Category Archives: Business development

Tech Cocktail celebrates ShinyArt

Clear your calendars for the evening of May 26th and get ready to imbibe some ShinyArt koolaid! Tech Cocktail has just announced that ShinyArt will be among the featured emerging technology companies at their Tech Cocktail Mixer  – an event … Continue reading

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Marketing: apparently we need it

Job Posting – Please forward to anyone who might be interested! ShinyArt (www.ShinyArt.com) is an exciting new online service that distributes contemporary video art to high-end hotels, restaurants and nightclubs. We’ve already sold to some marquee clients and are now … Continue reading

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It’s money, honey!

We just wanted to send out a little ShinyArt “hooray” as yesterday marked kind of a watershed for us. We were able to send out the first artist checks – proving that the model works and making us hungrier to … Continue reading

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ShinyArt announces new customers: District 30, Dive Bar in Sacramento; Slide Bar in San Francisco

ShinyArt, the leading provider of online video art rental, today announced that its artwork will be on display at District 30 and Dive Bar in Sacramento, Calif., and Slide Bar in San Francisco, Calif. District 30 is the premier nightclub … Continue reading

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ShinyArt launches online video art rental service

ShinyArt transforms the ubiquitous flatscreen into a canvas for modern art ShinyArt today unveiled its new service to rent video art online to consumer and businesses worldwide. With the popularity of services such as Netflix and Hulu, as well as … Continue reading

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Mobovivo makes ShinyArt sing!

Wow – a TechVibes article about ShinyArt and Mobovivo that also references Mike Myers and Leslie Nielson. I don’t think I could have envisioned that! By the way, the new website configured by Mobovivo is not “live” yet (soon, soon!), … Continue reading

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Building communities around art

Lots of news brewing around ShinyArt HQ lately: the latest and greatest version of the website is due to be “live” in about a month and will enable people to start renting and uploading work to their televisions; both established … Continue reading

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It’s Raining, It’s Pouring

I have found that at least in my life, the “feast or famine” metaphor always seems to work well. I either have tonnes to do, or nothing; lots of feedback, or none; a pile of good ideas, or very few; … Continue reading

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Looking for my dude and the elephant

I was trying to think of a good assignment for my students that would involve blog posts when I realized that my own blog has been sadly quiet for a couple of days. So here I am – always more … Continue reading

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Iteration and Innovation

Just came back from a fascinating panel discussion hosted by Venture Lab (VLAB) at Stanford’s School of Business. It was standing room only – which is to be expected when the speakers were from Google (Marissa Mayer) and IDEO (Tim … Continue reading

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