Wavefront and BCNET provide wireless start-ups with high-bandwidth connections to B.C. researchers improving their productivity Vancouver, May 30, 2012 Wavefront, the national commercialization centre supporting the growth of Canada’s wireless companies has partnered with BCNET, a shared IT services organization dedicated to higher education and research in British Columbia, enabling technology collaboration between industry and … Continued

Start-ups, venture capitalists, trade organizations and wireless business partners collaborate with Sprint to drive innovation Sprint CTO Stephen Bye is speaking today at the Alcatel-Lucent Technology Symposium, “Innovating at the Speed of Ideas,” in Silicon Valley OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), May 22, 2012 – While Sprint (NYSE: S) customers are reaping the benefits of … Continued

Toronto’s first mobile handset library helps mobile app developers get to market faster TORONTO, ONT, May 15, 2012 – Wavefront, a National Centre of Excellence supporting the growth and commercialization of wireless companies in Canada, is providing MaRS Commons with a mobile handset library consisting of the most popular handsets available.  This means that wireless … Continued

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