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Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
VideoThere may be no better way to get a look at the future of media that to spend a few days enveloped and overwhelmed by the new immersive world of YouTubers and their fans. The truth is - for theuninitiated it's sometimes hard to tell the difference. Here's an example. I [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
AnaheimCaliforniais the home of Disneyland. It's a place where parents of mostly small children wander the streets wearing Mickey ears and looking for a bit of Americana fun. But for the next three days, worlds collide. More than 20,000young teens, and some with parents in tow, are descending on the massiveAnaheim [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
While I’m sure that the ITVhad nointention of making television program about business when itlaunched The series “Selfridges” first for the UK, and now on PBS’s Masterpiece Theater in the US - it turns out thishighly engaging piece of period drama hasmore than it’s share of useful,memorable, actionable advice for [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
It’s hard to say exactly what has driven the shift from passive to empowered customers -perhaps it is ourconnected lives, or our abundance of choice, or the ability to get what we want when we want it, wherewe want it. But anyway you explore the trend, a new consumer is [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
VideoIt’s hard to describe the new AMC series Humans as science fiction. The story is set in the "just-around-the-corner" future in London. There are no driverless cars or sleek bullet trains -- just normalsuburbanneighborhoods, and robots. It's worth a look for anyone who’s looking to build or grow a business in [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
There are lots of opinions about what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur. Here are five of my rules to live by. See if they seem to align with what's worked for you. I'll be interested in your feedback and alternative rules to live by in the comments. Here [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
I’ve always wondered how cops felt about NYPD Blue, or how lawyers feel when they watchLaw and Order. Now I know. I just watched the seasons finale of HBO’s reality/sitcom - Silicon Valley. If you haven’t seen the series bit dramatic ending - quick, stop reading. Because I’m going tospill the beans - [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
Let’s start with a few disclaimers - first of all, I’ve known Michael for a long time, and I’m a fanof his writing even when I don’t agree with his conclusions. He’s made a career out of biting the handthat feeds him, taking on media power players, and poking around [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
Apple has made it clear that Human Curation is core to it’s vision for growing Apple Music. And, as rumors swirl about a big, and many would say long overdue, refresh of Apple TV - will HumanCuration be the special sauce to bring Apple into the forefront of the OTT market? Jimmy [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
VideoWhat did you have for dinner last night? Did you take a picture of it andpost it on Instagram? What about your last vacation… was it somewhere fantastic and photogenic? In just a few short years our mobile phone driven world has turned a world of camera-shy and oftenappropriately modest friends [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
When you agree to give a talk at a conference, you never really know who's going to show up. So when I signed up to present at Vidcon this year -- a presentation with the title: "Curation: The Secret Sauce To Scaling Video" -- I frankly didn't know who would [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
What’s the best camera of the 2015 season? Well, to narrow it down to two choices -- the’s a great pocket point and shoot, and a larger (and more expensive) full frame camera. Both are from Sony.
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
If the TV gadget bug has you scanning the web for the ‘ultimate’ web TV box… I’m sorry to say you’re going to be out of luck. There’s no single winner in this fast-growing category - but there are some extraordinary devices.
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
A review of two very different TV boxes--the TiVo Bolt and the Nvidia Shield.
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
As the organizer of the NY Video Meetup for the past five years, I get to see a lot of company pitches. There are some that fit into trends, some that seem a bit crazy, and every now and then a few that clearly give you a glimpse into where video is going.
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
If you’re running a company, publication, community group, or even a local restaurant - you’re thinking about video more now than ever. Why? Because video is the language of the mobile web.
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
For video consumers, there are two big new players on the field. Verizon is offering Go90 as amobile video platform that promises to allow users to "T0 WATCH, CUT & SHARE ALLTHE AWESOME.”And Comcast has launched Watchable;“Watch More -With a collection of the best shows from the world's top creators, [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
The number of ways that you connect with customers and prospects has grown dramatically in just a few years.
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
We’ve always known that Amazon Primeis powerful. Amazon used to lock in customers, give away books and music, and provide free video. But until now it has steered clear of Amazon CEO's trophy newspaper purchase - The Washington Post. Since Bezospurchased WaPo two years ago there’s been a staggering silence as [...]
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:10pm
VideoSteve Jobs was the ultimate entrepreneur - visionary, hard charging, and difficult. And this is clear in the newly released documentary "Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine." But the thing about being a documentary filmmaker is you don’t get to write the narrative voice of your film. Documentaries are a [...]
Founder of video curation site waywire.com As a lifelong New Yorker, and serial entrepreneur, I was named New York City’s first ever Entrepreneur at Large - by the Bloomberg Administration. A pretty cool honor and a fun gig. I get to preach the gospel of NYC. Waywire.com is my full time gig - and it keeps me busy. Video is just getting started on the web - and Curation is the secret sauce that makes it work. I'm passionate about Startups, what they're doing to sparkplug the digital economy.