Danny Bradbury | Dec 17, 2012 8:18 AM ET Mobile software firm Flick Software, a 10-year-old company that specializes in applications for mobile phones, had a problem: It lacked expertise in building mobile-friendly websites and needed money to get it. That prompted Jason Flick, founder of the Ottawa-based company, to look west for some help. Flick recently … Continued

December 12, 2012, MONTREAL – Small and medium enterprise (SME) level businesses in Quebec can now benefit from a new partnership between Wavefront and le Centre de recherche informatique de Montréal (CRIM), offering new capabilities, services and shared programming to accelerate growth and commercialization within the wireless ecosystem in Quebec. Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for … Continued

Prepare for Your Future with HTML5 The UBC Award of Achievement: HTML5 Academy teaches you not only the core HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript skills but also emphasizes key design considerations, empowering you to build cutting-edge websites and web applications. Through hands-on experience in these technologies, you develop in-demand skills that increase your creative potential and … Continued

  December 5, 2012, VANCOUVER, BC – Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for Wireless Commercialization and Research, today announced that the second annual Wireless Summits will take place on February 4-6, 2013 in downtown Vancouver, BC. This unique three-day Summit series brings together global enterprise industry leaders, wireless and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solution providers, and mobile … Continued

Navigating technology: Using satellites to determine your position only works outside. A new approach is needed indoors. Dec. 1st, 2012. A more promising approach may be to use signals from mobile-phone networks and Wi-Fi hotspots. Smartphones already have the necessary radio receivers to pick up these signals, which have the added benefit of being most common … Continued

Date: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 Time: 8:30am to 4:00pm Location: Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel,  1088 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC Fee: $400 + HST (includes lunch and refreshments) Wavefront & IEEE are offering this optional one-day course as part of the Wavefront Wireless Summits. It provides engineers and managers with the insights and perspectives required to … Continued

BCIC’s venture accelerator program will be tailored for telecom sector developers By Scott Simpson, The Vancouver Sun November 26, 2012 VANCOUVER — Wireless business accelerator Wavefront is boosting its training programs for entrepreneurs in the telecom sector. The Vancouver-based enterprise announced Wednesday that it has signed a deal with the B.C. Innovation Council to deliver … Continued

November 28, 2012 (Ottawa, Ontario) – With support from the National Research Council of Canada’s Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP), Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for Wireless Commercialization and Research, has established a program that subsidizes access to wireless expertise and services that help accelerate the growth and commercialization of Ontario-based SMEs who are developing … Continued