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The CanCon Podcast is weekly podcast covering both Canadian tech news and global tech news from a Canadian perspective.
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Now displaying: July, 2017
Jul 29, 2017
This week, the team unpacks the messy intersection of Canadian tech and Canadian politics, Montreal AI's wake-up call, and CCI's very public gaffe. Plus, our fastest growing tech cities (with cheap talent).
 
Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "Commes des enfants" by Coeur de Pirate
Jul 23, 2017

This week, the team evaluates where Canada's startup cities placed in Dell's women entrepreneurship scorecard, and special guest Rose Behar joins to explain why recent 5G trials in Vancouver will have an impact beyond our smartphones.

Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "Everything Now" by Arcade Fire

Jul 18, 2017

This week features Saadia Muzaffar from TechGirls Canada, Shopify COO Harley Finkelstein, Elevate Toronto co-founder Razor Suleman, and former Dragon and current The Disruptors host, Bruce Croxon, talking about the future of Canadian innovation. All audio taken from BetaKit 150, hosted in Toronto, June 22nd.

Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "Ahead by a Century" by The Tragically Hip

Jul 8, 2017

This week, AngelList's Alex Norman joins to discuss the launch of Intros for Canada, the team evaluates how a new patent ruling will affect global interest in Canada as a tech branch plant, and laments rising phone bill costs.

Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "Anna" by Will Butler

Jul 1, 2017

The team reminisces about 10 years of iPhone, before discussing new offerings from Apple (iOS 11), Google (Google Home), and Amazon (Whole Foods). Dot Health CEO and founder Huda Idrees joins to remind us that the Valley's problems with diversity and sexual harassment exist in Canada.

Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "She Says What She Means" by Sloan

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