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Prince Charles tweets about Ryerson’s Digital Media Zone TORONTO, May 22, 2012 – His Royal Highness Prince Charles visited today with students, staff and alumni at Ryerson University’s Digital Media Zone. The trip to the technology incubator at Yonge-Dundas Square […]


Prince of Wales to visit Ryerson Digital Media Zone

This article was originally posted on The Prince of Wales will visit Ryerson University May 22 during his tour of Canada marking the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. His Royal Highness will spend about an hour at the Digital Media Zone […]


Q&A with DMZ’s Valerie Fox

This article was originally posted by Anthony Reinhart on Talent will be key to making Canada a digital nation by 2017, but a shortage of people with the right skills continues to plague our ICT sector. At CDMN Canada […]


DMZ Alumnus ReadyChat Hits Another Milestone

ReadyChat selected as Preferred Live Chat Provider for Leading Real Estate Companies of the World This article was originally posted on Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® has named ReadyChat a preferred service provider, presenting the company’s website […]


Life After Your First Company

This article was originally posted by Andrew Seale on For seasoned entrepreneurs, and fresh faces finding success (or failure) with their first business endeavor, following up with a second venture almost always presents a challenge. But from green business […]


Get to know Tiny Hearts (InstaMatch)

This article was originally posted by Jonathon Muzychka on With the explosion of smart phones and tablets, apps are quickly attracting some of the best and brightest entrepreneurs in the industry. Robleh Jama is no exception. After starting his […]


Does handwriting have a place in today’s tech-driven classrooms?

This article was originally posted by Claire Penhorwood on CBC News. Photo credit: CBC News. The practice of students endlessly copying letters and sentences from a chalkboard is a thing of the past. Teaching perfect strokes and proper curves in cursive […]


Scanly’s Experience at Y Combinator

How Kytephone got a Y Combinator badge This article was originally posted by Martin Drashkov on Last September, after 6 weeks of intense development we launched Scanly at Ryerson University. Scanly allowed students to get a deal every time […]

Experience the Tactile Audio Chair at Rainbow Cinemas

From May 4 to June 3, the public is invited to experience a new tactile dimension to film TORONTO, April 26, 2012 — Tactile Audio Displays Inc (TADs Inc), a Toronto-based research and development company, in collaboration with Rainbow Cinemas, is inviting the […]

The DMZ is the 10th member “node” to join the Canadian Digital Media Network

CDMN Canada 3.0 2012 Forum Opens with Address by Governor General from Brazil and Announcement of Ryerson University’s Digital Media Zone Joining the Canadian Digital Media Network STRATFORD, ON, April 24, 2012 /CNW/ – The 4th annual CDMN Canada 3.0 digital media forum gets off […]