Baas Jaam Virtual Reality Entertainment Centre in Tallinn Estonia

During my visit to Tallinn Estonia, I had the chance to discover the first (and largest) Virtual Reality (VR) Entertainment Centre, Baas Jaam. Located on the southern tip of the old town of Tallinn, with a rather unassuming facade, Baas … Continue reading

Somnai – An original immersive experience with a purpose

Thanks to the recommendation of a friend’s daughter, I got plugged into an original multi-reality immersive experience in London, called SOMNAI, created by a London-based company, DotDotDot. It’s an ambitious new form of entertainment. Much of the press that I … Continue reading

SXSW 2018 – Storytelling And Tech: A Book By Another Cover

South By Southwest (SXSW) remains my highlight event of the year in terms of getting inspiration, meeting new people and checking out where the world is in regard to the digital/new tech revolution. And 2018 was another bonanza affair with … Continue reading

Digital Museum Experience in Cluj, Romania – Interactive Cultural Experiment

I should have known that Cluj, the second largest city in Romania, was going to provide a few digital surprises. And it didn’t fail me. First off, the entrepreneurial driver from the airport immediately volunteered to tether Internet access through … Continue reading

Eurostar Travels Through Virtual Reality – The Eurostar Odyssey

The debate rages on as to whether the future lies with Augmented Reality (AR) or Virtual Reality (VR)? Or will it be more about Mixed Reality (including 360˚)? In any event, as far as VR is concerned, we continue to … Continue reading

How To Cut Through The Noise with Great Content Marketing with Jason Miller (MDE244)

Minter Dialogue with Jason Miller (MDE244)Jason Miller is Global Content Marketing leader at LinkedIn, a heady position. He’s also a RocknRoll photographer, author (best-selling Welcome To The Funnel), podcaster and all around top influencer. In this podcast, Jason and I talk about … Continue reading

The state of the business in VR, AR and 360 Videos with Jean-Yves Chainon. All about visual storytelling techniques and how brands need to do

Minter Dialogue with Jean-Yves ChainonJean-Yves Chainon is a bi-national American-Frenchman, Digital Entrepreneur, Content creator, media consultant, and founder and CEO of JYC, a production studio dedicated to Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and 360 videos. He’s also founder of … Continue reading

Creating Breakthrough Content – Roads & Kingdoms with Nathan Thornburgh (MDE227)

Minter Dialogue with Nathan ThornburghNathan Thornburgh is co-founder and CEO of Roads & Kingdoms, an independent media company, with a refreshingly strong voice, that recently brought in Anthony Bourdain as its first strategic investor. Before R&K, Nathan spent almost a … Continue reading

The Big Data Play in Journalism is Data Journalism

Having attended the Global Editors Network Summit 2016 in Vienna and hosted the 2016 Data Journalism Awards (DJA), I was impressed by how much data journalism is evolving. In this year’s DJA competition, there were 471 entries coming from over 50 countries … Continue reading

SXSW 2016 – What You Missed From This Interactive – Film – Music Festival

If South By Southwest (SXSW) is an immersive experience that lasts 10 days, it can be very hard to come away with a concrete takeaway. You leave with your head literally spinning and a pocketful of business cards. Leading the … Continue reading