Thoughts on a hurricane

Facebook posts, Tweets and Instagram photos of Hurricane Sandy ravaging the Eastern Seaboard are all pouring into our news streams today. Many of us haven’t been able to tear our eyes away from it, sending our love and well wishes to everyone who is facing the storms tonight and hoping they are safe and that…

Fresh Media: A re”fresh”ing perspective on the future of new media

Yesterday, I attended the Fresh Media conference in downtown Vancouver. The grassroots media event took place at the W2 space, an old building built in 1903, located on W. Hastings street across from the Woodward’s building. The multi-floor building is still very bare bones and the whole event took on a very underground feel as…

Pemberton Wildfires 2009

Pemberton Wildfires 2009, originally uploaded by dbsteers. Pemberton wildfires continue. These photos by Dave Steers offer an incredible documentation of what’s happening in the village just north of Whistler. Many of my colleagues and friends live in Pemberton so I’m thinking of all those folks today. Find out about the current wildfires in BC here.