Visual Search Startup Slyce Acquires INcubes’ Hovr.it

Slyce, a visual search platform, announced today the acquisition of INcubes graduate Hovr.it. The acquisition facilitates “combining the technologies and enabling the extension of  advanced visual search capabilities across both mobile and desktop,” said the two startups to Techvibes. HOVR makes images on Facebook, Pinterest and more clickable for product search. Through a one click…

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BetaKit: “POSITIVE VIBES WERE ABUZZ AS FOUNDERPROJECT’S TORONTO EVENT KICKS OFF NOVEMBER SERIES”

BY JOSEPH CZIKK  CANADIAN STARTUP NEWS, TECHNOLOGY NOVEMBER 8, 2013 On the heels of a newly redesigned logo and website, FounderProject kicked off their November series of events on Wednesday night when the student-run venture capital organization hosted OMERS Venture’s John Ruffolo to speak at the first of four “FounderExpo” events. We last covered FounderProject last week when they formally announced the…

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INcubes company Lightning Platform hosts “LightHack”

INcubes INtake 04 Alumni, Lightning Platform, hosted their first “LightHack” on November 2nd! Results: Team U-Mart: Built a digital vending machine & delivery service app for university dorm residents. Team LocoNotes: Built a multi-user location-based note-pinning app. Team SERVR: Built a bar/restaurant server profile and loyalty building app. Team NIFF: Built a film festival film audience…

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CoFoundersLab Matchup Toronto

CoFoundersLab Matchup Toronto When: Tuesday, November 19th from 6:30-9:00pm Where: INcubes (70 Peter Street) What: CoFoundersLab Matchup Toronto is an opportunity to find a co-founder for your business, or to help you find a business to join. Brought to you by CoFoundersLab, come meet other aspiring entrepreneurs and build the team to make your business…

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Crowdfunding Bootcamp

A quick reminder on our hands-on Extreme Crowdfunding Bootcamp this weekend at INcubes. We are quite fortunate to now have a few new special guests presenting on Sunday: 1) Marc Hofstatter, Head of Film at Indiegogo. Marc will join us from Los Angeles via Google Hangouts to speak on the importance of the pitch video in conveying key campaign messages.…

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