Tuesday, 23 August 2011

Hacks/Hackers Toronto meetup

Hacks/Hackers Toronto meetup

organizing crew (Kim, Mason, Phillip, Ivor, Craig)
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Before we gear up to our  fantastic Fall season, we're hosting a casual demo-style session this time around. Joining us on Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 7:00 PM will be:

Chul Lee, Founder+ CTO of Thoora
In this short demo, Chui will present the new thoora which
is an automated content curation tool that allows anyone to create a theme-specific news channels on just about any topic using keywords, twitter streams, and feeds. Thoora gathers and aggregates news
from all available sources online including traditional news, blogs
and social media. Thoora was a finalist at 2009 TechCrunch50 and DEMO 2011.
Jill Renwick, Manager, Product Development, CoveritLive
Matt Trinneer, Developer, CoveritLive
CoveritLive is a powerful live event publishing platform, used by thousands of writers to engage millions of readers around the world. CoveritLive enables bloggers, journalists and media companies to power their live events with real-time reporting and interactive engagement. Our demo will highlight CoveritLive's event management console and interactive tools.
Steve Hulford, Founder - CCO at Filemobile.com
Citizen Journalism Filemobile offers a solution to media companies that allows them to capture, moderate and publish user generated photos/video for use in their web, mobile and TV properties. Filemobile powers solutions for media companies such as: CBC, CTV, CP24, Weather Network, Fox News, Shaw Media. What is unique about this solution is the work flow of publishing geo-tagged photos/videos into an automated broadcast system. The work flow is easy and enables news organizations to process more user generated content and ultimately use more of it on the air, print or web. Filemobile is a software company specializing in user-generated content (UGC) with solutions for uploading, moderating and publishing rich media. Clients include major brands, media companies, enterprise, education and agencies. We are based in Toronto and New York.
Michael Russo, CTO, Polar Mobile
Polar Mobile's software platform makes it fast and easy for media companies around the world to launch apps for every mobile device. This demo will showcase the features and technology behind Polar Mobile's new tablet offering.

TBD means that we're opening it up to you, the community.
Have a product/service you'd like to share with us? Please sign-up here: http://etherpad.mozilla.com:9000/Hacks-Hackers-Toronto-Demos
And as always, we encourage you to stick around to mingle over beers afterwards.
Can't wait to see everyone, we miss you!

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