What Do YOU Want To Hear From AideRSS?

What Do YOU Want To Hear From AideRSS?

The first Third Tuesday Toronto of the new season is tomorrow night. We’re thrilled to be joined by the good...

Six Tips For A PR Agency Newbie

Six Tips For A PR Agency Newbie

Since I started at Thornley Fallis, our agency has done a fair bit of hiring and we have another new person starting today (welcome, Kerri!). I figure now is as good a time as any to share the little advice I have for someone following in my footsteps and starting life agency-side.

Ubiquity Changes The Way You Surf The Internet

Ubiquity Changes The Way You Surf The Internet

A couple of weeks ago, there was a lot of buzz about Ubiquity, a new Firefox extension released by Mozilla...

Third Tuesday Toronto Season To Kick-Off With AideRSS

Third Tuesday Toronto Season To Kick-Off With AideRSS

I’ve written a couple of times previously about AideRSS, the Waterloo, Ontario-based RSS filtering service. Now you can hear directly...

WebAnywhere Brings Convenient Internet Access To Blind People

WebAnywhere Brings Convenient Internet Access To Blind People

WebAnywhere is a web-based screen reader. It takes the content on a web page, translates it to text and reads it aloud for the user. By putting the screen reader in a browser window, WebAnywhere makes web surfing by blind people possible from any computer.

Are Twitter Conversations Dying?

Are Twitter Conversations Dying?

Over the last month or two I’ve noticed a sharp decline in the amount of conversation occurring on Twitter. People...

BackType Plugs A Hole In Online Monitoring Systems

BackType Plugs A Hole In Online Monitoring Systems

BackType, a new service by Canadians Christopher Golda and Michael Montano, finds and aggregates comments from across the web. One...

Feedburner, You Cut Me Deep

Feedburner, You Cut Me Deep

Whereas I used to look to my Feedburner stats with excitement (I'm a big numbers geek) to see whether my posts resonated with people (hence my subscriber count would go up), nowadays I look more with trepidation, wondering whether the stats will work each day.

Google Reader and Delicious: Personalized Search Engines

Google Reader and Delicious: Personalized Search Engines

Everyone I know uses Google to search for things online. I do the same thing on most topics. When it...

7 Lessons From Maple Leaf Foods’ Crisis Communications

7 Lessons From Maple Leaf Foods’ Crisis Communications

Toronto’s Maple Leaf Foods has been front and centre in the Canadian media over the last week after being linked...