New geographic eReader called nomad from Spacing editor Shawn Micallef looking for your support

Have you ever read a book set in real-life places and then looked at, say, Google Earth or Streetview to see where the story and... Read More

A Street With a View in Pittsburgh

As Google Street View spreads from city to  city, it’s inevitable that people will try to do some fun things when the... Read More

Welcome Back America — November 4th Celebration

Oct 29 Update: There are 557 people signed up on the Facebook page, many from Toronto, but there are growing Montreal numbers. If... Read More

Seen in Montreal

In the washroom of the cafe where we held our Spacing Montreal anniversary party on Sunday, I found this statement scrawled on the... Read More

TIFF goes to Montreal

I was content to let the Toronto International Film Festival pass by without any personal involvement — even riding out my way... Read More

Cities at night from space

A neat video showing photographs of cities from space with a resolution and quality not seen before. The ability of these rocket... Read More

Detroit 1965

The above video was made as part of Detroit’s bid to host the Olympics, and if you have 18 minutes to spare, it’s worth a look. While... Read More

Deer hunting in Sudbury

Two weeks ago I spent Good Friday afternoon walking around the fine and solid City of Sudbury. Because it was a holiday the city felt... Read More

Montreal in Dublin

IRELAND: A day trip to Dublin reveals many fine things but none finer than this bus with a Montreal advertisement seen yesterday... Read More

Poor NOLA: The violent struggle to rebuild a great city

On his blog yesterday Richard Florida posted “Shades of Robert Moses” and asked “So you thought urban renewal and... Read More