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Your Sherpa to All Things Disruption - James McQuivey

Ondi Timoner | Posted 03.14.2015 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

If you're looking to follow someone who has their fingerprint on the leading edge of disruption, look no further than James McQuivey. He is VP & Principal Analyst at Forrester Research.

Where Is Josh Harris Now? Catching Up With We Live in Public's Star Prophet 5 Years Later

Ondi Timoner | Posted 10.26.2014 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

Before Mark Zuckerberg ever got his first computer, Josh Harris, founder of Jupiter Communications, had made many millions in the tech world forecasti...

Unplug to Recharge the Innovator in You: The Story of Pickathon

Ondi Timoner | Posted 09.29.2014 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

Twenty minutes outside of Portland, Oregon, lies Pendarvis Farm -- a pristine mix of meadows and Douglas Fir with miles of hiking trails and views of Mt. Hood.

Data-Driven Simplified Shopping: New Women 3.0

Ondi Timoner | Posted 08.18.2014 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

I can't stand shopping. As a mother, filmmaker, talk show host, founder and CEA of A TOTAL DISRUPTION, I simply don't have the time to spend hours in a store trying on clothes and rummaging through endless racks searching for the best deal. Online shopping promises to save time and money, but this just hasn't been the case for many of us trying to balance life and work in our increasingly busy schedules.

Disruption of Privacy: Ladar Levison and Lavabit

Ondi Timoner | Posted 06.17.2014 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

If you haven't heard of Lavabit or Levison, then you've certainly heard of Lavabit's most famous user -- Edward Snowden. America's notorious whistleblower used Lavabit to invite reporters to Moscow, which caught the attention of the Feds.

The Most Literate Generation: Wattpad & the Power of Social Reading

Ondi Timoner | Posted 06.02.2014 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

The next time you hear someone say "no one reads anymore," show them Wattpad. With more than 20 million users, Wattpad is the world's largest community for readers and writers, and to the consternation of traditional publishing -- entirely free.

Taking 'A Total Disruption' Open Source

Turnstyle | Posted 02.12.2014 | Technology
Turnstyle

By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) Sundance winning documentarian Ondi Timoner isn't in the habit of doing things in half-measures. Her latest endeavor...

Hollywood Babylon? Try Jericho, and the Walls Are Falling

Turnstyle | Posted 11.06.2013 | Media
Turnstyle

By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) Over the summer actor Kevin Spacey, riding high on the Emmy campaign for his Netflix series "House of Cards," made w...

ReThink Interview: Ondi Timoner -- On Tech Startups and the Documentary Renaissance

Jonathan Kim | Posted 06.30.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Ondi Timoner's latest ventures, an interview show called BYOD (Bring Your Own Doc) and a YouTube channel called Live Public, use Timoner's interests in mind- and life-changing documentaries and technology to go behind the scenes of how both are made.

Under the Bravado, Cool It Is a Complex and Exciting New Documentary

Hunter Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Hunter Stuart

Bjorn Lomborg has been called a global warming denier, a traitor, an idiot, and a parasite. Today, he's on a rampage trying to convince us how to invest in alternative energies.

HuffPost Review: Cool It

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The problem with Bjorn Lomborg's approach and the whole Cool It ethos is that it only adds fuel to the ridiculous argument that, in fact, global warming is not a problem.

Q&A: Award-Winning Documentarian Ondi Timoner Rocks With We Live In Public

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Brad Balfour

Tonight, director Ondi Timoner takes her mission to self-distribute her provocative feature doc We Live In Public -- winner of 2009's Sundance Grand Jury Prize -- across the country.

ReThink Interview: Josh Harris -- Nostradamus of the Net Tells Your Online Future

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jonathan Kim

I met Harris at the We Live In Public premiere in LA and emailed him some questions about the film, the future of the internet, and whether we really do or ever will truly live in public.

Mighty Movie Podcast: Welcome, Big Brother: Ondi Timoner on We Live in Public

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

In the documentary We Live in Public, director Ondi Timoner focuses on an experiment in which 100 people were shut into a Soho, NY basement with all the comforts of home, plus 24/7 surveillance.