If government data were openly available, what web or mobile application would you want built? The Stratford Institute for Digital Media invites Canadians to participate in the Citizen-App Challenge. Join the Citizen-App Challenge and post your ideas today at http://brainmaven.com. For more information check out: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5H4jHQfPzok Having just released the first-ever comparative evaluation of open government as well … Continued

Wavefront CEO James Maynard says that “mobile is going to change the world in the next five years.” In a full-page profile on Wavefront in the April 24-30 issue of Business in Vancouver, Maynard describes the impact of mobile technology. “It’s the fastest wave of technology to ever sweep the planet. It’s one of the … Continued

Wavefront supports the launch of The Dolphin Ocean Rescue app VANCOUVER , BC, April 19, 2012 – Wavefront, the community-based commercialization centre supporting the growth of Canada’s wireless and new media development companies, is pleased to support the launch of version 1 of The Dolphin Ocean Rescue, an educational game application developed by Vancouver-based New … Continued

Event Details: Date: Thursday, April 12, 2012 Time: 8:30 AM – 10:15 AM (PST) Location: : UBC Robson Square, Plaza Level, Carr/Duke Room,800 Robson Street. Vancouver, Canada [MAP] Cost: Free. Pre-registration is required. Breakfast will be served. Summary: Come meet with fellow Vancouver BlackBerry developers for an interactive presentation by Ed Bourne, Enterprise Mobility Architect … Continued

App-Promo has created a survey to understand the level of success that developers are seeing with their mobile applications. The goal of this survey is to learn from the community how well they are doing with monetizing and marketing their mobile products and understand developer success with applications and the tactics and strategies being used … Continued

BlackBerry® is pleased to offer the Montreal/Vancouver BlackBerry Developer Group community with a $50 discount to attend this special developer conference, BlackBerry® 10 Jam. This is where app developers will meet and learn about the innovations coming to the BlackBerry 10 developer platform. Research In Motion® (RIM®) will be releasing the first beta of the … Continued

Conquer Mobile achieved 10 times revenue growth and released more than 20 apps while at Wavefront, with customers ranging from Canpages to McDonald’s Canada VANCOUVER, B.C – Conquer Mobile, a leading developer of mobile search applications for business directories and major retail brands, experienced phenomenal growth during its 21 months at Wavefront, the commercialization centre … Continued

VANCOUVER, CANADA, March 29, 2012 – Wavefront, Canada’s wireless centre of excellence for commercialization and research, in conjunction with Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) and Rogers (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) (NYSE: RCI) is pleased to announce Canada’s first M2M Accelerator Program to facilitate innovation and accelerate commercialization for businesses and technologies in the machine … Continued