Daily Archives: February 1, 2008

Semantic Technology Integration

Integration of Semantic Technology Announced for IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and EMC Integration with major enterprise applications, 1-29-2008 Expert System, leading provider of semantic software, which discovers, classifies and…

SaaS is a no brainer for DAM

Matthew Gonnering, Vice President of Sales and Marketing with Widen Enterprises, discussing the whitepaper written by Mukul Krishna of Frost & Sullivan titled, “Realizing the Value Proposition of Hosted…

External Drive Cables

External Drive Cables

While on the subject of external disk drives (see the previous post on LaCie power supply issues), problems with data corruption are also often caused by drive cables. There&#8217…

LaCie Power Supply Tips

LaCie Power Supply Tips

We own several of the LaCie Big Disk Extreme external hard drives (view on Amazon), which is part of their “d2” line. They provide RAID 0 speed in…

After Effects 8.0.2 and gamma issues

After Effects 8.0.2 and gamma issues

Adobe has released an 8.0.2 update for After Effects CS3. Its headline new features are support for Mac OS 10.5, as well as for P2 media. There…

review: Sony PMW-EX1 1/2″ 3-CMOS HD Camcorder

review: Sony PMW-EX1 1/2″ 3-CMOS HD Camcorder

The US$6500 (street price) Sony PMW-EX1 is a six-pound, high definition Handycam with three 1/2″ CMOS chips. It resolves a true 1920×1080 image…

10 Tips for Videopreneurs

It seems appropriate to begin my tenure at a startup with a little advice to others embarking on a startup. Employment in the video industry has always been a little…

Adobe Hacker Effects

Adobe Hacker Effects

The After Effects development team is surprisingly small, especially given how much innovation has gone into each revision in the app’s 15 year lifespan (as of this past…

Web3 business profile administrator on social networks

Business 3.0 was created with business and network users in mind. Business 3.0 profiles are easy to set up and trouble-free to maintain. With Business 3.0…

AppleTV Take 2: New Software, Same Hardware

AppleTV Take 2: New Software, Same Hardware

I very carefully and duly noted when Steve Jobs, during an interview, said that Apple had 3 businesses (Macs, iPods/iTunes, and iPhones) and a hobby (AppleTV). If that wasn…

The Big News at MacWorld SF is What Wasn’t Introduced

The Big News at MacWorld SF is What Wasn’t Introduced

A lot has been written about the MacBook Air. For good reason too. The laptop is clearly targeting folks who need connectivity above all else. It’s also damn…

MacBook Air: Why it isn’t for Us

MacBook Air: Why it isn’t for Us

Apple’s much hyped MacBook Air that Steve Jobs rolled out to much fanfare has started shipping in the last few days. The specs are surprisingly decent for an…