Apple May Be Looking to Establish Presence in Ottawa for Research and Development

Apple has leased space at an office complex near Ottawa.

According to the Ottawa Business Journal, Apple has leased 22,000 square feet in Kanata for researchg and development.

Apple invested $8 billion USD in research and development in 2015, up 34% from 2014.

Kanata is home to QNX Software Systems, which is BlackBerry’s automotive division. Rumors suggest Apple may developing an electric vehicle.