Posts Categorized: Kindred Spirits

Next Ignite Boise set for July 16

If you missed the first one, you won’t want to miss the second. So get it on your calendar. Now. Thanks. To hold you over ’til July 16, here’s another video from Ignite Boise |01.

Curious Media introduces Blokt.

Our friends over at Curious Media (one of Idaho’s best, in our never-to-be-humble opinion, interactive shops) has just released Blokt, a problem-solving game available for your desktop or iPhone. It’s one of those super simple, but mind-numbingly not easy, games. Looks fun and addictive — a dangerous proposition. Nice work, guys.

Watch Ignite Boise | 01 videos.

The videos from Ignite Boise are posted online. Find them all here or just catch them as we post them on this blog. You choose. The first one we’re featuring here was our lead-off presenter for Ignite Boise | 01: Shelby Kerns, Business Lessons from Star Wars.

Ignite Boise | 01 rocks the Egyptian.

Wow! Somewhere around 600 brave and creatives souls piled into the Egyptian Theatre last night for the first ever Ignite Boise. It was a tremendous success and something that we at Rizen are thrilled to be part of. Couldn’t make it? Videos of the presenters will soon be on YouTube. We’ll let you know when…. Read more »

Ignite Boise Speakers Announced.

We have less than a week to go until Ignite Boise. Hopefully, you’re planning on attending. You can see the list of presenters by going here. Didn’t get tickets? Don’t worry — there will be general admission seating beginning at 5:30pm. See you there!

Thumbs up for ‘Helvetica’

The movie about the font, not the font (although it probably deserves a thumbs up, too). We’re watching this fab documentary as part of some of our team lunches. If you haven’t seen it, you should. Enjoy some clips of the film here.

Postcard design by W+K.

This really cool postcard design by Wieden & Kennedy is definitely worth sharing: http://www.eddhopkinson.co.uk/print/obesity-card/

For the design-minded and those who appreciate it!

If you loved the movie “Helvetica” – a documentary film from Gary Hustwit, consider his next effort “Objectified“. A feature-length documentary about our complex relationship with manufactured objects and, by extension, the people who design them. It’s a look at the creativity at work behind everything from toothbrushes to tech gadgets. It’s about the designers who… Read more »

Ignite Boise needs you.

To present. To volunteer. To attend. It is less than a month to go to Ignite Boise. If you’ve been thinking about submitting your idea for a talk, the time is now. Our goal is to bring together the most interesting, diverse and engaging set of speakers ever assembled in Boise. How will we ever… Read more »