Tag Archives: Canada

Today I met Kyle Macdonald


Today I just met Kyle Macdonald, The Red Paperclip man from Montreal.

He gave me the book I won on ebay for 142.50$.

Kyle Macdonald and vincent abry


Google discreetly opens office in Montreal..


According to french Business Newspaper “Les Affaires“, Google just bought an office at 1000 de la gauchetiere street, downtown montreal.

7 engineers are currently working there.

Montreal office is looking for windows developpers and C, C++ programmers. See this job opportunity: Senior Windows Developer – Montreal

And the most interesting part: according to real estate agencies, Google would be looking for commercial offices of 100 000 square feet.. Such an office could have 200-300 people working in..

Please review your resume..


Goodbye Montreal


Montreal Video by Night, with cab driver and blogger Pierre Leon from “Un Taxi la Nuit“.

Back to France for me..

Music by Leonard Cohen.


To the Moon for french anime "Les Têtes à Claques"


Michel Beaudet, the french canadian author of “les têtes à claques” is flying to the moon: after a few months his website Tetesaclaques.tv featuring anime characters using his eyes and his mouth receive 2.5 million unique visitors per month. That’s what we can read on Dominic Arpin’s Blog (french journalist for TVA).

According to Dominic, the Têtes à Claques will be soon downloadable on mobile phones, an english version is coming soon, a DVD for next Autumn, Michel is moving his studios from his basement and is hiring people… A big web success in a few months, everything is possible! :-)

Current clip is featuring Santa Claus.. I was just starting to watch it when..? I saw a 30-second TV Ad from Bell Canada, you know the same ads that just appear before the Evening News at 10:00 pm on Quebec tv channels!

I would believe it’s paying more than Google Adsense Ads, and you?