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I Saw the Light: Evangelizing Digital Signage

“I saw the light, I saw the light No more darkness, no more night Now I’m so happy no sorrow in sight Praise the Lord I saw the light” words/music by Hank Williams Thirteen years ago I saw the light … Continue reading

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The Collaborative Office – Back to the Future

Don’t we all covet Don Draper’s office; from the Danish Modern furniture to the liquor cabinet, always stocked with Canadian Club? Ahhh… the opulent lifestyle of a Madison Avenue Advertising Executive.   If Don was Creative Director at Sterling Cooper today, imagine how … Continue reading

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Panasonic Moves Away From Consumer Products

The Newark Star-Ledger reported today Panasonic will abandon consumer electronics to focus on professional products only.  WOW!   Many I spoke to in past few months thought the pro side of the “Big Boys” (Panasonic, Sony,  Sharp, Mitsubishi, etc.) was hurting … Continue reading

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Insights From the Rental Houses

Henry Ford once quipped, “You can have any color Model-T, as long as it’s black.”  And before digital,  that’s how it was with professional video.  You could have any format, as long as it was Sony Betacam.  The choice was … Continue reading

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NAB and the Next Big Thing

 Every year NAB offers something big; a hot new technology the world will latch onto and hordes of people will purchase.  Way back in 1999, it was webphone.  In 2002 it was HDTV.  2007, everything Apple.   And in 2010 it … Continue reading

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What are you shooting with?

The FCC mandate for digital TV broadcasting has changed everything.  If you work in professional video… yes, everything. In the analog days of the 1980s and 90s selecting what format to shoot was easy… it was Betacam SP.  The New … Continue reading

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2013 Media Technology Trends

Since the turn of the Millemium we’ve been hearing about the AV/IT convergence.  It started slowly, gaining speed.  Now it is roaring down the track like a 110 car freight train.  In 2013 most of the equipment that audiovisual and … Continue reading

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