A Pixar Lover’s Guide to Hackathon Success – by Charmaine Lee

A Pixar Lover’s Guide to Hackathon Success – by Charmaine Lee

Our latest #TrendyTechieContributor @charmaine_klee shares her tips for #hackathon success!

GivLuv’s VR Philanthropy Platform Presents New Opportunities for Fundraising

GivLuv’s VR Philanthropy Platform Presents New Opportunities for Fundraising

Charities and non-profit organizations have long relied on creative marketing to bring their causes to light, but VR's strong ability to cause empathy presents new opportunities to tug at the heartstrings of potential donors. At VRTO 2017, the Virtual Reality Toronto Convention, digital agency Primacy debuted GivLuv, their new platform to connect causes to the [...]

5 Creative Ways to Use Outdated Gadgets

5 Creative Ways to Use Outdated Gadgets

Author: Kayla Matthews (@kaylaematthews) As you upgrade your devices, computers and gadgets, you end up with a surplus of old tech. You probably have a handful smartphones, tablets or random electronics lying around. Old electronics have a way of collecting dust, especially once you’ve gotten that shiny, new and more powerful upgrade. If you’re worried [...]

VRTO 2017 – Highlights from Toronto’s Virtual Reality Convention

VRTO 2017 – Highlights from Toronto’s Virtual Reality Convention

Sci-fi authors and futurologists have long dreamed of environments and entire worlds existing purely in virtuality - and for the first time in history, technology has caught up to that dream. From June 24-26, 2017, the VRTO Virtual Reality Toronto convention brought hundreds of VR aficionados to Toronto to discuss the future of our reality in the virtual [...]

Announcing Trendy Techie Contributors!

Announcing Trendy Techie Contributors!

Exciting news! Trendy Techie has just passed its 4th birthday, and to celebrate four years of geekiness I am thrilled to announce the Trendy Techie Contributor series! Over the last four years, this blog has transformed my life. When I started Trendy Techie I had no idea how instrumental it would be to my personal [...]

WiseWear Socialite Review: The Discreet Safety Wearable for Women

WiseWear Socialite Review: The Discreet Safety Wearable for Women

WiseWear's socialite collection is the only truly discreet safety wearable on the market. Geared towards professional women, this wearable looks like a piece of jewelry but can keep your loved ones informed in critical moments with its unique distress signal feature. Here's my review of Calder from the WiseWear Socialite Collection.

Out with the Old: Selling Your Old Gadgets

Out with the Old: Selling Your Old Gadgets

We techies have a tendency to chase after the new, leaving our old gadgets in our basements or the landfill. Here's how you can sell your old gadgets to save waste and earn cash!