Content Insider #391 - New Content Leaders: Indie Filmmakers Grow in Importance at NAB Booths, Sessions
You didn't have to be a Jedi at NAB (National Association of Broadcasters) to know there was a giant tear in the M&E (media and entertainment) industry this year.
With all things going wireless these days, the next logical step in retrofitting controls would seem to be adding wireless switches. In many cases where the distance is short and the walls are hollow, wireless devices can work well. However as distance between devices increase, reliability tends to decrease.
We know the demand for more bandwidth will continue, so how can wired infrastructures adapt to these demands?
Almost everywhere you turned at NAB there was a booth featuring products/tools for indie filmmakers, educational sessions to cover anything/everything and a loosely connected next generation of producers, directors, filmmakers.
Large flat panel TV and home theater projectors offer stunning images and sound quality, so how can the theater differentiate the experience enough to entice consumers to leave the comfort of their home?
Smart buildings are often moving the wrong way, with more central "cloud-based" decision making, and less autonomy.
Z-Wave is the IoT leader in both the smart home and lifestyle security markets with 1300+ certified products that are fully interoperable as well as backwards- and forwards-compatible across the Z-Wave ecosystem.
Upon purchase, the car is already equipped with lots of functionalities and possibilities. We seldom have the choice of individualized options anymore. When a house is concerned, things are quite different.
To protect your company, rethink what you reveal on social media, as it is all fodder for social engineers. Develop policies for handling sensitive requests like password resets over the phone. Have a security audit done.
In the US, almost all operators are using RF4CE for new set-top boxes and their remotes. It is only a matter of time before other markets follow the US mass adoption.
Of course the dot.com bubble could never happen again and we couldn't experience another boom/bust cycle because these things just don't happen to cute unicorns. Or maybe too much money is chasing too few valuable ideas.
Since the beginning of 2013, the biggest buzz in the A/V industry was and still is surrounding the future of 4K. To address the rapid oncoming of this new era of immersive visual experiences, manufacturers have developed and marketed not-so-ready 4K products and solutions as the only answers to 4K connectivity.
There is something terribly wrong with the consumer electronics industry because we never have a product category - real category - until Apple comes on the scene.
This paper examines what constitutes and drives useful interoperability in audio networks, and examines the state of the audio industry from this perspective.
A salesperson must be able to get customers to like him or her. If a salesperson isn't likable, no amount of product knowledge will help.
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