Press Releases

Great Canadian Appathon


Winners Take Home More than $30,000 in Prizes at Canada’s Largest Competitive Hackathon Canadian Open Data Experience Presented by XMG Studio Inc. and the Government of Canada

CODE challenged participants to unlock the potential of freely available open data to solve problems and increase productivity for all Canadians Toronto, Ontario – March 31st, 2014 – Friday, March 28th was a big day for budding Canadian tech entrepreneurs and innovators Carlos Saavedra and Jason Ernst as they walked away with the OpenText GrandRead more

Great Canadian Appathon


Open Data Innovation In Action: CODE Hackathon Breaks Records in its First Year & Becomes Largest Competitive Hackathon in Canada

Over 900 creative do-ers, movers and shakers across Canada worked non-stop for 48-hours to create over 110 open data apps and hopefully win the OpenText $25,000 Grand Prize Toronto, Ontario – March 4th, 2014 – Hosted by XMG Studio Inc., the creators of the Great Canadian Appathon (GCA), and supported by the Government of Canada,Read more

Game Launch


Design Your Way From Intern To Icon In XMG Studio’s Fashion Star Designer

More than just a mobile game, Fashion Star Designer brings engaging fashion entertainment to mobile devices. Toronto, December 4th 2013 – Launched by award-winning mobile game developer XMG Studio Inc., Fashion Star Designer mirrors the glamorous real-life experiences of emerging fashion designers as they cater to design requests from prestigious clients to become an iconRead more