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BarCamp Vancouver 2008 Save The Date


Monday, July 21st, 2008 — 10:27am PDT
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The social media landscape in Vancouver sure has evolved since I first attended BarCamp in 2006 and as such the event is back and bigger than ever for 2008. BarCamp is an ad-hoc un-conference born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. It is an intense event with discussions, […]

BlogHer 2008: Day Two and Opening


Saturday, July 19th, 2008 — 10:19pm PDT
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The following was written by Dr Beth Snow as my official BlogHer 2008 Conference correspondent. You can read more from Beth on her blog: Not To Be Trusted with Knives and she’ll be reporting back here throughout the weekend. Michelin is providing over 200 tonnes of carbon offsets to make up for the environmental impact […]

BlogHer 2008: Day One Sessions and Community Keynote


Saturday, July 19th, 2008 — 11:40am PDT
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The following was written by Dr Beth Snow as my official BlogHer 2008 Conference correspondent. You can read more from Beth on her blog: Not To Be Trusted with Knives and she’ll be reporting back here throughout the weekend. Today was the first full day of BlogHer’08. It was quite the full day (starting with […]

BlogHer 2008: First Impressions


Friday, July 18th, 2008 — 3:07pm PDT
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The following was written by Dr Beth Snow as my official BlogHer 2008 Conference correspondent. You can read more from Beth on her blog: Not To Be Trusted with Knives and she’ll be reporting back here throughout the weekend. I arrived in San Francisco yesterday evening, in time to meet up with my friend Katie […]

VinoCamp Vancouver This August


Wednesday, July 16th, 2008 — 10:52am PDT
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Camp in the social media realm is basically a code name for a get together, an unconference, or impromtu meetups with likeminded individuals. At least that’s my explanation for all the DemoCamps, BarCamps, DrunkCamps, NerdCamps out there. The latest to hit Vancouver is VinoCamp, a one-day celebration of the finest vintage and grapey beverages around. […]

Convergence 2008 Day Blog


Thursday, May 22nd, 2008 — 10:24am PDT
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I’m going to call this a day blog as I won’t be live blogging per se, moreso collecting thoughts, sharing links, and posting information throughout the day. Right now on the Convergence 2008 main stage Grant McCracken is talking about Digital Cultures: McCracken looks at the places where culture and commerce, anthropology and economics meet […]