January 21, 2011 · Briefs

Active Surplus and its odd items

The only place in Toronto where you can pick up baby doll legs and capacitors from the same aisle.

July 6, 2010 · Briefs

The Queen says goodbye to Canada

David Miller The Queen inspected the troops: Goodbye, troops:

January 28, 2010 · Writing

Democamp 25 in pictures

Facebook, Facebook, Facebook.

December 17, 2009 · Writing

Hohoto 3.0: The one year anniversary edition

One year ago, Toronto’s Twitter crowd came together to raise money for the Daily Bread Food Bank. Yesterday: a third edition.

November 17, 2009 · Writing

A foggy night in Toronto

Bonus: a run-in with the police’s morality squad.

October 26, 2009 · Writing

Treasures from the Trinity College Book Sale

A journey through time courtesy of one of Canada’s best book sales.

October 22, 2009 · Writing


A real unconference, for a change.

August 19, 2009 · Briefs


The summer edition of the holiday fundraiser.

July 30, 2009 · Writing

Doing it in the open: Michael Nielsen at Science 2.0

How online tools are changing scientific discovery.

July 29, 2009 · Writing

DemoCamp21: Evil Lair edition

Toronto’s favourite tech show-and-tell was back for another iteration but instead of being held in one of the quirkiest bars in Toronto, it took place in the basement of the Rogers Headquarters.

July 28, 2009 · Writing

Damian Conway on Aikido, Star Trek, and Perl

And Danish mind control, Greek mythology, periodic tables, the garbage strike, …

July 22, 2009 · Writing

FutureRuby Day 2: the highlights

Programming life, making noise, surviving robo blimps, and subsidizing the vodka industry

July 15, 2009 · Writing

FutureRuby, Day 1: biology hacking and rooftop partying

There ain’t no party like an Unspace party

July 12, 2009 · Writing

Sailing to FailCamp

Yacht club eh? How cool would it be to actually arrive on private vessel?

June 12, 2009 · Briefs

Briefs from Net Change Week

Social change; saving the net.