominated for Canadian Screen Awards in the Digital categories last week. Best of luck to nominated IO member companies DHX Media, Smokebomb, Breakthrough Entertainment, CBC, the National Film Board, Stitch Media and Smiley Guy Studios when the awards are handed out in March.
We are pleased to announce the Startup & Up program shortlist! The selected companies will move on to the pitch phase and will present their products to a panel of agency partners. The IO member companies who will join the pitch session, along with shortlisted companies from the DMZ at Ryerson are: Game Pill TrueBlue [...]
Ontario-based Bonfire Games has been nominated for Best Student Game at this year's Independent Games Festival for the game Pitfall Planet. The award will be handed out on March 16 in San Francisco. Best of luck to the team!