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Work Smarter with Evernote

The secret to success packaged in a short guide.

Crowd-funding jumpstarts indie filmmaking

Guardian "angels": Why crowd-funding is the new, net-savvy way indie filmmakers are getting investments for their work and for their dreams.

Freezing to death in a warming climate: yellow-cedars in trouble

For decades a mysterious force has been decimating our iconic yellow-cedars. The culprit turns out to be global warming stealing their winter blankets.

The Modern Thinker

Partial cover image of The Modern Thinker: Timeless Ideas, Inspiration, and Hope for the 21 st Century

Get Up! Love a Forest Fest at W2 Media Cafe

Join a mix of Vancouver's best Latin-inspired musicians to help protect the Amazon rainforest.

UBC Bookstore renaming debate reflects drastic changes in book industry

What's in a name? When UBC Bookstore circulated an email about its plans to change the name to "UBC Central" in August, it set off a storm of negative feedback from both within and outside the UBC...

Google, Groupon and 3D glasses: technology in 2010

Put on your 3-D glasses for a skewed look back at the year in technology.

Kindle-Deprived Canada

So Amazon’s Kindle will be released in more than 100 countries... but not in Canada.