Technology

One Spark is back! April 9-13, 2014

Creativity and inspiration are the fuel of One Spark. The concept of assisting creative individuals and organizations in Jacksonville with seed money came together last year and showcased over 400 contributors to more than 100,000 attendees. One Spark is a crowdfunding festival that brings many facets of the community to downtown Jacksonville and has gathered worldwide recognition–so much so that another chapter is opening up in Berlin. One Spark 2014 has also been selected for A&E’s Project Startup. This year, One Spark has 632 registered and placed creator projects to showcase at One Spark 2014, a 56-percent increase over One …

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One Spark Returns

Last year’s  festival was rife with innovative ideas, incredible local talent and nearly transformational excitement for Jacksonville culture. One Spark was founded in 2011 to connect ideas with resources and has managed to make the concept of crowdfunding into a fun and important event that gives festival-goers the opportunity to profoundly craft their community. We spoke with , One Spark’s Executive Director, about this year’s events–and he left us well beyond excited. Though it was certainly a success, Sampson says they learned from the inaugural fest. Based on feedback from last year’s attendees, creators, venues and volunteers “we condensed the …

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MeeMeeTV Jax Launches

JAX is on the air! MeeMee is a new television station designed to showcase the local creative community. Local musicians, screenwriters, actors and directors can now share their talents, information, documentaries or original artistic content with their hometown. Not everyone has traditional cable, and some are even turning theirs off. New technology currently standard in all TV sets manufactured after 2010 allows MeeMeeTV Jax as a digital channel with a market reach from St. Augustine to Fernandina to Clay County. Founders  and  began this venture to provide an outlet for the great talent in Jacksonville to be showcased. “It’s amazing …

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Uber is chic and it’s in Jacksonville!

Uber Jacksonville Transportation

What do the many communities in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Pacific have in common with Jacksonville? Uber! If you’ve done any traveling to big cities around the world, the transportation buzz is to tap the app and order UBER – and you can now order up a private car via your Smartphone right here in Jacksonville!  is a technology company that allows you to order personal transportation to your destination that provides an enjoyable, stylish, efficient and reliable car experience. In November, Jacksonville became the first city in Florida to launch the global Uber system. …

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