I do report writing, editing and journalism - particularly covering technology & Internet, policy and virtual community. I also consult about social media and do qualitative research and analysis
St John’s Does What it Can For its Libraries in the Face of An Ongoing Crisis
Despite some good news, the province's library system continues to be underfunded relative to the rest of Canada.
Can you keep your kids safe watching YouTube?
YouTube has been under fire for exposing kids to harmful content. Here are some suggestions that would make a real difference.
Asking the Big Questions: Reflections on a Sustainable Post Oil-dependent Newfoundland and Labrador
Co-edited this collection of academic and practitioner essays and co-contributed to a chapter on immigration
Welcoming more immigrants to N.L.
It’s not just the right thing to do — it’s also the smart thing to do.
Trump's immigration plans an opportunity for NL
We need the workers he's rejecting
1 year on: what's the future of NL's underfunded libraries
Negotiations between cities and the province could take years longer
Will Federal Funds Build St John’s a Better Transit System?
Disabled users get a boost but is there a long term plan?
Report Gives Hope for VIA Rail Connections to Montreal, Ottawa
Federal government report backs higher speed rail links
Could the Toronto Zoo Really Get a Levitating Train?
The Toronto Zoo's management board has unanimously opened the door to a magnetic levitation train
Explore the History of Transit at Two Toronto Exhibitions
A pair of complementary exhibitions show how transit in Toronto has been and might have been.
Huge Expansion Coming for Fast Electric Car Charging Points
By 2017 Ontario promises new network of car chargers that fill batteries in 20 minutes
Toronto Bike lane row
The council split on recommending a pilot project to put bike lanes on one of Toronto's busiest streets
Facebook isn't dead and buried, but dodgy journalism lives on
Claims that Facebook is 'dead to teens' were greatly exaggerated - and churnalism is to blame.
Breaking Into Film
The coming threat of movie piracy online (Published in 1999)
You Are Here
An exploration of the social implications of GPS and its incorporation into mobile phones (Published in 2000)