A day in the life of Danny D'Amours

Maemo 5 – Fremantle – New Features

Some details are beginning to emerge about the next major release of Nokia’s Maemo platform, Maemo 5, which is being codenamed Fremantle. Find out more here.

October 31st, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Android/Mobile | 2 comments

Android is now available as open source

Google has finally open sourced their Android platform and SDK. See what was released and what gotchas might still remain.

October 22nd, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Android/Mobile | one comment

Does New Brunswick Need More VCs?

Silicon Alley Insider has a interesting post entitled “Does New York City Need More VCs?.” In it they compared the venture capital situation in New York and in Silicon Valley. New York appears to have much fewer and less visible VC investors in the technology markets. In addition the article laments that the venture capital […]

October 3rd, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Atlantic Canada, Business, Tech | no comments

Merging in Fredericton – Accreon acquires ISOMNI

Two Fredericton IT firms have recently merged to create a powerful Atlantic Canadian provider of information technology and management services. Accreon which has 65 employees is acquiring ISOMNI and its 25 employees for an undisclosed sum.  With this acquisition, Accreon becomes of the largest independent IT services companies in Atlantic Canada. Accreon, itself created out […]

October 2nd, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, Fredericton, Tech | no comments