Hashtag Trending – AMD stock soars; Disney names streaming service; Cyberpunk 2077 demo

AMD’s stock is soaring up right alongside its CPU benchmark results. Disney’s revealed the name for its competitor to Netflix. Gamers get a peek at the world of Cyberpunk 2077. Trending on Google

Published on: August 28th, 2018 Brian Jackson

How the New York Red Bulls are using eye-tracking technology to improve their play – Tech in Sports Ep. 50

All your latest sports tech news from the past week, including who's winning the World Cup on social media, AI at Wimbledon, the Sacramento Kings mine cryptocurrency, and more! Plus, we chat with

Published on: July 3rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Should the NHL adopt goal line technology? – Tech in Sports Ep. 42

All the latest sports tech news, including Twitter broadcasting ESPN's Sportcenter, Steph Curry trivia, betting with Bitcoin at the Kentucky Derby, and more! Plus, after several controversies in recent weeks, we discuss whether

Published on: May 7th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

How Air Miles used Marvel characters and AR to bring families into stores

Last year, as Marvel fans were gearing up for the Nov. 3 release of Thor: Ragnarok, the youngest among them were presented with an even more immersive opportunity of their own. By visiting

Published on: January 29th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Everyone wants to work for tech companies (and Disney), SurveyMonkey finds

Tech has long enjoyed an employee-friendly reputation - and according to a new survey by the "People Powered Data platform"-harnessing researchers at SurveyMonkey, its only real competition is the Mouse House. In fact,

Published on: September 6th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

CinemaTech: Prep & Landing and Arthur Christmas turn the North Pole into an old-fashioned tech hub

CinemaTech is Eric Emin Wood’s periodic look at how pop culture depicts the world of tech. I often wonder if, or how, today's parents are able to keep their children in the dark

Published on: December 22nd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

CinemaTech: How technology makes Zootopia one of Disney’s most realistic films

CinemaTech is Eric Emin Wood's periodic look at how pop culture depicts the world of tech. Disney movies have always had an odd relationship with technology. It's not that Walt himself was averse

Published on: October 21st, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Just how trendy is The Force Awakens on social media, anyway?

It's a pretty safe bet to assume that many Canadians (this writer included) are looking forward to the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens this weekend, especially with reviews now indicating the

Published on: December 18th, 2015 Eric Emin Wood

5 tech brand tie-ins to Star Wars: The Force Awakens

 

Published on: December 16th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Top 10 moments at SAP SuccessConnect 2015

Published on: August 13th, 2015 Brian Jackson

4 amazing UX lessons learned from Disney

With so many digital products at our fingertips, what is it that makes one product more popular with consumers than another? Why is one electronic reader favored over another? Why is one tablet

Published on: June 24th, 2015 Roz Bahrami

Pixar’s new film pays homage to Steve Jobs

Pixar's new film pays tribute to Steve Jobs in its closing credits, calling Apple's late co-founder a mentor and a friend.The Disney's 3D animation studio's new film, Brave, is the first Pixar movie to

Published on: May 29th, 2012 Ashleigh Allsopp

Disney’s tech-powered rides show patrons a whole new virtual world

Disney claims its first use of an 802.11 wireless network to operate an amusement park rides is a hit.Disney is using an industrial-strength 802.11 wireless network to power its Toy Story Mania! ride,

Published on: August 10th, 2009 Carolyn Duffy Marsan