Community Updates

Community Spotlight: Alex Hart @ Signal
April 1, 2021
April 1, 2021
This month we caught up with community member, Alex Hart to learn about what it is like to be an android developer, working on a privacy & security-focused app.
Halihax is now backed by a federally registered not-for-profit corporation
February 23, 2021
February 23, 2021
Today we’re excited to announce that Halihax is now backed by a federally registered not-for-profit corporation. By establishing a not-for-profit, we are now empowered to raise funds to invest in the growth of our amazing community.
2020 Year In Review
December 23, 2020
February 23, 2021
Wrapping up what happened in the community in 2020, and looking ahead to our plans for 2021.
Community Spotlight: Isa Grant @ silverorange
November 24, 2020
November 28, 2020
This month we interviewed community member Isa Grant, CEO @ silverorange to learn what is top of mind for them as a CEO at an Atlantic Canadian tech company.
Compensation in the Halifax tech community, 2020
November 16, 2020
November 17, 2020
Our 2020 annual member survey takes a look at the composition of the Halifax tech community. This year we had 180 respondents from various backgrounds and roles. We'll take a look at how salaries and compensation is trending as well as what skills are in demand.
Community Spotlight: Angela Kinder @ GetThru
October 27, 2020
October 29, 2020
This month we interviewed community member Angela Kinder, contract software engineer @ GetThru to find out what problems they are most excited about solving and why.
Community Spotlight: Darryl Wright @ Ubisoft
September 22, 2020
September 22, 2020
This month we interviewed Darryl Wright, Technical Director @ Ubisoft to find out what problems they are solving and why.
Community Spotlight: Domenic Rosati @ scite
August 25, 2020
August 25, 2020
This month we interviewed Domenic Rosati a software developer @ scite to find out what problems they are solving and why.
Community Spotlight: Dash Hudson
July 27, 2020
July 28, 2020
This month we take a look at local startup Dash Hudson to find out what problems they are solving and why through an interview with their CTO and Co-founder Tomek Niewiarowski.
What are you looking for from a conference?
January 16, 2020
July 27, 2020
We're looking for community input on what you wish a developer-focused conference would deliver, right here in Halifax. This two-minute survey will help guide us improve future Halihax-ran events.
Compensation in the Halifax tech community, 2019
November 12, 2019
November 16, 2020
Our 2019 annual member survey takes a look at the composition of the community and a breakdown of compensation.
We have a brand new website, and you're looking at it!
November 7, 2019
July 27, 2020
Wow, shiny. You're looking at our new website which will be used to share more information about our community.
Compensation in the Halifax tech community, 2018
October 30, 2018
July 27, 2020
Our 2018 annual member survey takes a look at the composition of the community and a breakdown of compensation.
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