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Is Ottawa still Silicon Valley North?

Posted 3707 days ago by bob in category CBC with 0 Comments 

As Nortel crumbles, analysts consider the fate of high-tech sector in capital

Canada's capital once had a nickname likening it to the sunny California home of companies like Apple and Google.



It was the large concentration of high-tech companies around San Jose, Calif., that led the area to be dubbed Silicon Valley. An abundance of those companies much further north earned Ottawa the nickname of Silicon Valley North.
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