Mar 1, 2015 | 6:02Spark App service Menteer wants to help you find a mentor Audio
Spark App service Menteer wants to help you find a mentor Mar 1, 2015 | 6:02Having a trusted mentor can help us navigate our work lives and make important decisions. We talk to Victoria Alleyne about "Menteer," an app that aims to match job seekers with mentors, and to help track the progress of the mentor-mentee relationship.
Mar 1, 2015 | 4:10Spark The gamification of IKEA Audio
Spark The gamification of IKEA Mar 1, 2015 | 4:10Home Improvisation is a video game that simulates all the fun and frustration of putting together IKEA furniture. We hear from Colton Spross, one of the game's developers, about how it was built.
Feb 22, 2015 | 6:51Spark Crowdsourcing better how-to videos Audio
Spark Crowdsourcing better how-to videos Feb 22, 2015 | 6:51With a quick web search, you can find an instructional video on almost subject. But researcher Sarah Weir says these videos don’t always provide the best learning experience for the user. So, she gives us a how-to lesson on how-to lessons.
Feb 8, 2015 | 6:39Spark Light Therapy in the Library Audio
Spark Light Therapy in the Library Feb 8, 2015 | 6:39No surprise that Edmonton has long winters, or that lots of us crave more light in the dark winter months. Robin Mazumder had a bright idea: why not bring light therapy lamps to the main public library in Edmonton?