AmberMac Archive: facebook

#TheFeed: Augmented Reality; Bumble; & Filters

TF183: We talk to the Chief of Brands for GE Canada about how they have incorporated the Facebook augmented reality filter into their new Café line of appliances. Plus, we have the Canadian Country Lead for Bumble, Emily Ramshaw, on how the app helps women date, find friends and… Read More

#TheFeed: Samsung Galaxy; Driverless Vehicles; & Sphere

TF170: We talk to Michael Josh from GadgetMatch about the unveiling of Samsung’s new phone, the Galaxy S10. Also, we weigh the benefits of having electric vehicles on the roads with the Core Product Manager from Mercedes-Benz Canada. Plus, we have Devon Brooks from Sphere to discuss connecting with a… Read More

Privacy Backlash (AmberMac 2019 Tech Trends 4/5)

Welcome to 2019 (and thank you for all your support in 2018). To kick off a new year, I’m sharing a mini-series of posts covering my top 5 tech trends – these trends will affect the way we work, live, and play. Consumers are honing in on how companies are… Read More

#TheFeed: Apple; Destin AI; & the Future of Facebook

TF157: We speak to Pete Pachal, Tech Editor at Mashable, about the latest Apple event and what is going on with the tech giant. Also, Nargiz Mammadova from Destin AI shares how they use technology to help immigrants arriving in Canada. Plus, our favorite person from the internet, Brittlestar,… Read More

#TheFeed: Empowering Bots, Like App, EU Zuck & Privacy Updates

TF143: We talk to Étienne Mérineau, the co-founder of heyday.ai, about how bots can make us superhuman (or at least change the way we work). Also, we discuss Mark Zuckerberg’s face-off with the European Parliament and how it quickly turned into an awkward exchange. Plus, we talk to @Brittlestar about one… Read More

commandN April 2018: Facebook Woes, Amazon LOTR, Philips Hue

commandN talks IMAX & Marvel, Facebook privacy, Disney Star Wars, autonomous cars, Amazon’s Lord of the Rings, & lots more geeky tech fun (including a Star Trek DS9 cast interview from the vaults). With Amber Mac, Jeff MacArthur, & Lara Killian. Watch the above video on Facebook for links… Read More

#TheFeed: Sphero Star Wars, Twitter Research, Facebook Downvoting

TF130: We talk to the co-founder of Sphero, the builder of the Star Wars app-enabled droids, about bringing that technology into the educational space. Plus, we talk to Alyson Gausby, Head of Research at Twitter Canada, about the science behind what happens to our brains when we’re watching live events… Read More