Ring in the New Year with the Times Square Ball App

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There's nothing like celebrating the New Year with a fancy new App! No matter your location, you can be a part of the New York City action on New Year's Eve with the Times Square Ball App. (Android and iPhone users of course). We just downloaded the App to take a look. It's kind of cumbersome and co-branding runs rampant, but it is filled with a … [Read more...]

WordPress tips from Albuquerque WordCamp 2011 – Part 1

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We spent an information-packed day in Albuquerque yesterday, at the first-ever WordCamp Albuquerque.  This was a great $35 conference/geek-fest for people of all skill levels who are interested in beefing up their WordPress skills. Throughout the day, we ran into some friends - including our favorite WordPress developer, Ian McAbee, the outgoing … [Read more...]

Do-Goodery at SWAIA Santa Fe Indian Market

A few weeks ago a terrible wildfire tore through the Jemez mountains not far from Santa Fe, New Mexico, where Thinktapp is based. We solemnly watched black smoke fill the air for weeks on end, and in the evenings the red glow from the flames reminded us of our fragility. The burned area climbed to over 100,000 acres. This type of devastation to … [Read more...]

Wine for a Cause

We’re heading to the Santa Fe Wine for a Cause event tonight, in support of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network. Taking some thoughts from the ACS website: the ACS CAN network, allows for voters to be informed on how their elected officials and candidates for office stand on funding for cancer research, access to care, patients … [Read more...]

AIGA Leadership 2011 Recap

I am back in the Land of Enchantment, after a long weekend in the AIGA Land of Inspiration. The 2011 AIGA Leadership Retreat, held in Minneapolis, was an awesome mix of inspiration, collaboration, and activation. AIGA is truly an amazing organization. The passion, and commitment of the design community to further the value of design, connect … [Read more...]

7th Annual MARCOM Event in ABQ

This is THE hot ABQ Pro Alphabet event! AMA AIGA PRSA NMADFED - ok ok you get it. Be there or be square! #MARCOM Mark your calendar —- meet the who’s who in marketing at the 7th Annual NM MARCOM Mixer Thursday, May 26, 2011, 5:30 - 8:30 pm at Albuquerque the Magazine and 3 Advertising (top floor above REI). Cost is $25 in advance ($30 at the … [Read more...]