Archive for November, 2007

Going on Four Years of Blogging

Friday, November 30th, 2007 — 11:30am PDT
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Update: You may notice a few changes around here over the next few weeks. It will be a bit of a transition period for while, but hang in there and you won’t be disappointed. As one of my favourite quotes from the Breakfast Club goes…. “So it’s sorta social, demented and sad, but social. Right?” […]

Vancouver Social Media Scene: Transit Camp and Free Geek Drive

Thursday, November 29th, 2007 — 10:15am PDT
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Next week geeks all around Vancouver are banding together to help spread said geekyness and techy freedom for a pretty neat cause. The Gastown tech community is organizing a “Free Geek” Hardware Drive. On Friday, Dec 7th, participating Gastown tech business will donate their old, unneeded hardware to Free Geek, a non-profit that “helps the […]

Facebook Awards: Best of the West 2007

Thursday, November 29th, 2007 — 6:00am PDT
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By now we all know pretty much that Facebook is one HUGE a social networking tool to be reckoned with. As of late November 2007, the website has the largest number of registered users among college-focused sites with 55 million active members (including non-collegiate members) worldwide, with membership expected to surpass 60 million users by […]

New Anti-Smoking Ban and Regulations in BC

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007 — 5:00am PDT
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To this day my most popular Miss604 Poll has been the one regarding a patio smoking ban in Vancouver. Well the Provincial government was pretty busy yesterday hammering out the details of a new smoking regulations that are to be in effect March 31, 2008. The provincial government has released the rules that will govern […]

Vancouver 2010 Olympic Mascot Revealed in Surrey

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007 — 9:30am PDT
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Today at 10:30am PT we’ll all find out if our mascot for the 2010 Olympic games will be a bear, a marmot, or another freakin’ orca of some kind. The unveiling will take place in Surrey at Sullivan Heights Secondary… more specifically the adjacent Bell Centre for the Performing Arts. I already blogged about past […]

The Brother Printer Test Drive Begins

Monday, November 26th, 2007 — 7:11pm PDT
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A little while ago local blogfather and marketing sensei Darren Barefoot approached John and me (along with a handful of other lucky social medialites) to see if we wanted to test drive a Brother printer. It’s no secret that if you want to give us free things in exchange for reviews, blog posts, our thoughts […]