Archive for June, 2009

Awesome party last night at Mezzanine.  Boxee was celebrating 100 apps, .5mm users with 1mm expected by year-end thanks to new Windows release, its new user-friendly home page and the winners of its developer challenge.  Avner Ronen was there tossing gorgeous black tees into the crowd and everyone was having a great time.  The event was hosted by […]


Impressive was the crowd producer Charles Hudson amassed for the 2nd annual Social Gaming Summit.  500 came from near and very far…game developers, game show producers, VCs…from Vancouver, Australia, Argentina.  There were moments of surprising candor, mass clicking, ooohs, ahas, gasps, laughs and booming applause.  The networking was stellar, and as the crowd drifted off […]


From 3rd Power LLC, the producers of the iGames Summit 2009 and Virtual Goods Summit 2009, comes the Social Gaming Summit 2009, tomorrow at the Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason, San Francisco.  And what a blast it will be. It’s going to be an awesome crowd with over 450 expected including EA, GigaOm, socialDeck, Viximo, VentureWire, […]


It was standing room only last night as hundreds huddled in Stanford’s Bishop Auditorium to get the lowdown on the exploding mobile ecosystem, learn best practices for charting the iPhone apps store, find out about write once, run anywhere platforms, and secure an invite to the Palm Pre SDK private beta. Gracing the MIT/Stanford VLAB stage […]


Jeff Pulver’s party kicks into high gear as tweeps from near and far arrive in NYC for his 140 Characters Conference tomorrow.  Content NOW was thrilled to get an invite from Jeff to cover the event, but will be in Silicon Valley tomorrow night covering the MIT/Stanford VLAB’s Exploring the Mobile Apps Opportunity with Matt […]


For those of you feeling withdrawal from #WWDC, have no fear, iPhone Developers Camp is back for its 3rd year and this time on the Yahoo! campus at 701 First Avenue, Sunnyvale July 31 – Aug 2.  At only $50, this event will sell out.  Eventbrite is keeping a tally of tickets left at iphonedevcamp.eventbrite.com  where you […]


On June 19, you do not need to party in line overnight for the amazing iPhone 3G S.  The new phone, faster, smarter with a 3MP autofocus camera and video capture is available for pre-order online now for pickup or shipment on or around launch date.  Selling at $99 for 8gb 3G, $199 for 16gb […]


Content NOW is honored to have been chosen to cover the first Producers Guild of America Produced By Conference taking place this weekend at Sony Studios. At this sold out event, Hollywood heavyweights James Cameron, Norman Lear, Clint Eastwood mentor up-and-coming producers, HBO, USA, AMC discuss scripted cable, Desperate Housewives, Lost showrunners explore elements of episodic […]


Picture this, you walk through shimmery streamers and thousands of colorful balloons drop. Enticing expo booths beckon you to spin the wheel of wonder to win a flying monkey and purple light stick, and there is coconut shrimp galore.  That was Tu 6/2 the opening night of Connections: The Digital Living Showcase and Conference which wrapped […]


300 brand marketers from around the world gathered at the Hotel Nikko to share best practices on social media marketing to youth, and the biggest names in the business were mixing in the crowd talking openly about their hits and misses:  MTV, MySpace, Disney.  In great contrast to TWTRCON, which took place the day before […]