Posts Tagged ‘Sony’

SXSW was insane. At my Future 15 presentation, I had the stage between Ben Relles, YouTube’s Next New Networks founder, and Evan Spiridellis, Jib Jab Founder, and focused my talk on counting clicks for conversion and capitalizing on the moment of monetization.  But I didn’t shock the monkey until I called out a prediction that […]


With DICE behind us, #GDC around the corner, and fan fests galore coming up beginning with PAX East, SXSWi, C2E2, EVE and WonderCon, I compiled this game release calendar for the rest of the year to help us track fan wikis, developer diaries, previews and trailers.  Watch for updates and let’s see who will top the $1 […]


#CES The Guide

06Jan11

CES is in full swing and you can follow all of the action at #CES.  The always inspiring head of CEA Gary Shapiro opened with his The Comeback:  How The American Dream Will Restore Innovation, the book he just published with a forward from Mark Cuban.  You can watch it here under the videos tab along […]


The week ahead couldn’t be more exciting with the sold out #VidCon and NATPE’s #LATV Fest taking over the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.  Party with your favorite web celebs and network executives.  It’s the place to pitch your way to fame and fortune.  We’ll be there tweeting live so follow @contentnow.  Here’s where we plan […]


SXSW Music kickoff is tonight!    That means SXSWi & Film is ending – oh boo – the winning session goes to the Cuban/Boxee debate and the Sean Lennon panel.  The Tarantino session had the most drama.  Most tweeted parties included Gowalla, PBS, Pure Volume, Frog Design, Diggnation and Ning (RV)IP Karaoke. That said, in just a […]


SXSW Music + Film + Interactive is just days away. I’ve interviewed close to a dozen bands for Spinner and will start posting those links below.  Here’s just a small sampling of the panels, the parties, and the experiences awaiting.  Enjoy! Broadway Calls http://www.spinner.com/2010/02/11/sxsw-2010-broadway-calls/ Grace Potter and The Nocturnals http://www.spinner.com/2010/03/10/sxsw-2010-grace-potter-and-the-nocturnals/ Grady http://www.spinner.com/2010/03/12/grady-interview-sxsw-2010/ Grandchildren http://www.spinner.com/2010/03/11/grandchildren-interview-sxsw-2010/ Grass Widow […]


During Comic-Con last summer, James Cameron urged Peter Jackson to consider that “fortune favors the bold” when Jackson told the audience he didn’t have the support of Warner Bros. to back conversion of Lord of the Rings to 3D.  Cameron described how content grows the ecosystem and once there is a Lord of the Rings 3D and Titanic […]


Tomorrow happens at the tastemaking festival of the year, SXSW Music + Film + Interactive, where nearly 30,000 will descend upon Austin from F 3/12 – Su 3/21 to spark new ideas on social-mobile-gaming-film-tv-music-and more that contemplate where we’re heading and the nuts and bolts of how to get there.  It’s a launching pad for […]


Take a closer look at the OTT platforms tomorrow as OTTcon swings into town at the Holiday Inn, San Jose at 1740 North First Street.  Here is the agenda: FEBRUARY 2, 2010 8:00 – 9:00 Registration and Breakfast 9:00 – 9:45 Keynote Presentation “In With the Old, in With the New—A Pragmatic Approach to Broadband […]


#CES and #NATPE kicked off the year with keen insights into ubiquitous connectivity and content. Awashed in fantastical visions, the theme of imaginative wonder, optimism and excitement permeated the events marking the awakening of a magical many-to-many era. Enter SyFy’s House of Imagination and Alcatel-Lucent’s LTE world – rich, frictionless space for magical personal experiences.  Car as platform, toaster […]