One Week Away From The Most Epic Hackathon!

Now that Family Day is here, this just means that we are only ONE WEEK AWAY from the the MWNW ConFoo Hackathon in Montreal! For those of you who haven’t registered yet, here’s your chance to do so. We assure you, this will be the best $10 you’ve ever spent! REGISTER HERE What you should … Continued

HTML5mtl and MWNW Hackathon was absolutely beautiful!

Fresh from our hackathon with HTML5mtl this past weekend, everyone’s been asking us if any really cool apps came out of the hackathon. And let me tell you – we were completely blown away. No, seriously. I think most of these guys (and girl) are onto something here. Here’s a breakdown of some of the … Continued

Join The Movement: The HTML5mtl + MWNW Hackathon!

  Do you have an awesome WordPress site? Do you love building great apps? Are you an HTML5, JavaScript, or CSS3 genius? Do you love good food and better drinks? Do you want a FREE Xbox and Surface? If you answered yes to any of the above – then you should join us at Gallery … Continued

Getting started with Open Government

When I first joined the Make Web Not War team, I was tasked with understanding and contributing to Open Government initiatives in Canada. This seemed like a relatively straightforward task at that time. I mean, we all know (don’t we?) that Open Government is the fundamental right that citizens have to publicly access government issued documents and information. … Continued

Let’s hack Windows 8

Now that Windows 8 is on the horizon, it’s about time we got together and did some hacking. With Windows 8 on track to Release to Manufacturing (RTM) the first week of August and reach general availability by the end of October, there is no time like the present to get in on the Metro action. … Continued

LearnToronto – the next big thing in the Toronto tech community

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the LearnToronto launch party at ING Direct’s Network Orange in downtown Toronto – and I have to say, it was a truly fantastic event. For those of you who don’t know, LearnToronto is an attempt to connect the various tech communities and user groups in the Greater … Continued