A day in the life of Danny D'Amours

Fredericton in 3D – Google Earth

Fredericton, New Brunswick has been featured as a Google Earth Cities in 3D success story. In January 2010 over 100 3D representations of buildings were added to Google Earth. These models are photo-textured and have quite a bit of detail in them. The City of Fredericton in collaboration with the nearby Canadian Forces Base Gagetown’s […]

April 16th, 2010 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Fredericton, Mapping, Tech | no comments

Android Fragmentation : Can it be prevented?

The Android mobile platform has a lot going for it. It has a large mind share thanks in part to its huge backer, Google. Android also has something that Apple’s iPhone platform lacks: Diversity in devices and vendors. The Open Handset Alliance which backs the Android platform consists of 65 members from various parts of […]

April 13th, 2010 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Android/Mobile, Tech | no comments

Research In Motion buys QNX

Research in Motion makers of the ever popular Blackberry has announced that it has purchased QNX Software Systems from Harman international. QNX which is based in Ottawa, Ontario was formed in 1980 and is a leading provider of embedded systems. QNX has a very strong real-time operating system (RTOS) and has especially been a strong […]

April 12th, 2010 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Business, Tech | no comments