Invitation to Alternative Media Movement Assembly at the Peoples Social Forum

Invitation to Alternative Media Movement Assembly at the Peoples Social Forum ~ Le Francais suit ~ Greetings to media-makers, media-organizers, media-activists, and all those who feel that media is important to our movements,   This is a letter to invite you and/or your organization to participate in a Movement Assembly on Building Radical Media and Activist […]

Tastemade, an Internet TV show to replace traditional TV shows

Here is an excerpt written by Rebecca Grant: Tastemade has raised $10 million to grow its online video food network. Cofounder Larry Fitzgibbon said the company’s goal is to become a major global brand for food and lifestyle content. “Just as the Food Network did this for the cable era, we want to do the […]

Another Internet TV Contender: SONY

Here is an excerpt from the report written by Todd Spangler: Sony is aiming to launch an Internet video service to rival cable and satellite services by the end of 2013, and has reached a preliminary agreement with Viacom to carry the media company’s cable networks, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing an anonymous source. […]

Digital Wallet Wars

“Digital Wallet Wars IV – A new hope… “It’s a classic case of David versus Goliath, or Rebel Alliance versus Galactic Empire for all you Star Wars aficionados. In a galaxy not so far, far away, Credit Card Companies have been holding businesses hostage…
” Read it in the Calgary Herald
 Read it in the Edmonton […]

Internet Security

Intel and McAffee discuss digital identity and our security priorities. Are You Digitally Street Smart and Secure? They also talk about enabling security at the hardware layer as a key to building safe, connected platforms. Defining Security for Tomorrow’s Connected World It may be more important to build strong, transparent communities to enable a secure […]

The Benefits of the Media Cloud

“The media marketplace is changing rapidly, with many content creators streaming media to a growing spectrum of online, social media, and mobile outlets. There’s a wide variance in video quality, file sizes, and compression codecs; the sheer volume of media assets are simply exploding, leaving media professionals struggling to maintain a competitive edge. “As these […]