Monthly Archives: October 2008

Tom Kuo playing this wekeend

CFC Media Lab Alumni Tom Kou says, hi friends, it’s been a while since i have said hello.. so, HELLO and may the tricky-spookie-tastic be with you all!! i’m playing 2 events this weekend.. i’m so very excited about them as i haven’t taken on any gigs since the summer. so, if you find yourself […]

James Milward / Secret Location win ‘Creative Challenge’ at Boards Summit

We are thrilled to  announce that James Milward / Secret Location- CFC Media Lab Alum has taken top honors, competing in the “Creative Challenge” at the Boards Summit in New York. James Milward and Secret Location faced tough competition from last years champion, Mekanism, San Francisco and Seattle’s Wexley School for Girls, emerging victorious presenting […]

Apply Now for the Knight News Challenge

Hello, friends, past winners and applicants — The deadline for the Knight News Challenge is fast approaching! This year’s contest, giving away $5 million to digital news innovators, closes to all applications at midnight on November 1st. Remember that we’re looking for innovative ideas that use digital experiments to transform community news and information exchange. […]

Alumni Success / Events

Check out what a couple of our alum are up to: Media Lab Alum Rea McNamara cover story for Eye Weekly – Check out the latest Eye Weekly to see Rea’s feature article / cover story: Media Lab Alum Bruce Charlap (aka Eugene Ripper)  is producing a show this Thursday. ——————————- Fast Folk Underground  […]

CSI Seeks New Staff!

Job Posting – Communications Animator AKA Evangelist for Social Innovation The Communications Animator is a wizard of words, a story-teller, a web 2.0 guru and csi-communications-animator-october-2008the shameless promoter of all things CSI. Equally comfortable creating Facebook campaigns, blogging, developing marketing materials and writing monthly newsletters, this person will tell our story, engage our growing community […]

OCAD event on visualization – FREE

This event, VizDay ( is part of the Digital Futures Initiative of which the CFC is a member. This event works on so many levels. It is a place to learn about the tools, techniques, trends and technologies of visualization, and also a place for DFI members and potential members to get a sense of […]

I/O Media, Featuring our Rob King

=== I/O Media performing on Oct 23 I/O Media (featuring Dafydd Hughes, Mike Trommer, Rob Cruickshank, and Rob King) will be performing at the Theatre Centre in Toronto for New Adventures in Sound Art on Thursday, October 23rd. We’ll be performing using handheld gadgets and sounds taken from Toronto’s Leslie Spit and the PATH underground […]

Gorbet Design Opening reception at MADE

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Experience Late Fragment at the NFB CINEMA

Explore & Interact with the film at the NFB Cinema Faye, Kevin and Theo – three troubled strangers, three lives fractured by thoughts and acts of violence.  In the interactive feature film Late Fragment, their narratives interlock in a unique cinematic experience. FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY GET 25% OFF THE DVD BUY YOUR TICKETS IN […]