According to Canter’s Linked In profile, “His reputation is that of a straight talked, no bullshit advocate of users, user's rights and warrior in the on-going battle between man vs machine,” a description that rings true.Canter is as well-known for his unreserved personality as he is for his accomplishments in technology and media, earning him the moniker, the “Godfather of Multimedia.” Now he’s made an entrance into the world of messaging by co-founding Cola.And as he sits down with Dan Fierman to discuss everything from the lameness of Ron Howard to the genius of When I arrived, he was standing alone in the corner of a New York hotel room, talking on a cell phone and wearing a ratty black polo, jeans, and yellow "tape measure" suspenders. I have developed a kind of different style over the years. Saying, "I want to make it sound like I made it sound the last time"? But if you undercut that just a little, it can make you fall off your chair. You're always trying to get your distractions out of the way and be as calm as you can be , and emotion will just drive the machine. You couldn't get that cast together for all the tea in China right now. I had been waiting for over an hour, which didn't seem like an unreasonable amount of time. There's kind of a famous cinematography festival, in a place called Lodz, and God, they went nuts for it. That's insane, because the last time doesn't exist. And everything is going to be different , so I don't think that they have the right tone in their head. It will go through the machine without being interrupted, and it comes out in a rhythm that's naturally funny. I really don't know what's going to come out of my mouth.
Just to be safe, he would land at Beijing Capital International Airport and go directly to the teahouse. As Pu told me, “Some leader will tell the secret police: ‘No, Mr.
Cola is a messaging platform that is on a mission to make collaboration easier.
It’s geared towards enabling faster and more efficient correspondence for groups — taking the pain out of arranging a dinner with friends, for example.
Or, to be more precise, he could go home, but once there he might not be able to leave again.
Over the previous 48 hours, Chinese authorities had detained more than a dozen lawyers and activists.