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Sela Canada helps improve maternal outcomes for pregnant women without a fixed address

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Sela Canada took home the 2014 Microsoft Humanitarian Response Citizenship Award for their work with the My Baby and Me Passport, a tool to improve maternal and child health outcomes for young, pregnant homeless and marginally housed women. “We are deeply honored

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Windows Phone App Development With Cordova

Introduction My interests are in desktop, mobile and web apps. I’ve released Android apps (here) and Windows Phone apps (here). My Windows Phone apps are actually web apps built with HTML5 game frameworks, etc. The goal of this tutorial is

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The dream weekend at #ODDTO14

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I had the pleasure of being part of the Open Data Day celebration in Toronto as one of the organizers this past weekend. International Open Data Day was on February 22, 2014. Over 110 cities around the world celebrate by

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#WebNotWar Relaunch Party 2014

2014, here we are! Make Web Not War is back with a bang – our relaunch party was a huge success! The party, held on January 23rd, 2014,  marks a new beginning for Make Web Not War as we celebrate our

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And the MWNW Icon Design contest winner goes to…

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Since the re-launch in October 2013, Make Web Not War has truly grown into a diverse community of developers, designers, and technologists. All across Canada, tech enthusiasts are bringing their best ideas to the table and coming together to build

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Idea Notion: Building and deploying apps through BizSpark.

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New ventures are residing on practically every street corner and web space across Canada. Entrepreneurs, particularly those immersed in digital start-ups, are eager to find the best resources to reinvent and improve their businesses. As a cross-platform consulting agency, Idea

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