Story Telling

Everything is incredible

Everything is incredible

A beautiful, moving story. Heartbreaking. Everything is Incredible from Tyler Bastian on Vimeo.   From Colossal: Everything is Incredible is a short documentary by Tyler Bastian and Cameron Trejo about a man named Agustín from Siguatepeque, Honduras who was struck with polio at a young age. His body ravaged from disease, he was left unable…
Story-telling in the digital age

Story-telling in the digital age

This isn't really about digital: but surprising, powerful story-telling Tomorrow I'm giving the keynote at SMX 2012 in Sydney. Here's what I'm saying. -Jye Digital and social media has not only changed the way we communicate with each other, but also how we interpret and develop perspectives on the world. …

SxSW: Game mechanics and story-telling

After the first two days, it’s the new forms of gaming appears that are really making me sit-up and listen. I think it’s because gaming is becoming something for everyone – rather than something was the classic four-eyed experience. What I found really compelling was that yesterday’s keynote – Seth…

23 revolutions of the sun

Valentina: Her first revolution of the sun Year Zero Today marks the beginning of my 24th revolution around our great star. Born when the binary stars of Cancer in M44, the Beehive Cluster,  were in the sky, in a the capital city of Colombia.  The revolution past was one of…

Nike: Write The Future

Nike's new video ad: Write The Future Interesting to note that this video is "unlisted" - which means it's not available via Google Search or YouTube search.  You must know the URL of navigate through the hard links. Being unlisted would definitely have an implication on the amount of views…

Innovation: Changing People’s Stories

fastBREAK: Are you alone? View more presentations from Jye Smith Innovation in technology is driven by people & community (5 minute, 5 slide presentation for Vibewire's FastBREAK event around Innovation & Connectivity and to answer the question: are you alone?) Innovation is not about technology. It's about people. It's about…

Symphony of Science

Story through music "A morning filled with four-hundred billion suns, The rising of the milky way" - Carl Sagan, A Glorious Dawn, ft Stephen Hawkings I've got a soft spot for science, and this is one of the most beautiful ways to tell a story like this I've seen and…

The Perfect Gift for a Man

30 Stories about Reinventing Manhood Following on from the inspiration work around ManWeek - Gavin Heaton and Marky P got together with 30 of us men (and women) to publish The Perfect Gift for a Man – 30 Stories about Reinventing Manhood which aims to get men talking about their…

Rewarding Loyalty

Lamborghini names a special edition Gallardo after their test driver A very moving story from a very famous brand. He has long been revered as one of the many legends surrounding the world's most uncompromising sports car brand Valentino Balboni, a remarkable test driver with his own personal cult status.…