Bus company looks to pick up where Greyhound Canada dropped off

Rider Express - bus service in western Canada

Rider Express is set to expand outside of Saskatchewan and will soon operate six buses along the Trans-Canada Highway between Winnipeg, Manitoba and Vancouver, British Columbia. The company hopes to fill the void that will appear when Greyhound Canada halts all of its service in western Canada on October 31. “When we heard about Greyhound closing western Canada service then we decided to try and provide the service,” said Firat Uray, owner of Rider Express Transportation. “Right now we have six buses but in the future, if we need moreRead More

Canadian company at forefront of VR’s push into sports world

Virtual reality

From training with Major League Baseball pitchers to bone-jangling racing on board an F1 car, technology’s potential to revolutionize sport was the hot topic as industry leaders met in London this week. “It’s going to disrupt all aspects of sport that you can imagine,” virtual reality expert Michael Ludden told the two-day Leaders Sport Business Summit at Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge stadium. Ludden said that virtual and augmented reality — together known as mixed reality (MR) — would transform sport for professionals, amateurs and spectators. “American footballers are already using VRRead More

Edmonton analytics company maps U.S. neighbourhood incomes

Opportunity Atlas

An Edmonton analytics company built a tool to visualize a data project that shows how each American neighbourhood shapes the economic success of a child’s future. A New York Times employee recommended Darkhorse Analytics to Opportunity Insights—a new research and policy institute funded in part by Bill Gates’ foundation. The institute’s opening project is the Opportunity Atlas. It features an interactive map—designed and developed by the local Darkhorse Analytics—that shows how much money people who grew up in every American neighbourhood make now on average. The U.S. Census Bureau dataRead More

Ridesharing company launches in Chatham-Kent


Officials with the Municipality of Chatham-Kent say they are pleased to announce a new local transportation option has officially launched. Uride, a company based on the popular ridesharing model, received their licence to operate as a private transportation company in CK on Friday, Sept. 28. The following day Uride announced through Facebook that they have given their first ride in Chatham-Kent. Officials say this latest announcement is part of the municipal goal to improve access to affordable and reliable transportation services within the urban and rural communities of Chatham-Kent. Uride’sRead More

Taxi company sells building, stabilizes in wake of Uber

Waterloo Taxi

After nearly 50 years, Waterloo Taxi will leave its office in uptown Waterloo. The building at the corner of King Street North and Princess Street West was sold after the city replaced the taxi stand with bike lanes. “It’s kind of a sad day but at the same time it’s a new beginning,” said Pete Neufeld who drives for the company. Despite losing an estimated 30 per cent of its business to Uber, Neufeld said that things have come close to stabilizing, with revenue returning to near pre-Uber levels. PartRead More

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The best construction company in Washington

Welcome Copenhaver Construction Inc. is a family owned and operated company. Established in 1992 we have continued to adapt and expand to meet the needs of our customers. From rock crushing to site prep to road construction, if you need some earth moved, hauled away or filled in, we are the one stop supplier you’re looking for. Please take a look at our products and services menu for information about what we have to offer. If you haven’t found what you need here, please feel free to call us atRead More