Nick Vivion

Nick Vivion

Nick Vivion is a reporter for Tnooz, based in New Orleans, USA.

His passion for travel technology led him to travel around the world shooting travel videos for Current TV and Lonely Planet TV in 2006 and 2007.

He shot on Mini-DV, edited on a white MacBook, uploaded and shared online as he traveled. His moxie for travel video has resulted in over two million views on his YouTube partner channel.

In addition to travel, Nick co-founded of one of the web’s most talked about LGBT media sites, Unicorn Booty, and has gone "blog-to-brick" with a bricks-and-mortar restaurant called Booty's Street Food in New Orleans – serving street food from around the world.

Local search Ad watch: Where ad dollars are going and consumer sentiment related to local search
Local search 18 hrs ago

Marketers: here’s a bit of data that pegs consumer sentiment and marketing spend as we head into the second quarter of the …

Road ends 22 hrs ago

The original mappers at Mapquest have continued iterating the map product, eyeing a return to relevance in the mobile and information-rich world. …

Event to do calendar 2 days ago

Sosh, the human-powered city concierge app that curates activities and events, has integrated with OpenTable to book tables at restaurants. The integration …

Where to travel world 2 days ago

UK online travel agency Sunshine has acquired online review site Real Holiday Reports for an undisclosed sum. The purchase aligns with Sunshine’s strategic goal of …

Inflight wifi 8 days ago

Advertising technology is rapidly evolving to include in-flight internet sessions, thus allowing brands to specifically target fliers as they use the internet. …

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Inbound travel operator and travel agency intermediary Freeplus has come up with a clever way to engage international travel agents with information …

Robot toys 9 days ago

While the Internet of Things continues to heat up both imaginations and balance sheets – to the tune of $3.2 billion for …

Screen Shot 2014-04-07 at 12.17.09 PM 10 days ago

Car sharing is getting a boost in Mexico today, as announces $2 million in funding. The Series B round was led …

City hike 10 days ago

An emerging travel startup called Kamino is opening up a refreshing take on the activity front: a crowdsourced travel app that brings …

Teenagers using tech 13 days ago

Ah, youth: An eternal well-spring of energy, enthusiasm – and contradictions. The latest “YouthTech” marketing research from Voxhound underscores a contradiction in the UK: …



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