A day in the life of Danny D'Amours

Fredericton named as one of the top seven intelligent cities in the world

The Intelligent Community Forum has released it’s top seven picks for the most intelligent city in the world. Fredericton, New Brunswick is singled out for its municipal fiber carrier (e-Novations) and Fred-eZone its freely available municipal wireless network. One must take into account that the Intelligent Community Forum is a “think tank that focuses on […]

January 16th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Fredericton | 4 comments

End of Intelligence?

I’ve previously blogged about my fondness for the TV show Intelligence and after the great season finale in December, I now have a free block of time on Monday nights. Apparently I was not the only one complaining about CBC’s lack of advertising and promotion of the show on its network especially prior to the […]

January 16th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Entertainment, Media | 363 comments

UNB research makes Discover’s top 100 science stories of the year

Research work lead by a researcher from the University of New Brunswick’s Canadian Rivers Institute has been named as one of its top 100 Science stories (number 51) of 2007. Karen Kidd‘s studies and subsequent publications on the effect of synthetic estrogen on fish populations is clearly demonstrating what we flush down the toilet (willingly […]

January 16th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | New Brunswick | no comments