It’s hardly a testament to the strength of the Montreal industry, but still it’s worthy to note that a prominent member of the local web production community is leaving Montreal for LA soon. Joya Balfour is best known for founding Webgrrls’ Montreal chapter. Bye Joya!
A Montreal company, Zero Knowledge Systems is working on it. Several friends of mine work there, and their head office is just around the corner. From everything I hear they do great work. But what about peer-review as it pertains to crypto? Have academics and cypherpunks been free to review the code underlying Freedom, at will? Or are they relying on the good name of their chief scientist, Ian Goldberg? What about the concerns raised by Declan McCullagh in Wired News?