The jury is still out on whether OTT is better than pay TV, but one thing is certain: OTT is now bigger than cable. For the first time ever, global subscriptions to online video services surpassed cable subscriptions in 2018, according to IHS Markit... Read More
Let’s talk about perseverance under pressure. The way you handle yourself in the heat of battle is a determining factor of success in our industry. How do you react when things suddenly and most unexpectedly go awry? Do you explode into full-blown... Read More
While everyone agrees that high-quality audio will benefit a podcast, not everyone can afford to purchase expensive podcasting equipment or to upgrade their current equipment. If that’s you, we have good news! There’s a way to improve the... Read More
Satellite TV is dying more quickly than Wall Street thought.
Cheap streaming services from Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and YouTube are spurring surprisingly steep customer losses at Dish Network and DirecTV, the nation’s dominant satellite... Read More
First of all, when everything is going wrong in your life, you should keep in mind that emotions are big fat liars. You feel everything is going south, but it’s not true.
Adversity is often a stepping stone to success. That is, if you don’t... Read More
Climate change continues to draw attention globally, from governmental debates on pollution solutions to people protesting against a lack of action.
In Europe, teenage girls and young women are leading a large student environmental movement, and... Read More
The first Amazon Go store opened over a year ago and there are now 10 locations across Seattle, Chicago, and San Francisco. These stores offer prepared foods, items regularly found at a convenience store, and, in some cases, groceries. And... Read More
When 2-factor authentication (2FA) is combined with password managers like 1Password and LastPass, it... Read More
How many cars are in Los Angeles and is it even remotely possible to consider an evacuation of LA county or even the City of LA?
The Camp fire that roared through Paradise, California was an eye opener on what happens when an evacuation... Read More
Instagram is reportedly testing a “Donation” sticker in Stories, a feature that will most likely allow users to ask their following to contribute to their cause.
First spotted by The Verge, Jane Manchun Wong posted a screenshot of the new... Read More
As Apple’s own Wearables category continues to grow, new data from The NPD Group shows how Apple’s success is affecting the rest of the smartwatch industry. According to the data, unit sales for smartwatches were up 61 percent during the 12... Read More
It’s been a big week for local broadcast networks and OTT. Sinclair launched STIRR, their new app that combines their local broadcast channels with some really forgettable VOD content. The New York Times ran a big story on Locast, aka... Read More
Microsoft killed off the Internet Explorer brand nearly four years ago, choosing Edge as its modern browser for Windows 10. Internet Explorer lived on as plumbing for Windows and for business compatibility, but Microsoft isn’t supporting it with new... Read More
If you’re like most taxpayers, you probably have a couple primary fears this time of year: overpaying (or underpaying) the government and being audited. But are those worries warranted?
It depends on how carefully you complete your... Read More