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Twitter UK promises more protection from online threats, showing Facebook how it's done
Take note, Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg: the head of Twitter UK publicly apologized on Saturday to a group of women who have been the target of death and rape threats from twitter users,...
Aug 3rd, 2013
V-Poles: Douglas Coupland writes the future of the telephone pole
The future of utility poles: wireless and open-source.
Jul 25th, 2013
I Am a Gamer: Jamming to develop a video game with a strong female lead
An inside look at the iamagamer 48hr game jam that challenged developers to make strong female leads. I was a jammer and our team won a prize.
Nathalie De Los Santos
Jul 24th, 2013
2013 GROW Conference links design thinking and entrepreneurship
Saskatoon native Debbie Landa is the founder of GROW, a three day technology conference in Vancouver. GROW aims to help build the next billion-dollar company by connecting successful entrepreneurs,...
Jul 16th, 2013
Robot Vacuum and Desert Bus: Patience as a video-game virtue
What's the slowest video game you've ever played?
Jul 12th, 2013
This Chrome extension makes you awesome at cocktail parties
Counting: An obsession for human and Muppet alike.
May 16th, 2013
Vancouver Observer membership drive kicks off: Meet your host
We tell the stories that effect change. Our stories entertain you and make you think. Now, here's why we'll be asking you to buy a monthly membership to the VO.
May 15th, 2013
This teen girl will save you from spoilers: Jennie Lamere hacks television
17-year-old Jennie Lamere will save you from spoilers with the magic of computer science.
May 9th, 2013
Canada Can Do Better
We're still waiting to see if Christian Paradis, the Minister of Industry, will put an end to the Big Telecom’s backroom deal. This is the deal that would allow Rogers to acquire public assets from...
Apr 18th, 2013
HootSuite doubles down on Vancouver presence with new Mount Pleasant office
HootSuite commits to Vancouver in massive office expansion.
Apr 4th, 2013