After 11 years of bringing you local reporting, the team behind the Vancouver Observer has moved on to Canada's National Observer. You can follow Vancouver culture reporting over there from now on. Thank you for all your support over the years!


Reinventing the Media: Hacks/Hackers Comes to Vancouver

On Wednesday, June 1, Vancouver joins the likes of New York and Boston with the launch of its own chapter of Hacks/Hackers.

Getting the SurveyMonkey off our backs

SurveyMonkey is free and easy to use. So what's the problem? Your privacy.

NetSquared Camp in photos

NetSquared connects technology and social issues to create change.

Is the Internet changing how we think?

Nicholas Carr argues in a compelling new book that the Internet is changing the way we think.

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...

Nominating the Internet for a Peace Prize: What an ig-Nobel idea!

The internet is one of 237 nominees for the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize. Here's why it shouldn't win.

Computing Contemplation

Meditation on a Mac. Is it possible? Lets You Give the Gift of Fine Dining This Season

Stuck for a gift idea? Why not pick up the tab at a local restaurant? Two enterprising students have just made it easy for you.