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An iPad Christmas Gift Guide

Gift ideas from 99 cents to $49.99 for the iPadder in your life.

Windows 8 preview downloadable tonight

Curious about Microsoft's brand-new Windows 8? You can download a Windows 8 preview starting 8 p.m. Pacific Time from the Microsoft developer website. The latest version of Windows looks to be a...

Facebook launches messenger app

There is a hot new app in town, and it's by Facebook. The messenger app is a new, stand-alone messenger application for your cell phone. Currently it is available for the Android and iPhone markets,...

Welcome to Coleman Country

I’m still waiting for Rich Coleman to get back to me. I was trying out the B.C. cabinet minister’s new iPhone app -- Coleman Country -- when I came across an option to “Message Rich” hidden in the “...

Apps for Climate Change: Get Your Vote On!

Find out how many flushes you can take with rainwater from your roof and other fascinating climate data thanks to the B.C. government's Apps for Climate Action contest.

iPad in-depth

The iPad is ideal for reading magazines, watching movies and many other activities. You can even tell the future or fly a plane.

iPad in-depth: portable productivity

Contrary to rumour, you can use the iPad for creativity and productivity.

The iPad: a computer for the rest of us

Everything seems so much easier to do -- and to look at -- on the iPad.

Is iPhone app to blame in Vancouver teen sexual assault case?

Is iPhone app Grindr to blame for an alleged sexual assault on a local teenage boy? It's not so simple.

Websites and tools make job search easier

If you're looking for a job, it’s heartening to know that technology can make the search a little easier. Back when I first entered the workforce, job hunting involved leafing through the help wanted...