AmberMac Blog

The AI Effect wins “Best Technology Series” Podcast

We won! Our podcast series *The AI Effect* just won Best Technology Series 2019 at this year’s Canadian Podcast Awards. A big thank you to Jodie Wallis, Theresa Ebden, Stuart Coxe, Hugh Mansfield, and Accenture Canada for the opportunity last year to co-host Season 2. If you haven’t listened to The… Read More

#TheFeed: DOVU Blockchain; Online Reviews; & Gemr

TF169: We talk to Irfon Watkins, founder and CEO of DOVU, about using blockchain technology as a rewards platform for improving the passenger experience in rail travel. Also, we discuss who is paying for online reviews with Pete Pachal from Reviews.com. Plus, we have Tom Bennett from Gemr, an online… Read More

commandN Feb 2019: Season 2 Premiere

We’ve got a great episode for you this month with: a chance to win a Google Wifi, smart lighting gadget reviews, a great shopping app, upcoming superhero movies, the end of blu-ray, foldable phones, a Collision conference interview, and lots of geeky tech fun with Amber, Jeff, and Lara. Read More

#TheFeed: Foldable Phones; AI Marketing; & HumTap

TF168: We talk to Jean Baptiste Su from Atherton Research about Samsung’s foldable phones, which are slotted for development in the next year. Also, marketing expert, Christopher Penn, predicts the future of marketing using artificial intelligence. Plus, we have Tamer Rashad, CEO of HumTap, join us to share how their… Read More

Evolving Alongside AI: CPA Ontario Panel Series

Not too long ago artificial intelligence was considered the stuff of science fiction. Now it impacts almost everything we do in today’s interconnected world. It’s so important for businesses – what’s happening now and where things are going in the future. AI is such a big, dense topic, and that’s… Read More

5 Ways to Design Engaging Instagram Stories

Instagram is one of the best lifestyle-oriented platforms to use to connect with your audience. With bright images and captivating captions, it provides excellent opportunities for sharing the stories of your life or brand. When used effectively, Instagram Stories can be a fantastic addition to your online presence. Here are… Read More

#TheFeed: iPhone; Mental Health; TikTok; & the Polar Vortex

TF167: We chat with Brian Heater from TechCrunch who weighs in on the recent sales slump with iPhones and shares how Apple is rethinking their sales strategy for 2019. Also, we look into apps for helping you deal with mental health. Plus, Taylor Lorenz from The Atlantic joins us to… Read More

#TheFeed: Smartphones; Homeless in Canada; Gini Health; & Marie Kondo

TF166: We’re joined by Michael Josh of GadgetMatch to discuss global smartphone wars and what will be hitting the market in 2019. Also, Dr. Alina Turner, from Turner Strategies, gives her perspective as we review the lasted report disclosing what Canada spends to help the homeless. Plus, we have Gurjot… Read More

6 Apps for Mindfulness, Meditation & Self-Care

Wednesday is #BellLetsTalkDay, an important reminder that we need to take time every day to ensure that we are taking care of our physical and mental health. The cliché is true: you can’t pour from an empty cup. I’ve gathered a few expert-recommended apps to help facilitate easy, on-the-go care,… Read More