SXSW blog: Interactive is not a genre, it’s an ingredient
Creator of the Cinemacity app sums up the theme of content-creation at the festival, while Defy Media’s Smosh promotes two new shows at the inaugural SXSW Gaming Awards.
SXSW: Who will take the fest by storm this year?
Last year there was no stand-out SXSW tech success story, argues our blogger, transmedia producer Caitlin Burns. But she has some ideas on digital media movers and shakers that may be the stars of the fest.
Bitumen debate fuels transmedia project Fort McMoney
A look at how a docu-game about the Alberta oil sands bridges the real and virtual worlds.
Smokebomb Entertainment’s ‘Synful’ business
With a Google Glass app launching this spring and on the heels of a Hulu sale, we look at how the Toronto-based prodco’s edgy new transmedia property is redefining in-your-face entertainment.
Technology, storytelling to merge at Tribeca Innovation Week
The Tribeca Film Festival’s inaugural ‘Tribeca Innovation Week’ is set to merge the spheres of technology and storytelling with a slate of six events, taking place from April 21 to 26.
Teenagers had no problems getting Degrassi alum on board
Web series debuting Jan. 19 stars Degrassi: The Next Generation’s Chloe Rose and Raymond Ablack.
AwesomenessTV adds touch of holiday flavor with Aquafina
From this Saturday until Christmas, stars from US tween/teen internet channel AwesomenessTV will cover their favorite holiday songs in a sponsored countdown that marks the DreamWorks-owned net’s first-ever Christmas event.