Apple, Avid, and NAB

Apple, Avid, and NAB

Both Apple and Avid cited the same reasons for taking a pass at this year’s NAB convention, claiming they can spend valuable marketing dollars meeting customers in smaller…

Apple Bails on NAB ’08

Rumors had been circulating for some time, but today Apple made it official. It won’t have a booth at NAB 2008. An Apple spokesperson said, “It&#8217…

Opening IPTV to Independents

Opening IPTV to Independents

As a consumer device, Apple TV is a typical first generation technology endeavor. Basically Apple took the iPod formula and applied it to IPTV — create a basic, no frills…

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…

Working Around QuickTime 7.4 Errors in After Effects

As noted nearly everywhere motion graphics artists congregate on the web, QuickTime 7.4 and After Effects don’t play nicely together. Apparently Apple’s movie rental DRM…