Iphone Apps

SavvyMom Roundup: GMOs, Music Apps and an Anonymous Letter

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 10.24.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

The Google blackout, child advocates, an app to help you focus, bookshelves and ignorance. Those were a few things that caught my attention, and maybe yours too, this week.

Theatre Review: "Jacqueries" Is a True iTheatre Experience

Mooney on Theatre | Posted 09.16.2013 | Canada Living
Mooney on Theatre

A heist is going down in Toronto and you're invited to infiltrate a secret world of operatives, agents and radicals. All you need is your iPhone. F/, a Toronto-based dance company, has created Jacqueries; a promenade-style dance/theatre hybrid layered with digital elements that audiences experience via an iPhone app.

Hey Moms, There's an App for That

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 05.21.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

It's time to reclaim the iPhone and take the iPad back for yourself. Here's our list of The Best Apps for Moms -- from brain teasers and fun games to finding downtime, there's an app just for you in there somewhere.

SavvyMom Roundup: Well Behaved Kids Get Discounts Now?

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

It's a short week for most moms with the long weekend, so I'll be brief. There is a lot to report and reflect on -- drinking and driving, an app that tells you when to take a pee break, home organizing solutions and restaurants promoting well-behaved kids. What is the world coming to?

How B.C. Brands Can Succeed In 2013

Jon Haywood | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Jon Haywood

Last week saw the gathering of over 300 ad agency folks at the annual B.C. chapter of the American Marketing Association. The topic for debate was all about trends for 2013. It became apparent that there was no one single thing for us as marketers to focus on, but more like a top 100 list. As a scientist, I had the need to simplify, to distil the vast array of new platforms and buzzwords into a crystal of something purer that centrally links such trends. Throughout this process, the one link that kept rearing its head was "relevance."

What I think of Vine iPhone App!

Jenna Em | Posted 04.02.2013 | Canada
Jenna Em

I recently heard how the new Vine app was taking the Social Media world by storm. It's an iPhone app that allows you to shoot a 6 second looping video and upload it to Twitter, Facebook and the Vine network. At first the idea of making a mini movie didn't sound novel to me, but I still knew that I wanted to check it out!

9 Savvy Photo Apps You Should Know About

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada
Minnow Hamilton

Did you just dump your holiday photos on Facebook and call it a day? We've got nine simple and fab new tools that allow you to take those shots and share them, save them, enhance them and turn your family memories into keepsakes.

Calgary-Built Phone App, Remixes, Will Enhance Your Digital Music Experience

Victoria MacLean | Posted 02.04.2013 | Canada Alberta
Victoria MacLean

Calgary technology trailblazers Decoder has introduced Remixes, a free iOS app that makes it easy for music lovers to find and listen to remixes and covers of the songs in their music libraries. Users select a song and the app searches SoundCloud for available remixes and covers.

The Canadian Program Giving Creative Startups a Boost

Andrea Carson Barker | Posted 01.09.2013 | Canada Business
Andrea Carson Barker

Last week, the Canadian Film Centre's CFC Media Lab launched a fantastic new program called ideaBOOST, designed to assist artists and companies exploring the frontier in digital entertainment. IdeaBOOST brings industry into the equation, and I think that's what makes it such an impressive concept. Here are several that sounded particularly exciting.

One Gadget To Replace Them All

Ron Kunitzky-Geyser | Posted 07.30.2012 | Canada Living
Ron Kunitzky-Geyser

When my friend suggested I get an iPhone, I said that I didn't need one. Now that I've got one (and I love it) I can see he was right about it being a facilitator of convenience and creator of efficiency; boy, is it ever! What I didn't anticipate is that all of those other gadgets in my life would lose their purpose once I got an iPhone.

Top 5 Coolest Instagram Accessories on the Web

Nat & Marie | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Living
Nat & Marie

As is customary on the web, when one thing explodes, you can expect to find a wave of websites, applications and services to offer you various ways to enrich your experience. Here are five unique ways to enjoy your Instagram gems online and offline.

Jessi Cruickshank: A Peek Inside Her Smartphone (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Style

Jessi Cruickshank's stylish, friendly and she's definitely a gal on the go. The sartorially savvy former co-host of 'The After Show' on MTV (inclu...

Pinterest: Fun Facts On 'Eye Candy' Site As Interest Soars (INFOGRAPHIC, PHOTOS)

CP | Barbara Ortutay, The Associated Press | Posted 05.12.2012 | Canada Style

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Oh, you pretty things. Just look at the mama giraffe nuzzling a baby giraffe, that lovely idea for an indoor planter made of mason ja...

Step Back Jocks. Geeks are the New Cool.

Paul Barter | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada
Paul Barter

Maybe Bobby Kennedy was a geek at heart when he said: "There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why? I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?" A geek couldn't say it better.