Blockchains Can Solve Real World Business Problems
Public blockchains like Bitcoin may grab headlines but private blockchains are quietly solving real-world problems and transforming businesses.
Blockchain’s Next Big Hurdle: Use Less Power
Blockchains offer technological advances that are reshaping our world but it’s coming at a high cost to the environment.
Improving the COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout in Massachusetts
A centralized state registry, an unused dose lottery, and a mobile delivery service would speed up vaccinations.
The SECURE Act - What It Means for the Participant Experience
By helping our clients understand their path to compliance and advocating for an experience that helps people plan for the future, we are setting them up for long term success.
Announcing Cantina’s Pro Bono Innovate for Social Impact Program
Cantina is excited to announce the launch of its pro bono Innovate with Impact program to help a selected social impact organization with a 6-8 week project. The deadline to apply is 5pm December 4th.
Match Your Design Needs with the Right Solution: Get our New App
Our Experience Strategy Cards Mobile App helps you incorporate human-centered design into your problem-solving process.
Mobile & Web
Thoughts On Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2020
WWDC is an annual conference held by Apple to preview changes to the Apple ecosystem. Our developers “attended” this year's first 100% remote gathering and have insights to share.
Cantina and Amy Baron Launch Upskilled: A Podcast about Innovation in Education
Cantina is excited to announce the launch of Upskilled: Solutions in the Learning Universe, a new podcast on Google, Spotify and Apple Podcasts by our Education Technology Director Amy Baron.
EstateSpace Works with Cantina to Create Innovative FinTech App
FinTech startup EstateSpace helps families inventory and manage their physical assets.
Cantina Supports Youth Enrichment Services with Second Annual Boston Marathon Run
For a second year, Cantina hopes for tremendous backing as its team supports Youth Enrichment Services (YES) with a Boston Marathon run.
Mobile & Web
Reflections on the Iowa Caucus Voting App and Public Awareness in 2020
A conversation with Cantina’s Data Privacy and Security Working Group on why security is important in our personal and public lives.
What an OpenIDEO Challenge Taught Us About the Power of Collaboration
Cybersecurity visuals are often misleading. OpenIDEO’s innovation contest gave Cantinistas the chance to better convey issues surrounding data tracking.
Private 'Ayes': Cantina Forms a Data Privacy and Security Working Group
Cantina launched an internal “Data Privacy and Security” working group to consolidate our efforts and provide guidance in these critical areas.
Mobile & Web
NormaTec Debuts Best-in-Class Mobile Experience for Customers
Debuting an innovative mobile experience for PULSE 2.0 and PULSE PRO 2.0 Recovery Systems.
Cantina Brings on Darryl Gehly as its Chief Strategy Officer
Cantina is thrilled to announce that Darryl Gehly is joining as its Chief Strategy Officer.
Bose, Newport Folk Festival®, and Cantina Team Up to Fine-tune the Festival Experience
Bose and Cantina teamed up to enhance the Newport Folk Festival® experience with an updated app and new audio alerts on Bose AR-enabled Frames.
Design Museum Moves Operations to Cantina HQ in Downtown Crossing
The Design Museum Foundation moved its offices to Cantina’s new space as of June 2019.
Inspire Arts & Music and Cantina Team Up to Support Local Youth Access to Fine Art Programming
Inspire Arts & Music provides scholastic and non-scholastic fine art programs to inspire young adults.
Cantina Hires Amy Baron to Lead Its Education and EdTech Practice
Amy Baron brings decades of expertise in developing industry-leading solutions for the K-12 and Higher Education markets.
Cantina Announces New Office Space in Downtown Boston to Support Growth
New office will include co-working spaces for clients and build out of a Maker Space and mix reality lab.
Cantina Wins Back-to-Back W3 Awards for Innovative Work in Health and Wellness
Honoring creative excellence for our work on the EYE-SYNC platform for SyncThink.
Cantina Chairs Financial Services Day at Service Design Week
Cantina will chair and moderate a full-day session on Service Design in Financial Services with leaders from Wells Fargo and John Hancock during Service Design Week.
Cantina Named Digital Design and Development Partner for 2018 Connected Health Conference
Balancing Technology and the Human Element - October 17-19, Boston, MA
Vote for Cantina's SXSW Panel Ideas
Cast your vote to brainstorm terrible ideas, design for mindfulness, and find practical outcomes to innovation.
Cantina’s Financial Services Practice Expands Its Award-Winning Services for Clients
Matt Stuehler and Michael Novak bring extensive expertise in data visualization and the design and development of financial tools to Cantina.
Cantina’s CEO Named to YES’s Board
Cantina CEO, Matt Chisholm, is named to the Youth Enrichment Services (YES) Board. YES inspires youth with outdoor enrichment and leadership programs.
Art Prof and Cantina Announce a New Kind of Partnership for Good
Coming together to create a social responsibility partnership to help address art education.
Cantina Celebrates Four W3 Awards for its Mobile and IoT Work
Honoring creative excellence for our work with the American Kennel Club, Empower Retirement, and Zipcar.
MassTLC Announces Cantina as a 2017 Leadership Award Finalist
MassTLC Leadership Awards recognizes the best and the brightest from the Massachusetts tech ecosystem.
Putnam Investments Wins Big at Appy Awards For FundVisualizer
Celebrating the best in app design.
Cantina Named a 2017 MITX Award Finalist in Multiple Categories
MITX Awards is the largest and most prestigious annual awards competition in the country for digital marketing and technology innovation.
Women of Cantina Out of the Office Today
Cantina stands with International Women's Day for "A Day Without Women" to bring awareness about the importance of women's rights.
Cantina hires Shaun Gummere to Lead the Service Design Practice
Shaun Gummere brings extensive expertise in experience strategy and service design to Cantina.
Cantina & INEX Advisors Partner to Deliver IoT Technology to Local Farmers
IoT ideas helps “smart” communities strengthen their local economy.
The Internet of Things and Boston: The Epicenter of Innovation
Boston is rapidly becoming the center of the IoT world with major players like PTC, GE, LogMein, and iRobot.
Industrial IoT Gets A Digital Twin: GE Predix Joins Microsoft Azure
GE and Microsoft partner to bring Predix to Azure, accelerating digital transformation for industrial customers.