Current News

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With $3 million from SSHRC, Concordia professor Kim Sawchuk is undertaking a seven-year study of the experiences of aging in networked societies - the first large-scale study of its kind. (UA article)
(Posted: Dec 10 2014)
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Virtual reality simulators, therapeutic games and tele-rehabilitation are just some of the emerging technologies transforming Canadian healthcare.
(Posted: Dec 08 2014)
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UBC prof Rodger Lea in GRAND explains that the Internet of Things isn’t just coming – it’s already here. (UBC Website)
(Posted: Dec 02 2014)
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GRAND researchers Christopher Collins and Rafael Veras Guimarães at UOIT provide insights for New York Times story into how passwords reflect our language and culture. (UOIT Website).
(Posted: Nov 28 2014)
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GRAND HQP take part in a hands-on workshop exploring the edges of technology on the wild edge of Scotland.
(Posted: Nov 25 2014)
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NSCAD researchers combine traditional cinema with locative media to reinvent the art of storytelling.
(Posted: Nov 17 2014)
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UBC professor Alfred Hermida is charting the evolution of data journalism in newsrooms.
(Posted: Nov 06 2014)
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Working with lead GRAND researcher Dr. Diane Gromala, SFU undergrad Cheryl Yu is creating immersive virtual reality games to help combat acute and chronic pain.
(Posted: Oct 14 2014)
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Awards recognize immersive virtual reality games developed for managing chronic pain.
(Posted: Oct 14 2014)
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Fifth annual conference at Ryerson University examines the revolutionary impact of social networks on society. Guest article by Grace Costantino.
(Posted: Oct 08 2014)