Posts tagged ‘Vancouver’

Private Location Sharing With Moby

My old friend Rob is behind the launch of Moby, a private location sharing app focused on personal safety and families. It’s a handy alternative to…

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I’m selling Whitecaps tickets for tomorrow night’s game

Have I mentioned that I bought season tickets for the Vancouver Whitecaps inaugural season in Major League Soccer? Somebody also kindly bought me a membership in…

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Cheering for the Sad-Sack Upstarts

The other night I was chatting with a friend of mine who’s been a long-term Canucks fan. He reminded me of how lucky recently-converted Canucks fans…

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What’s Wrong With This Building?

I run past this older, small, low-rise building on False Creek. It has five units listed for sale–I wonder what’s wrong with it?

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Is There Medal Inflation at the Olympics?

In which I risk being a bit of a Debbie Downer. Watching and reading coverage of the Olympics, I’ve observed a lot of projections and comparisons…

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Cover the Earth! With Paint!

These are signs from a paint store near our apartment. Maybe I’m just a tree-hugging leftie, but I’m not sure I would have gone with this…

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Google Street View Lands in Vancouver

About six months ago, I wrote about seeing the Google Street View camera car drive past. When Google’s street-level photo feature was implemented in Vancouver, I…

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Foursquare Comes to Vancouver

We’ve been doing a lot of speaking and workshops lately. At these events, people inevitably ask us “what’s the Next Big Thing?” I’m incredibly poor at…

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