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  1. VIRTUAL REALITY HACKATHON

    VIRTUAL REALITY HACKATHON

    12/4/2014

    Vectorform’s Royal Oak and Seattle offices teamed up to create the next big VR experience at the Seattle virtual reality hackathon.

  2. THE RISE OF DESIGN AND ITS UNSEEN ENEMY

    THE RISE OF DESIGN AND ITS UNSEEN ENEMY

    12/4/2014

    Vectorform’s Trevor Anulewicz speaks at TEDx Oakland University about Design’s “unseen enemy” and prepares attendees to play an active role in this new era.

  3. PROJECT 34 HACKATHON EXPLORES LIMITLESS IMAGINATIONS AT THE DALI MUSEUM

    PROJECT 34 HACKATHON EXPLORES LIMITLESS IMAGINATIONS AT THE DALI MUSEUM

    12/4/2014

    Museum partners with Vectorform to co-host a 34-hour digital development contest

  4. SMART HOMES OF THE FUTURE WILL KNOW US BY OUR HEART-BEAT

    SMART HOMES OF THE FUTURE WILL KNOW US BY OUR HEART-BEAT

    10/24/2014

    KEVIN FOREMAN BELIEVES that homes will soon become intelligent enough to distinguish between family members and guests within physical spaces and adapt to individual needs based on biometrics like fingerprints, body temperatures and even the rhythm of our own heartbeats.

    In the very near future as you walk through your home, a small device worn around the wrist will authenticate your identity by pairing itself to your specific heartbeat, allowing your home to automatically adjust the lighting, room temperature and play custom music based on personalized preferences and pre-configured profiles...

  5. ROYAL OAK

    ROYAL OAK'S VECTORFORM, DTE ENERGY LAUNCH ENERGY SAVING APP

    3/4/2015

    Vectorform, a design and technology firm in downtown Royal Oak, and DTE Energy in Detroit, created and launched a mobile platform that allows residential customers to reduce energy consumption and increase savings. Today’s announcement was made at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

    "DTE Energy became the first utility to offer an interactive, real-time mobile application tool for customers to understand and reduce their energy usage," says Dave Meador, DTE Energy’s vice chairman and chief administrative officer. “This joint venture will help take the technology to other utilities looking for similar solutions.”...

  6. VECTORFORM, DTE TEAM UP TO LAUNCH "FITBIT" FOR YOUR HOUSE

    VECTORFORM, DTE TEAM UP TO LAUNCH "FITBIT" FOR YOUR HOUSE

    3/5/2015

    This week at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Royal Oak, MI-based software development firm Vectorform and utility company DTE Energy announced they are forming a new venture called Powerley to capitalize on the in-home Internet of Things trend.

    Powerley has created a “customizable, real-time home energy management platform for utility companies” that will use data from smart meters to help consumers track their energy consumption in an interactive way, said Vectorform president and CEO Jason Vazzano...

  7. NEWSFLASH: VECTORFORM RECOGNIZED DURING OAKLAND COUNTY

    NEWSFLASH: VECTORFORM RECOGNIZED DURING OAKLAND COUNTY'S STATE OF THE COUNTY ADDRESS

    FEB 13

    Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson took the stage last night for his 20th State of the County address in front of more than 500 guests at the Marriott Centerpoint in Pontiac, Michigan. During his address, he recognized Vectorform as one of the top tech companies in the county. Also noted was our participation in the county’s upcoming connected-car “eco-system”...

  8. OAKLAND COUNTY EXECUTIVE

    OAKLAND COUNTY EXECUTIVE'S ELITE 40 UNDER 40

    FEB 13

    Vectorform's CEO and Co-founder, Jason Vazzano, has been listed as a member of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson's Elite 40 under 40 class of 2014...

  9. GLOBAL TALENT RETENTION INITIATIVE CONFERENCE

    GLOBAL TALENT RETENTION INITIATIVE CONFERENCE

    FEB 5

    Vectorform scouted for new talent at the Global Talent Retention Initiative Conference at Michigan Tech University.

  10. START INNOVATING NOW!

    START INNOVATING NOW!

    JAN 29

    Google Glass designer says "Start innovating now!"

    Wearing Google Glass, Kevin Foreman walked into Upton Elementary in Royal Oak with a clear message for 4th and 5th graders. “Start your career in tech innovation now!”

  11. HAVE YOU SEEN GOOGLE GLASS IN ROYAL OAK? STUDENTS AT UPTON ELEMENTARY HAVE!

    HAVE YOU SEEN GOOGLE GLASS IN ROYAL OAK? STUDENTS AT UPTON ELEMENTARY HAVE!

    DEC 4

    Technology fans, prepare to be jealous. Students at Upton Elementary here in Royal Oak were given a sneak peek of the new and highly-anticipated Google Glass Wednesday afternoon.Kevin Foreman, director of product vision at Vectorform, showed off the wearable computer...

  12. NEWSFLASH: VECTORFORM IS NOW OFFICIALLY A MEMBER OF THE ZIGBEE ALLIANCE

    NEWSFLASH: VECTORFORM IS NOW OFFICIALLY A MEMBER OF THE ZIGBEE ALLIANCE

    DEC 3

    We are proud to announce our recent acceptance into the Zigbee Alliance. The Zigbee Alliance is a global eco-system of over 400 companies leading the global evolution towards energy-efficient wireless monitoring, sensing and control networks.

  13. IS THE FUTURE OF TECH WEARABLE?

    IS THE FUTURE OF TECH WEARABLE?

    OCT 11

    At TEDx Detroit I had the opportunity to meet a dynamic duo, Kevin Foreman and Jason Vazzano from Vectorform. Vectorform is a digital agency in Royal Oak that focuses on creating software for very large brands including Google, Nike, and Microsoft. They describe themselves as inventors of digital products and experiences. The company started 14…






  14. Michigan

    Michigan's Healthiest Employers

    OCT 29

    Traditional wellness programs just didn't seem the right approach for Vectorform LLC. President and CEO Jason Vazzano said the diverse workforce of computer coders, artists and engineers operates in a very stressful environment, with a range of schedules and needs. The solution was "VectorHealth," a whole mind-and-body health plan that involves meditation, diet — and even ultimate Frisbee.... 








  15. LEADERS & INNOVATORS- JASON VAZZANO

    LEADERS & INNOVATORS- JASON VAZZANO

    OCT 21

    Jason Vazzano is president, CEO and co-founder of Vectorform in Royal Oak. Vectorform is a digital experience studio that develops digital products and experiences with a focus on mobile and emerging technology solutions. The company has a history of developing emerging technology.





  16. TCH BUSINESS SYMPOSIUM

    TCH BUSINESS SYMPOSIUM

    Oct 10

    Vectorform’s Marketing Manager, Jen Tonio, will be a panelist at the TCH Business Symposium taking place on October 24, 2013. This years Symposium focuses on Maximizing Your Success Potential and includes 3 breakout seminars: Deep Dive Into Social Media, Get the 360° Edge and Master Personal Challenges...

  17. NEWSFLASH: VECTORFORM

    NEWSFLASH: VECTORFORM'S CEO SPEAKING AT TEDX DETROIT

    Sep 26

    Vectorform’s CEO & Co-founder Jason Vazzano is scheduled to take the main stage at TedX Detroit on October 2nd at Cobo Hall. Jason's talk titled, Wearable Computing: Getting intimate with your devices will cover...

  18. THE IDEA OF GOOGLE GLASS- VIDEO INTERVIEW

    THE IDEA OF GOOGLE GLASS- VIDEO INTERVIEW

    Sep 23

    Kevin Foreman presented Google Glass at App Days 2013 in Cologne, Germany. Scheidtweiler PR spoke with Kevin about the ideas behind wearable technology.

  19. VIDEO: LEGO BUILDING AT VECTORFORM

    VIDEO: LEGO BUILDING AT VECTORFORM

    Sep 23

    With the help of our summer interns this is the first in our VF Culture video series, highlighting some of the quirks, strengths, and eccentricities in our team of mad scientists, inventors, artists and technological pioneers.

  20. Detroit Developers Have Their Eyes On Google Glass

    Detroit Developers Have Their Eyes On Google Glass

    Sep 18

    Since its first official introduction in April 2012, Google Glass — eyeglasses with the functionality of a smartphone — has yet to be released to the public, however several Detroit developers have already been are deeply involved in preparing applications for the high-tech product’s release.









  21. NEWSFLASH: VECTORFORM IS THE FIRST COMPANY TO PRESENT GOOGLE GLASS TO GERMAN TECH INDUSTRY.

    NEWSFLASH: VECTORFORM IS THE FIRST COMPANY TO PRESENT GOOGLE GLASS TO GERMAN TECH INDUSTRY.

    Sep 12

    Vectorform’s Director of Product Vision, Kevin Foreman is scheduled as the opening keynote speaker for App Days in Cologne, Germany on September 17th. In Kevin’s opening keynote, Why Wearables? - he will be discussing the future of wearable technology and debuting Google Glass in Germany for the very first time.



  22. Jason Vazzano Recognized on DBUSINESS Top 30 in Their Thirties List.

    Jason Vazzano Recognized on DBUSINESS Top 30 in Their Thirties List.

    Sep 12

    Vectorform Co-founder, President & CEO, Jason Vazzano has been recognized on DBusiness Magazine’s 2013 Top 30 in Their Thirties List. The list, featured in the September/October issue, highlights business professionals in their 30s who are advancing their companies...






  23. KAISER TALKS UP MONKEY GAME, TALKS DOWN EMT INTEGRATION

    KAISER TALKS UP MONKEY GAME, TALKS DOWN EMT INTEGRATION

    Jul 9

    When Kaiser Permanente debuted its Interchange platform API initiative last month, the company made it clear that they would not be feeding patient health information into third party apps or devices via APIs. While the health system has done notable research...

  24. FWA SITE OF THE DAY

    FWA SITE OF THE DAY

    Jul 1

    Saving the Source combines storytelling & gaming to create a long-form playable HTML5 graphic novel. Games & Easter eggs are woven into the experience that can be played on any device, from laptop to mobile

  25. PRESS RELEASE: VECTORFORM POWERS UNPRECEDENTED GLOBAL REACH FOR FANTA

    PRESS RELEASE: VECTORFORM POWERS UNPRECEDENTED GLOBAL REACH FOR FANTA'S NEW GRAPHIC NOVEL CAMPAIGN

    May 15

    Vectorform, a leading global design and technology firm, has partnered with Ogilvy & Mather, The Alchemists, Psyop and human to create Saving the Source, a groundbreaking global brand franchise for Fanta, The Coca-Cola Company’s second oldest brand.

  26. PRESS RELEASE: TOOLBOX RELEASES TWITTER APPLICATION FOR WINDOWS 8

    PRESS RELEASE: TOOLBOX RELEASES TWITTER APPLICATION FOR WINDOWS 8

    May 8

    Vectorform, a leading global design and technology firm, has partnered with Ogilvy & Mather, The Alchemists, Psyop and human to create Saving the Source, a groundbreaking global brand franchise for Fanta, The Coca-Cola Company’s second oldest brand…

  27. GOOGLE GLASS APPS OF THE FUTURE: GHOSTRACING AND REAL-TIME COACHING

    GOOGLE GLASS APPS OF THE FUTURE: GHOSTRACING AND REAL-TIME COACHING

    Apr 5

    Google Glass is just being released to a relative handful of people right now and app developers such as Vectorform are wasting no time dreaming up possible uses. The Detroit based company shares with mashable uses for athletes, DIYers and students among others...

  28. INTERVIEW: WE CHAT WITH VECTORFORM ABOUT TOOLBOX FOR WINDOWS 8

    INTERVIEW: WE CHAT WITH VECTORFORM ABOUT TOOLBOX FOR WINDOWS 8

    Apr 5

    While Modern Windows 8 apps allow users to work with two apps at the same time via snap view, many Windows 8 owners would like to work with more than two applications at one time, much like they can on the desktop UI. There's evidence that Microsoft is planning to add even more muti-tasking features in the upcoming...

  29. PRESS RELEASE: VECTORFORM WORKING ON APPS FOR RUMORED NEXT GENERATION SMARTWATCHES

    PRESS RELEASE: VECTORFORM WORKING ON APPS FOR RUMORED NEXT GENERATION SMARTWATCHES

    Mar 7

    Vectorform, a leading global design and technology firm, today announced that they have already begun imagining scenarios and supporting infrastructure for the rumored Smartwatches from Apple and Samsung to be ready for their potential unveiling…





  30. PRESS RELEASE: VECTORFORM ADDS NOTES & STOPWATCH TO TOOLBOX FOR WIN8

    PRESS RELEASE: VECTORFORM ADDS NOTES & STOPWATCH TO TOOLBOX FOR WIN8

    Feb 12

    Vectorform, the global design and technology firm that developed Toolbox for Windows 8, the ultimate multitasking productivity app, has released two new tools, Notes and Stopwatch. Notes and Stopwatch join a lineup of eleven productivity tools within Toolbox's growing Tool Depot. With Toolbox, users can view and interact with up to six different tools...

  31. PORTLAND DESIGN WEEK, IN PICTURES

    PORTLAND DESIGN WEEK, IN PICTURES

    OCT 16