Meagan Hampel

July 21, 2019

Federal funding for arts groups to build digital literacy and applications

The Canada Council for the Arts is now accepting applications for the next round of its Digital Strategy Fund. Launched in 2017, the $88.5M fund is […]
June 20, 2019

ATB Future Transformer Camp aims to inspire young Albertans to enter the tech field

Most people today accept that automation, exponential technology, and artificial intelligence (AI) — and all the other technologies and fields of study that are typically associated […]
May 31, 2019

As the digital economy grows in Canada, Alberta risks being left behind

Canadian’s digital activities can no longer be viewed as a simple pastime. More and more, our online occupations are becoming important economic drivers for the country, […]
May 9, 2019

The future of digital journalism – crowd sourcing

In part one of our Future Of Journalism series, we looked at the use of virtual reality by news agencies. In this post, we will look […]
April 15, 2019

Could virtual reality offer a future for journalism?

You’re at the scene of an emergency. Thirty minutes ago, there was a violent altercation at a college. Multiple injuries, including a stabbing. You’re surrounded by […]
March 22, 2019

MacEwan’s new design degree and UXD pathway puts real-world human interactions at its core

Applications are now open for MacEwan University’s new Bachelor of Design program, one of the first of its kind in Canada. The program, which launches in […]