Open Spatial Data Formats

The goal of this series of articles on spatial data is to help you deal with spatial data in your open data app or website. In order to do this, all of your spatial data must be in a common spatial reference system (SRS). In my last post I discussed the last piece of the … Continued

And the MWNW Icon Design contest winner goes to…

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 awesome technology solutions. So we thought, what better way to help these passionate folks stay … Continued

DESIGN CONTEST FOR CANADA’S DESIGN AND TECH COMMUNITY

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Wednesday December 11th, 2013 Make Web Not War (MWNW) is a passionate community of tech and design enthusiasts across Canada supporting everything that is open: Open Standards, Open Source, and Open Data.  Whether you like .Net, PHP, Python, Java, Ruby, use open source or commercial software (or both) Make Web Not War is … Continued

From doodler to community contributor.

Progression requires change. That’s what my folks have always told me while growing up. It’s not until recently, as a graduate seeking to pave a foundation for my future, that I began to really question what changes are required to progress. How do I know I’m taking all the right steps to get to where … Continued

Building apps for Healthcare

I hope everyone had a great weekend. It was such an exceptional one for me that I just had to share — Hacking Health Toronto 2013. The event was packed with nearly 30 teams of clinicians, patients, designers, developers and entrepreneurs coming together to build something to improve healthcare. The concept is to connect people … Continued