Tech Talk Unplugged from

I Just got back from tech talk unplugged — a good little start-up primer and kickoff for the metabridge.ca2010 event in Kelowna, B.C. There were about 70 folks in attendance for the presentations that were given in the student theatre of the beautiful UBC-Okanagan campus. Tim Bajarin, president of Silicon Valley-based Creative Strategies and a[…]

TV Everywhere is everywhere at CommTech

You didn’t have to look far to find TV Everywhere references at the Kelowna stop of the Canadian CommTech Show. No less than seven of the Day 1 break-out sessions were themed around the challenges of TV Everywhere in one way or another. Engineers from EXFO geeked it up on the subject of IPTV services[…]

The Okanagan Valley – A Tech Commercialization Primer

Major Players The Okanagan Science and Technology Council (OSTEC) is the region’s lead not-for-profit tech boster. According to OSTEC’s most recent financial statements, that organization spent a little less than $500,000 last year – up about a third from 2007 – with 40% of that going direct to marketing and promotions. OSTEC likes to talk-up[…]