Did you know one of the easiest ways to feel happy is by helping others?read more
Ottawa is officially home to a new incubator and accelerator, hoping to lure bright minds in enterprise software from around the world to the nation’s capital.read more
Last year Techvibes hosted a recruiting event called Tech Fest that brought together the hottest tech companies in Vancouver.
The one-of-a-kind event had a lineup of execs from some of fastest growing companies in Vancouver pitching the audience on why you should work for them.
After a stop in Toronto, Techvibes is bringing this event back to Vancouver on September 18 and you're invited to attend.read more
Wouldn't it be cool if you could just win a backpack stuffed with more than $1,000 of cool gear?read more
A Canadian university has decided to accept bitcoins as currency for textbooks.read more
In 2008, Apple launched the App Store for the iPhone. It quickly came to define what an app store was all about. And what it was about was games and other consumer-focused tasks.
But travel back in time a few years before that, and you find yourself in a world before the iPhone, when smartphones were not on consumer wish lists.read more
The CRTC’s Vice-Chairpersons of Broadcasting and Telecommunications today hosted a meeting with nearly a dozen telecommunications and broadcasting distribution companies to discuss charges for paper bills.read more
I’ve been obsessed with good coffee since I’ve been an adult (if, arguably, I am one now). Through three million miles on the road, drinking coffee was amazing and terrible and everything in between.
I’ve learned that you need two things for a truly superb cup of coffee:read more
Earlier this year, I set out on my first ever crowdfunding campaign to raise money for a student group at the University of Alberta called AlbertaSat.
The goal of our campaign was to raise $15,000 to cover the launch cost of a cube satellite created by students and faculty—the first of its kind to be designed and developed in the province of Alberta.read more
The burgeoning Vancouver sharing economy will see a new member join its ranks this fall—this time with an artistic twist.
A team of entrepreneurs, assembled by former journalist and communications advisor Michelle Martin, are launching a website in September designed to connect artists with art consumers.read more
Redefining the word "absurd" are the results of a new report from the Public Interest Advocacy Centre, which estimates that Canadians are paying between $495 and $734 million annually in fees for monthly bills and statements in paper formats to the banking and communications services industries.read more
Imagine being welcomed by name to your private table in a refined club atmosphere complete with inspired, farm-to-table cuisine, to watch in unprecdented luxury and style one of the National Hockey League's most exciting teams.
This used to be mere fantasy. Now it is reality.read more
We often talk about openness on the web. In many ways, it has become an amorphous term behind which good intentions can thrive, even if the action required to sustain them goes missing.
Google’s Jonathan Rosenberg cites openness in technology as a Rashomon-like word: something that is painted as essential, but subjectively placed in the eyes of the beholder. In the movie Rashomon, four eyewitnesses conflict with one another over their account of the same event.read more
The Canadian Videogame Awards is pleased to announce celebrated videogame actor Mark Meer as the new host for the 5th annual ceremony, taking place November 21st at The Carlu in the heart of downtown Toronto.read more