‘Best way to advertise on Facebook’ wins International Startup Festival

Toronto-based Flixel's expertise is creating 'living photos' that you can watch in just a few seconds. And it didn't take Flixel's CEO Philippe LeBlanc much more than that to net the $160,000 grand

Published on: July 19th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Flixel makes ‘living still’ cinemagraphs simple for marketers

One visual storytelling company is making it easy for modern-day marketers to create more entrancing visuals for a variety of campaigns. Toronto-based Flixel Photos Inc. offers a relatively new service that allows consumers and

Published on: October 12th, 2015 Lindsey Peacock

Flixel launches moving picture tool for Mac

Two years ago, Flixel Photos Inc. was riding the wave of consumer photo apps and social sharing. Like many other startups out there, it wanted to create the next big Instagram – so

Published on: February 14th, 2014 Candice So

Toronto firm launches mobile app at TechCrunch Disrupt

A group of Toronto-based ex-Google employees launched a new app from TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco that allows Android users to take photos, then animate specific areas of the frame.Alex Kennberg is the founder

Published on: September 13th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Ex-Google employee turns attention to ‘living photos’ with new mobile app

Looking at a close-up photograph by Jamie Beck, the first thing you might notice is the woman's hot-pink lipstick. Framed so you only see from her upper lip down to a pearl necklace,

Published on: August 10th, 2012 Brian Jackson