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Idea to Appster – Everything you need to go from idea to app

Idea to Appster – Everything you need to go from idea to app

Sep 11, 2012

Well with the summer’s end, and Jack Frost’s imminent arrival, its time we unveiled the newest member of the Blue Label web-site stable: Idea to Appster, everything you need to turn your idea into an app. Idea to Appster is  designed to empower would be mobile app entrepreneurs, or Appsters as we like to call them,  with the knowledge and guidance...

Goodbye Midtown, hello Williamsburg

Goodbye Midtown, hello Williamsburg

Sep 3, 2012

A funny thing happened yesterday, at 7am my eyes opened not to a truck horn or a NJ Transit bus, but to quiet, absolute quiet. When I walked out of my apartment, I was no longer a frog trying to get across 9th avenue while dodging cube vans and cabs. I leisurely strolled across Wythe Avenue like it was rush hour in Pyongyang. At the next block, instead of needle...

5 things to know about Canadians

5 things to know about Canadians

Jul 31, 2012

As a Canadian living the USA, I know Americans think Canadians are odd. I try to keep my identity hidden, but when an American finds out I am Canadian, they react with a sort-of  “ohhh!! so that explains it!”, like a great realization has dawned on them that my being Canadian explains so many eccentricities. In some ways, Canadians are a lot like...

Japan Technology: the Honda Accords that wont quit

Japan Technology: the Honda Accords that wont quit

Jul 22, 2012

There’s not much left of 1993.  My Jurassic Park VHS tape is buried in cobwebs, I can’t find my Mossimo shirt, and my old Intel 486DX2  computer is probably polluting the water supply of a 3rd world country. 19 years ago reading a book actually involved a book, and checking into a flight required carbon-paper booklets. 19 years ago the internet...

Is there anything Hollywood won’t reboot?

Is there anything Hollywood won’t reboot?

Jul 16, 2012

Its the age of the franchise in Hollywood, and the masters of the left coast pull no punches when it comes to reaching into the dustbin of movie history, pulling out some Sylvester Stallone turd, slathering a little IMAX/3D margarine atop and creating their newest $100 million franchise. Its bad enough that Spiderman has already been rebooted just 10 years...