GlassBox TV was another of the 20 companies chosen to be one of the most innovative companies by the Canadian Innovation Exchange. Glassbox TV’s Co-CEO Raja Khanna wanted to make a media company that as relevant to the new consumer specifically those 18-34 years. These are people who have lived in the digital age and …Continue reading "Another Innovator from the Canadian Innovation Exchange – Techvibes Blog"
From November 3rd to the 5th Vortex was held where many developers showed off their concepts and prototypes for games. From puzzle games to RPG’s it was 3 days of learning about what it takes to make it in this industry. It was a 1 day of bootcamp where experts went over the ins and …Continue reading "Vortex Competition Bootcamp – Techvibes Blog"
So what is this digital media Hub? In a nutshell it is an initiative by the Government of Ontario found in the Waterloo region. It will help bring hardware and software entrepreneurs together to being new tools, tech and applications to market. With Ontario’s digital media generating over $1 billion a year and quickly growing …Continue reading "Welcome the Communications Hub to Ontario – Techvibes Blog"
@charlottehrb nice meeting you I am writing for #techvibes and an ad guy trying to break in. Nice to meet u 🙂about 5 hours ago from TwitterBerry in reply to charlottehrb Delete @UmarGhumman at an event for the evening volunteering how bout friday?about 5 hours ago from TwitterBerry in reply to UmarGhumman Delete …Continue reading "my tweets from today at the vortex competition"
Mayor David Millar kicked off the Toronto Innovation Showcase with the luanch of Toronto’s open data website Today at 9:00. Open data is about making information publicly available and accessible, without restrictions, for people to use. (Vital in the age of information that we live in today.) The Innovation showcase is being hosted by the …Continue reading "Mayor David Miller launched City of Toronto’s open data website today – Techvibes Blog"
I just was reflecting on Soniya’s post about Marketing Week and the future of digital media. How do people in the tech community see Marketing Week? Do you find that it has become easier to try new things or is there still a lot of resistance to it. I want to see if advertisers and …Continue reading "Opinion Piece: Ad Agencies and Social Media Clash – Techvibes Blog"
via ineedsugar.com An article about PIBDay done by the great people at DailyChallenge.org. If you want to be a dogooder join in. Posted via web from ericfloresca’s posterousContinue reading "i need sugar; Article: Live mix from PIBday, 090930."
via vimeo.com Now this is cool, It reminds of the HBO Voyeur a year or two back in using a screen to play on the architecture of a building. I really love this type of thing. Thanks Paul from Extreme Group for the tweet about this. Just DAMN COOL. Posted via web from ericfloresca’s posterousContinue reading "555 KUBIK | facade projection |"
I’ve met with several advertising executive honchos in recent weeks, from agencies large and small. The topic? No surprise. Social Media. These advertising execs are gung-ho about Social Media; it is generating cool, surprising and lucrative new opportunities for their agencies. But as the “campaign” becomes the “commonplace,” challenges rear up… Here’s the gist of …Continue reading "Is Social Media Too Boring for Advertising Industry?"
via ted.com I liked this talk on tribes. Very interesting especially using online you can see so many tribes out there and they now have a way to connect with each other in ways that was not possible 20 years ago. I think most people online have their own tribes, their own communities where groups …Continue reading "Seth Godin on the tribes we lead"