March 2009

Post #101; Oh the Things that Happened!

31 Mar 2009, Posted by Alexandre Gravel in Toast

A lot has happened since the beginning of last fall, when we started this. We can say that its main objective has been reached. Jam allows you, dear reader, to get to know our team. The posts are not only about us, but also about…

Portfolio Update: a Poster for Battle of Wills

30 Mar 2009, Posted by Annabelle Fiset in Design, Portfolio, Toast, Work

Latest work in the poster category, that of Battle of the Wills, simply amazing documentary produced by our friends at InformAction. It is now to late to see it for the time being, as it was presented last week during FIFA, in Montreal. It might…

Beyond Reality : an Organic Font

30 Mar 2009, Posted by Julie Dufour in Type, Urban

What I like about photography is that it teaches us to look beyond what we see. When I stumble upon this type of work, I figure that some people have magic eyes.

Send video email with TokBox

25 Mar 2009, Posted by Samuel Paquet Paré in Interactive, Tools

I just made an interesting discovery: TokBox lets you video chat with your web cam and send video email to any address. Go register on their official website: http://www.tokbox.com

Top Corny Songs

20 Mar 2009, Posted by Samuel Paquet Paré in Voyeur

This week at the office, we had fun making a list of the corniest songs, with our friends at Informactions Films. The first stage of the debate was to define what distinguishes a song and what makes it corny. “For a song to leave its…

Good days ahead for social platforms

17 Mar 2009, Posted by Alexandre Gravel in Interactive, Social web

In 2007, internet users spent 15.3 hours/week online (contrary to 9.1 hours in 2001). How do they spend their time? A study conducted by Nielsen shows that internet users spend 10% of their time online connecting on social networks like Facebook or Twitter, or blogs….

The city is a museum, if you know where to look!

16 Mar 2009, Posted by Lionel Michée in Art, Urban

And clearly, Branislav Kropilak, Slovak photographer, has the eye for it! This series of billboards seen from below is simply breath-taking! His series on garages is also imprimpressive! I suggest looking at his site. kropilak

Sauce Brune playing at Espace Libre

10 Mar 2009, Posted by Annabelle Fiset in Art, Design, Portfolio, Tools, Work

Sauce Brune, a new production by our beloved friends, Simoniaques Théâtre. An on-going project for the past 6 years with a successful fundraiser 3 years back, it is with pride, tackiness and swearing that they will be at Espace Libre from March 19th to April…

Anti-theft lunch bag

10 Mar 2009, Posted by Alexandre Gravel in Voyeur

Protect your lunch with these anti-theft lunch bags! Your freshly-prepared lunch will look like a rotten old one! Observe.