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Twenty Years

Twenty years on, most Canadians instantly recognize the name of their murderer. I’d rather remember theirs: Geneviève Bergeron Hélène Colgan N...
December 05, 2009

A Sea Change

I finally have more distinct online accounts than Unix shell login accounts.
December 05, 2009

Want To Hire a CEO/CTO?

Posted on behalf of a friend from the University of Toronto who’s about to finish his Master’s. I’ve helped a lot of undergrads find jobs over the years; I’m...
December 05, 2009

Minority Rule

So here I am, watching the astonishing spectacle of a beautiful, cultured nation turning itself into a corrupt petro-state. Canada is slipping down the devel...
December 01, 2009

Subverting Subtlety

Excellent post from Danah Boyd about a very bad experience with real-time tweeting during a talk: I think that the backchannel is perfectly reasonable as a f...
December 01, 2009