Every spring New Media Manitoba and a delegation of Manitoba companies make the trip to San Francisco to be a part of the Game Developers Conference (GDC); the world's largest and longest-running professionals-only industry event with over 22,000 attendees.
Early November 2013 was a flurry of activity in the Los Angeles Convention Center which featured the first-ever combined "App Developers" and "Game Developers Next" Conference. See our video highlights online with a series of video interviews with exhibitors and speakers and have distilled them down to several important trends in both the App and Game development industries.
We are excited to announce that, thanks to a partnership with the National Research Council, we can provide members of New Media Manitoba access to over 10,000 acclaimed reports from the Forrester Research Database - completely for free!
July 29, 2013 WINNIPEG - ZenFri Inc. a Winnipeg start-up, has been awarded $710,000 by the Canadian Media Fund (CMF) to help bring its groundbreaking game for mobile devices, Clandestine Anomaly, to market.
Yesterday, one of Canada's most iconic brands; Canadian Tire, launched an Advanced Cloud Computing Centre and "App Factory" to be hosted here in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Manitoba Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit (MIDMTC) just received a significant boost in the recently announced 2013 provincial budget. The MIDMTC has been around since 2008 but many New Media Producers found its qualifying criteria restrictive, and as a result, many interactive digital media projects did not benefit. Corrections to the tax credit have been a key priority for us over the past two years and Tuesday's 2013 budget announcement translates into a significant achievement for the New Media community in Manitoba.