Startup514 is the Montreal startup site focusing on web and technology startups, entrepreneurship and software development.
514 is a common nickname for the city of Montreal given that its phone area code is 514
Montreal is vibrant with technological startups! The scene is only growing and here are some interesting links to get you started:
From 99% Invisible: In 1989, Japan’s Shinkansen Bullet Train had a problem. It was really fast, pushing 170 miles per hour. But every time it exited a tunnel, it created a loud sonic boom that disrupted surrounding residential neighborhoods. So an engineering team was brought in to design a quieter, faster and more efficient train. […]read more
Redditor mirbeartbh took their appreciation of Cuphead to a new level by making a costume of the game’s lead character for Albuquerque Comic Con. They spaced the build out and completed it a little at a time, which is usually less frustrating than saving everything to construct at once. They estimate the whole costume cost […]read more