The Open Government Tour with Richard Pietro

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What exactly is open government? How can we use it? What are the benefits? Richard Pietro wants the government of Canada, and really all governments, to adopt the idea of open data and open government.[…]

Candice Simpson of Enigma Dance

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Enigma Dance’s motto is what cannot be said through words, can be spoken through movement. Candice Simpson talks about how she got into dance, the highs and lows of appearing on Canada’s Got Talent, and[…]

The Interviews: Jennifer Keesmaat Chief City Planner for Toronto

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Toronto is changing, it has been for years, and we have to really look at the way we want it to change. When I started this podcast one of the people I really wanted to[…]

The Interviews: Heather Leson & social good on the internet

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How can we use the Internet as a force for good has been a question that many in the tech community have asked. Heather Leson is the Director of Community Engagement at Ushahidi, and is[…]

Rewind: My interview with Rob Schrab

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Interview with Rob Schrab When Rob Schrab came out with Scud: The Disposable¬†Assassin¬†issues 21-24 I reviewed every one for CriticizeThis.net. I loved the books and was really excited for the final issue. Before it came[…]

Setting sail on the Picton Castle

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Wendy returns from her time on the Picton Castle My friend, Wendy, returned from her voyage aboard the Picton Castle. A tall ship that sets sail from Nova Scotia around the world, Wendy joined the[…]

Erin’s top Chicago picks for resturants

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Erin’s picks of great Chicago restaurants Erin is back after a trip to Chicago with a few recommendations of restaurants you really do need to check out.