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CVR 2017, Canada’s Biggest Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Conference is Coming to Vancouver from May 5th-7th

The Virtual and Augmented Reality community will descend on Vancouver during the month of May as today Archiact announced CVR 2017. The three-day event, which goes from May 5-7, will showcase a world-class selection of top industry experts, the latest technologies, and hands-on demonstrations of the latest products.  The event will be open to industry … Continue reading CVR 2017, Canada’s Biggest Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Conference is Coming to Vancouver from May 5th-7th

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Rumors

Rumors swirl for the next big smartphone release and with the Mobile World Congress just days away, Samsung is reported to be releasing a new Galaxy S7 and a curved Galaxy S7 Edge. Now Internet rumors and speculation usually mean this is going to happen and Samsung itself won't confirm what the S7 will look … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S7 Rumors

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#BCTECH Summit showcases best and brightest of the B.C. Tech Scene

Two weeks ago I attended the first #BCTECH Summit at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. The BC Government and the BC Innovation Council (BCIC) along with Microsoft were responsible for the event. The Summit was meant to inspire and allow British Columbians and BC businesses to embrace technology and new innovations. I spent over 3 … Continue reading #BCTECH Summit showcases best and brightest of the B.C. Tech Scene

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The #BCTECH Summit features Ray Kurzweil as Guest Speaker

Technology is reshaping how we do business, transforming customer experiences and driving growth across all segments of our economy. The #BCTECH Summit is a two-day event that will showcase BC’s technology industry, build cross-sector opportunities for businesses and explore the latest ideas that will drive a competitive advantage for BC. The Trade Show will showcase … Continue reading The #BCTECH Summit features Ray Kurzweil as Guest Speaker

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Traction Conference [#TractionConf] in Vancouver on June 17 and 18

The Traction Conference will be kicking off in Vancouver on June 17 and 18. The event is sold out and for the lucky ones whom got tickets an opportunity to hear from over 40 company founders with respect to company growth strategies. Some of the growth experts at the event include Ryan Holmes from Hootsuite, Lynda … Continue reading Traction Conference [#TractionConf] in Vancouver on June 17 and 18

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SID Display Week 2015

Society for Information Display's Display Week 2015 will be held at the San José Convention Center from May 31-June 5, 2015. The Display Week technical program starts with Short Courses on Sunday, May 31, continuing with technology Seminars on Monday. Vancouver Gadgets attended the 2013 Display Week in Vancouver. Tuesday morning starts with the keynote … Continue reading SID Display Week 2015

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Only one week until digital strategy conference

Digital Strategy Conference Vancouver - May 12-14 is just around the corner. Join us for three exciting days of case studies, best practices and candid discussion. Is your organization ready with the insight, capabilities and resources necessary to meet its customers’ needs?Digital Strategy Conference brings it all together: content, social, data, channels, people & technology. … Continue reading Only one week until digital strategy conference

OpenMedia throws support behind National Day of Action against Bill C-51

Digital rights group OpenMedia is throwing its support behind a massive National Day of Action against Bill C-51 this Saturday March 14. Sparked by concerned citizens on social media platforms Facebook, and reddit, events are being organized right across Canada, from Victoria to Halifax. OpenMedia is supporting the day of action by launching an online … Continue reading OpenMedia throws support behind National Day of Action against Bill C-51

Bang & Olufsen Opens Second Showroom location in Vancouver

Bang & Olufsen, the Danish provider of exclusive, high quality audio and video products, today announces the grand opening of a new sensory showroom in Vancouver, Canada.  Bang & Olufsen Hi-Fi Centre is located on 433 Carrall Street (in Gastown District) in a shop-in-shop retail format with Vancouver-based A/V retailer Hi-Fi Center.  The new showroom … Continue reading Bang & Olufsen Opens Second Showroom location in Vancouver

#CES2015 Blackberry highlights

Last week BlackBerry made a series of announcements during CES that highlighted its broad portfolio and demonstrated how the company is moving forward into areas such as IoT and wearables. Fresh off the release of its Passport and Classic devices, the company formerly known as RIM seems to be making a comeback or at least … Continue reading #CES2015 Blackberry highlights

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#CES2015 will Host Largest Ever “Internet of Things” Showcase

The 2015 International CES® starts today in Las Vegas and will run until January 9, 2015. It will feature the largest ever showcase of products, services and technologies that make up the “Internet of Things” (IoT), with more than 900 exhibitors planning to share innovations that harness the power of the network to connect everyday … Continue reading #CES2015 will Host Largest Ever “Internet of Things” Showcase

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Upcoming North Vancouver District Library Workshops

Christmas is a busy time of year and shopping for everyone in your family can be difficult. Tech products and gadgets are always high on someone's list and Vancouver Gadgets has a lot of good suggestions for you this season. Workshop Dates Thursday December 4th Time: 7-8pm Capilano Library 3045 Highland Blvd. North Vancouver, BC … Continue reading Upcoming North Vancouver District Library Workshops

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GROW Conference brings innovation in technology and entrepreneurship to Whistler

It's well-known by now that BC is a tech hot bed and with its proximity to the West Coast of the US, things are only going to get better for Vancouverites and those involved in the tech scene elsewhere in the province. Thus it's no surprise that GROW, the conference that helps entrepreneurs build the next … Continue reading GROW Conference brings innovation in technology and entrepreneurship to Whistler

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2015 CES to feature latest innovations in Sensor Technology

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced this week that the Sensors Marketplace will showcase the latest innovations in gesture and motion technology at the 2015 International CES. The Sensors Marketplace will showcase leading innovation in the motion technology field, including MEMS, the smallest motion-sensing devices. The area will highlight gesture and motion recognition technology, and … Continue reading 2015 CES to feature latest innovations in Sensor Technology

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2015 International CES will showcase sports tech innovations

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) recently announced the launch of the Sports Tech Marketplace, a showcase of the latest in sports technology set to début at the 2015 International CES®. Owned and produced by CEA, the International CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. The 2015 … Continue reading 2015 International CES will showcase sports tech innovations

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Hacked festival takes place in Vancouver August 11 – 14, 2014

Vancouver, BC – Hacked: Festival announces the first round of programming for this inaugural event taking place August 11 - 14, 2014 at the historic Yaletown Roundhouse. Hacked is pleased to present a stellar line up of local, national and international talent in the world of technology and revolutionary thinking. It has organized a lineup … Continue reading Hacked festival takes place in Vancouver August 11 – 14, 2014

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Social Media for Businesses Workshop June 24th at Lynn Valley Library in North Vancouver

It’s 2014 and you still aren’t using social media for your business? Why use it? It’s pretty simple! Make money, connect with your customers and promote yourself. The next workshop is at the Lynn Valley Library today. The workshop runs from 7:00 to 8:30pm. It is free but registration is required. To register or more … Continue reading Social Media for Businesses Workshop June 24th at Lynn Valley Library in North Vancouver

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WWDC kicks off with some major announcements from Apple

Apple's World Wide Developer's Conference (WWDC) kicked off today in San Francisco. Highlights include Apple's Mac operating system getting a new design while new features in the software for iPhones and iPads include one for keeping tabs on your health. Apple executive Craig Federighi pointed out that data from various fitness-related devices now live in … Continue reading WWDC kicks off with some major announcements from Apple

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CanSecWest hacking conference lands in Vancouver

CanSecWest is in Vancouver this week at the Sheraton Wall Centre hotel and is a gathering of security tech professionals. People can come from anywhere in Canada and across the globe to learn and share information and experiences on applied digital security. Security professionals who attend CanSecWest work in government, the private sector or as … Continue reading CanSecWest hacking conference lands in Vancouver

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Vancouver Gadgets visits the Experience Headphones flagship store

Experience Headphones recently opened in Vancouver and I visited the store on Dec 7th, 2013 and liked what I found. While I play and listen to a lot of music I'm no audiophile or expert on headphones. I simple use and buy cheap headphones, partly because my cat destroys whatever pair he gets his paws … Continue reading Vancouver Gadgets visits the Experience Headphones flagship store

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Vancouver Gadgets on The Bill Good Show

UPDATE: Listen to the CKNW broadcast here. Ben Abel of Vancouver Gadgets will be on The Bill Good Show on CKNW 980. Please tune in to hear Ben talk about a number of great gadgets we've reviewed over the course of 2013. Tech and Gadgets will include the iPad Mini 2/iPad Air, Apple TV and … Continue reading Vancouver Gadgets on The Bill Good Show