Welcome to the FUTURE of CONNECTED TOYS

We are in the dawn of a new toy era – the rise of the connected and integrated toys. According to Global Industry Analysts, “demand for intelligent and interactive toys…

Like4real – a transmedia storyworld at burning man

Like4real – a transmedia storyworld at burning man

Burning Man has been part of my yearly existence for 12 years now. As the event grew through the time I have first experienced it from a respectable 21,000…

The convergence of Transmedia – why I love the new concept of Transvergence!!!

The convergence of Transmedia – why I love the new concept of Transvergence!!!

(Carey Thompson amazing portal at burning man 2012 – see here for more of his phenomenal work). We are in a flood of new ideas, concepts, memes and the new…

Simplifying Transmedia

Simplifying Transmedia

By Maya Zuckerman Edited by Juliana Loh Over the years, I have been immersed in numerous talks and discussions centered on the question of “How can we streamline…

The Internet of Things : How I learned to love personal hacking

The Internet of Things : How I learned to love personal hacking

  We always loved the scenes in Sci-Fi films when we could create and connect to all the objects around us. The machine that detects what you want to…

Co-Creating the New Human Mythology

Co-Creating the New Human Mythology

We have come full circle. From the camp fire, to the engaging Commedia Dell'Arte, to Puck addressing the audience at the globe. We are back to creating a…

The Transmedia Tetrad

The Transmedia Tetrad

I believe that if Marshall McLuhan was alive today he would love Transmedia. A fully immersive experience where the medium is the message and vis-versa – what an amazing…

5 Lessons from Startup Weekend Transmedia 2013

5 Lessons from Startup Weekend Transmedia 2013

On February 1st 2013, 80 participants gathered in Parisoma’s collaborative workspace to embark on a weekend of experimentation. They came from all disciplines and silos: Designers, coders, artists…

The Why of Transmedia

The Why of Transmedia

One of my favorite TED talks of the past couple of years is Start With Why in which the wonderful Simon Sinek talks about his simple and elegant golden…