Archive for the category "vancouver"

Facebook Awards: Updates and Speakers


Thursday, January 17th, 2008 — 10:33am PST
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It’s been several months in the making and now we’re less than two weeks away from the first ever Facebook Awards that will take place at the Vancouver Facebook Developer (and Design) Garage. The ever-fabulous Megan Cole (who was also named as one of Vancouver’s Tech Women to Watch in 2008) will be moderating the […]

Raising the Roof Toque Tuesday


Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 — 8:03am PST
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Every so often while walking the streets of Vancouver you’ll have the chance to buy something. It may be a hot dog, fresh roasted chestnuts, a print from that guy who draws black and white sketches Tupac and Wayne Gretzky, or perhaps a daily newspaper. On Tuesday February 5th, volunteers will take to the streets […]

Tuesday Morning Link Fest now in Sticker Form


Tuesday, January 15th, 2008 — 3:11am PST
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Last year when I got my Macbook I was unsure about ever covering it with stickers. It was right after Northern Voice and I noticed almost everyone there had their laptops covered in geeky yet rad stickers. I waited this long – almost a year – but after my friend Linus gave me a birthday […]

Canadian Blog Awards


Monday, January 14th, 2008 — 11:30am PST
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It looks like I’ve been nominated for the Canadian Blog Awards (2007) but instead of telling all my readers to rush over and vote for me (although I really won’t stop you) here are a couple of my peers who have been nominated in various categories as well. Some Nominees (there are many more categories […]

Support the Boobies


Monday, January 14th, 2008 — 7:35am PST
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Those of you who use the popular instant status updating, feed-publishing, messaging, window-into-your-soul web application, Twitter may have noticed over the last few weeks that some of your contacts or those you’re “following” have changed their avatars to include peas. The peas represent frozen peas, actually, and they’ve morphed into this entire support network that […]

Terminal City Rollergirls


Sunday, January 13th, 2008 — 6:38pm PST
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Yesterday John and I ventured over to the convention centre for that show that’s been going on for the last four days… you know the one. I signed up for all kinds of vacation contests and prizes at various booths so I know I’m probably going to have a ton of bacn in the coming […]

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