Monthly Archives: April 2010

Neighbourhoodie Gets Noticed

Neighbourhoodie is being touted as “the coolest gaming accessory for iPhone and iPod touch”. People have really started to take notice of Neighbourhoodie, a prototype developed by Rose Bianchini, David McCallum, and Kathleen Climie, during the last session of the Telus Interactive Art & Entertainment Program at the CFC Media Lab. Neighbourhoodie is a hoodie […]

CFC Media Lab Alumni Congrats!

Congratulations to CFC Media Lab Alumni, Angella Mackey and David McCallum who have created a prototype “Frogr” (a Lilypad Arduino e-textile shield) featured on top wearable tech blog: Fashioning Technology. Be sure to also check out the innovative illuminated bicycle coat crafted by Angella.

Another Rockie Nod for CFC Media Lab Alumni

The newest project by CFC Media Lab Alumni, Joan Prowse and John Bessai (CineFocus), Greenheroes, receives a nomination for the 2010 Inaugural Banff International Pilots Competition (2-5 minute category) at the Banff World Television Festival. Greenheroes is a webchannel dedicated to saving the planet one story at a time. Winners of the Pilot Competition will […]

CFC Media Lab Telus Interactive Art & Entertainment Program, Fall 2010

< INFO SESSION IN TORONTO – RESERVE YOUR SPOT NOW > If you want to be learn more about the CFC Media Lab and be a part of the future of interactive art and entertainment, join us in downtown Toronto on Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 6:30 p.m. Space is limited. Please RSVP to […]

CFC Media Lab Alumnus Wins Green Innovation Award

The Green Innovation Awards offer up to $50,000 in seed money to help Toronto entrepreneurs develop and bring their new and innovative green products and solutions to the Toronto marketplace. The Awards ceremony was held on Friday, April 23, 2010 in Toronto. CFC Media Lab Alumnus, Robert Kori Golding was awarded $25,000 with his 2010 […]

CFC Media Lab’s Inaugural Vanguard Party with 2010 Honoree: Pop Sandbox

The CFC Media Lab would like to invite you all to come out and support the CFC Media Lab’s Inaugural Vanguard Party @ Hot Docs celebrating 2010 Honoree: Pop Sandbox with their release of KENK, a 304-page journalistic comic book in bookstores this May. The entire creative team will be on hand to celebrate the […]

CFC Media Lab at FITC Toronto 2010

The CFC Media Lab will be at FITC’s Get A Job Event tomorrow, April 24th, from 12pm-5pm at the Hilton Hotel at 145 Richmond Street West, Toronto. (Stick around for our presentation at 4pm!) Admission is FREE! Also, if you have tickets for the main event, we will have the CFC Media Lab booth up […]

CFC Media Lab Alumni Nominated for a Rockie

Congratulations to CFC Media Lab Alumni, Evan Jones and Victoria Ha, whose digital media production company, Stitch Media, has been nominated for a Rockie at the 2010 Banff World Television Awards in the Original Online Programs category for their weekly web-based video series, Saving Penny. Also nominated is the web series developed through the CFC’s TV […]

nextMEDIA Announces iPad and Tablet Competition

nextMEDIA is proud to announce a new competition to find the hottest new ideas using iPad/tablet devices! Submission: FREE The Process: Applicants must fill out the application form which will outline the following: * goal of the application, and specifics of functionality * audience target * intentions for development * information architecture or up to […]

docSHIFT Crossover Weekend Calls for Applicants

Opportunity awaits with the Canadian Media Fund! The CFC Media Lab has joined forces with The Documentary Organization of Canada – Toronto, National Film Board, Hot Docs, and Ryerson, to present docSHIFT: a cutting edge initiative aimed at fostering collaborations and business opportunities between interactive media producers and documentary filmmakers. docSHIFT is currently seeking applicants […]