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

Firefox OS, a startup opportunity

Make Web Not War, HTML 5 Toronto and Mobile Startup TO proudly present the livestream for one of our beloved MWNW alumni,  Frédéric Harper from Mozilla! The talk will cover web apps on Firefox OS! As a startup, looking forward to growing the reach, and to improve the sustainability of your product is one key to … 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

Saving Lives with Open Data

It’s a bold claim, but it’s true; Open Data can have a tremendous impact on us, and in some cases can even save our lives. My name is David Rust-Smith and I’m creator and lead developer behind Ottawa’s Heart, an app that uses open data to save the lives of cardiac arrest victims. The Problem: … 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