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YouTube videos have value, Dreamworks gives us proof

06 May 2013, Posted by Alexandre Gravel in Social web

YouTube channel AwesomenessTV acquired by Dreamworks for 33M$ Industry media outlets have been talking about this for the past couple days. The first important acquisition of a YouTube channel by a “major.” AwesomenessTV publishes shows destined to teens and tweens on its YouTube channel (well,…

A very simply string, #3Links offers a selection of interesting articles chosen among our reading lists of the last few days. How PBS used GetGlue to promote Ken Burns’ “Prohibition”  Nieman Journalism Lab, which I only discovered recently, always offers great content (especially through its real-time analysis…

Evolution of the Web: from 1.0 to 4.0

10 Jun 2010, Posted by Alexandre Gravel in Interactive, Social web, Toast

We know we are currently in the Web 2.0 era. But what’s next? Here’s the short story. 1.0 The Web (original) – Connects information 2.0 The Social Web – Connects people 3.0 The Semantic Web – Connects knowledge 4.0 The Ubiquitous Web – Connects intelligence…

A First in Nunavik for Toast!

14 May 2009, Posted by Alexandre Gravel in Interactive, Social web, Techno

We briefly mentioned this new gig in a recent post, but here are all the details on our contract with the Avataq Cultural Institute. An exciting project on Nunavik that is both a content-related challenge and a technological one. We also called on our friends…