Graphics Interchange Format

gif-jif-song

There’s something fascinating, almost therapeutic, about watching Graphics Interchange Formats. I don’t know whether it’s the short looping nature of that small little choppy image that relates to our ever diminishing attention span or the fact that we find it funny that someone can relate a 3-5 second clip to basically anything we do on a […]

Social Media Day 2014

Social Media Day - 2014

Monday marked the 5th annual Social Media Day, initiated by Mashable “as a way to recognize the digital revolution happening right before our eyes.” With the average person spending 1/4 of their time on social media each and every day, that’s 1,095 hours spent on social media EACH YEAR, no wonder there has been a day dedicated to […]

It’s a Nice Day for a Hashtag Wedding

It's a nice day for a Hashtag Wedding

  This passed weekend two of my good friends got hitched on Vancouver Island in gorgeous Shawnigan Lake, a village just north of Victoria, BC.  Everything was perfect; the sun was shining, the lake was calm and good friends had gathered. The only imperfection was that I wasn’t there, well physically.  In the midst of […]

#WorldCup #Happening

World Cup Trophy

It’s an event the world waits for every four years. And although it’s the 32 teams on the pitch everyone cheers for, they aren’t the only ones competing during the World Cup. The “Beautiful Branded Game” as Fast Company so aptly dubbed it also features a battle for consumer attention leading up to, and throughout […]

Top Four Best of Moments for SXSW Interactive Festival

South by Southwest 2014

  South by Southwest Festival (SXSW) kicked off last Friday in Austin, Texas and runs until March 16th, 2014. The festival focuses on and showcase up and coming Film, Music and Interactive trends. SXSW is music’s leading industry event. The festival allows participants to experience what the future of music has in store for it’s […]