University of Waterloo

  • Maide Turns Your iPad Into A 3D Controller

    Maide Turns Your iPad Into A 3D Controller

    The best demos are the ones that extend your sense of what’s possible a little, and Maide‘s did just that. I usually think of iPads as display devices that also support input; but Maide Control uses the tablet almost exclusively for input, which vastly expands the potential richness and repertoire of the interface. They’ve targeted 3D design and modelling as their initial… Read More

  • Inspiring: Kik Founder Donates $1M To Kickstart University of Waterloo Seed Fund

    The founder of messaging app Kik, 23-year-old entrepreneur Ted Livingston, has donated $1 million to The University of Waterloo’s VeloCity Residence, a residence-based mobile and digital startups incubator (dormcubator?) where his own startup ambitions were sparked. The University of Waterloo will now also establish a $1 million seed fund for student startups and intends to provide… Read More