Category: SWIX

Just kidding. Recently I participated in a mentor session for a summer camp for kids interested in technology.  TechU brings kids around 8 to 12 years old together for a week long exposure to tech.  It’s hosted at IBM in Kanata.  It was great to see these kids interested in programming.  I wish they had […]

Our little family needs to grow again! SWIX is looking for two developers to work on some pretty cool new projects!  One of the lucky new hires will be responsible for building all of the front-end code for our user interfaces.  If you’ve seen any of the UI’s that have come out of SWIX in […]

The SWIX family is getting bigger! We are pleased to welcome our newest team member Stephanie. She’ll be writing about everything SWIX. Want to get to know her? Check out the interview below. What should we know about you? I was born and raised in Montreal. I first came to Ottawa in 2009 to skip […]

Klout has been measuring its users’ online influence since 2008 – and now you can turn the tables to measure what Klout has to offer. SWIX Analytics is now tracking your Kscore, Amplification, Network Score, and True Reach. With these new social media metrics on your dashboard, you can monitor the ups and downs in […]

Another pair of metrics have found their way to SWIX Analytics dashboards across the world, and this time it’s all about Foursquare venues. As the owner of a venue, you can now track the total number of ‘Check Ins’ as well as the number of unique individuals who have checked in. Foursquare metrics provide some unique […]


Those of you who use Tumblr to host your blogs will be especially delighted to hear that we have launched a new social media metrics monitoring pod, that will allow you to track your tumblr followers and likes throughout your blog. Tumblr has been know for its spotty uptime, but they have been growing at […]

Last but not least we introduce our final addition to the software developing team, Josh! Find out all about this recent Ottawa transplant in his interview below: What should we know about you? Unlike most of my SWIX co-workers, I actually moved to Ottawa very recently. I decided I wanted to spice things up, and […]

And now, we introduce the second lovely lady to the office – Jenn! She’s our evil task master, uh, we mean office manager. Find out all about her interesting background and how she came to SWIX in the interview below: What should we know about you? I, like Henry, was born and raised in Ottawa. […]

Here is the next installment in the new SWIX’er introductions. Up next we have one of our new Software Developers, Mahdi Yusuf. We grilled him, and he epically delivered. Check out his poetic responses below: What should we know about you? First off Mahdi has been recommended by 4 out 5 doctors for a healthy […]

For the next while you’re going to be seeing a few new additions to the SWIX team! To start it off we’d love to introduce to you our new sales guy Henry Brown. We’ve put him on the spot to find out a little more about him. You can check out a mini interview below: […]