CRTC: Globalive license revoked 3

Globealive’s wireless license has been revoked and their hopes for becoming Canada’s fourth wireless carrier looks dismal. After paying over $442 million in the auction for the wireless airwaves last year, this will come as a devastating blow to the

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Bell and Telus to Merge by Aug 2011? 2

According to a recent RBC analyst, Bell and Telus are setting the stage for a merger within the next two years. The two telecommunications companies have been working closely to role out their own GSM network in November, alongside their

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How to effectively fire someone: Text them 0

Texting has become common place, especially with the increased usage of smart phones since it takes so much less energy than picking up the phone. I’ve seen it used commonly for coordinating family meet-ups, booking meetings, and even scheduling hair

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Windows 7: What to Expect (Updated) 5

Yesterday, I posted a quick update on Windows 7 and today, I wanted to offer a little bit more detail on the new operating system. For those of you who are eager to look under the hood before rushing out

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Social Media & Crime Fighting Heroes – Part 2 0

Yesterday, I posted about the shift in news from traditional media sources like print publications and broadcast stations, to contributions by the public (every day people like you). I’ve noticed that while there is a need for up to the

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Windows 7 Outperforms XP & Vista 0

A recent article by TechRadar in the UK claims Windows 7 won’t disappoint. In addition to increased performance, the new windows operating system offers a full blown digital media centre which acts like a PVR allowing you to record, pause

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Windows 7 Release Oct 22 2

I will be sitting in for Connected Life’s Bradley Shende on Global BC’s morning news hour with Lynn Colliar and Steve Darling to talk about the much anticipated release of Windows 7. Tune in at 8:40am to watch the segment.

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Social Media & Crime Fighting Heroes – Part 1 1

Yesterday morning as I enjoyed my morning solitude and peppermint tea, I couldn’t help but notice the police helicopter circling around my building and VPD’s boats out on the water. Quickly, I turned on the news to see if I

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Global News Tech Talk – Live Social Media 0

UPDATE: Tune into the Saturday Noon News on Global BC today at 12:30pm [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCtPZLvd44Y&hl=en&fs=1&] I’ll be discussing live social media with Sophie Lui today on Global BC’s Noon News Hour. The new website: Mingleverse is the first of it’s kind

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Facebook Privacy Policy Changes 0

Over the last few months there’s been quite a buzz going around regarding Facebook’s Privacy Policy. The Privacy Commissioner of Canada (“OPC”) released a report earlier this year stating some major concerns with Facebook’s privacy policies. The main concerns focussed

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