Google-funded space mining firm could protect Earth from asteroid threats

Early this morning a meteorite soared over Russia’s Ural mountains and exploded in a sonic boom that shattered glass and set off car alarms. It’s estimated 500 people are injured and at least

Published on: February 15th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Crowdfunding complements ‘lean startup’ approach and reduces risk

When I describe crowdfunding to my friends that aren’t totally tuned in to the business scene in Canada, I usually get two immediate reactions. The first one is that it seems like a

Published on: July 13th, 2012 Brian Jackson

10 ways to learn anything on the Web

A tutorial or class for almost everything and anything is available online these days. Whether you're looking to beef up your résumé with some new skills, to get a degree while waiting for

Published on: July 27th, 2009 Yardena Arar

Use AppleScript to automate tedious Mac tasks, boost productivity

Why, when people were trying to get me to switch from Windows to a Mac, did no one tell me about AppleScript? Sure, a stable OS with Unix shell access and a sophisticated

Published on: May 22nd, 2009 Sharon Machlis Vista Resources would like to offer you some valuable resources that will help with the decision or enable you to tweak Vista if you're already using it. Switching to Vista: 15 Reasons to Switch

Published on: September 16th, 2008 PC World staff