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Now displaying: June, 2018
Jun 26, 2018

Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave shares how the Prime Minister and a former diplomat convinced him to bring Collision to Canada; the team ponders how many lives the CryptoKitties have left; is IGTV the new YouTube for the 'gram generation?

Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "The Cat Came Back" by Fred Penner
Ad music: "Dreams" by Joakim Karud

Jun 19, 2018

Patrick returns from E3 and WWDC to talk about the Canadian tech sector that never gets any love from Canadian tech; Erin digs deep into #SportsTwitter PR snafus; Rob is upset at Apple for its lack of innovation. Guest stars: Freelance tech reporters Josh McConnell; the Premier of Bermuda (wait for it).

Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "I'm upset" by Drake
Ad music: "Dreams" by Joakim Karud

Jun 12, 2018

This week: 500 Startups is back in Canada - what does that mean for the ecosystem and is everyone cool with Dave McClure still (kinda) being involved? Why did Microsoft buy GitHub? Plus, Erin provides tech PR tips on when not to "have the D."

Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "Spokane" by The Tourist Company
Ad music: "Dreams" by Joakim Karud

Jun 4, 2018

CanCon interviews BuzzFeed fake news expert Craig Silverman, and Pando Media founder and CEO Sarah Lacy, at True North 2018.

Canadian Content music clip (under fair dealing): "O Canada" by Calixa Lavallée (English words by Robert Stanley Weir)
Ad music: "Dreams" by Joakim Karud

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