Category Archives: Inside OH

Inside OurHood: meet the team!

Farewell to community driven intern

Creative marketing ideas, crazy communications skills and a strong community spirit are just a few things that have made Kim van de Geest a valuable member of the OurHood team. Today we say goodbye to the face behind our rocking Twitter account and…

OurHood – Connecting people, connecting resources!

With new apps like airbnb, Uber, and yours truly surfacing every day, the global digital sphere is becoming saturated with different products and services, all of which create extra Noise! Because of this saturation, economic terms such as “sharing economy”, “peer economy”, and “collaborative consumption” are getting…

Keeping you safe online

Since the dawn of the digital age, one of the largest concerns virtual surfers have regarding their browsing habits is their online privacy. In the aftermath of the Edward Snowden incident, concerns surrounding the privacy of information posted on social media have been…

OurHood to bring out brand new app

Good news! You’ve made it halfway through your first week back at work! Even better news! OurHood is releasing a brand new app update very soon!

OurHood beats Facebook Groups for neighbourhood communication!

The sheer number of neighbourhood Facebook groups out there demonstrates a need for people to connect digitally with their neighbours. But, Facebook was not designed for neighbourhood communication; it was designed for social interaction with friends. And as such, there are many frustrations with Facebook groups. OurHood on the…