Podcast: Videonuze top Video Stories of 2016

Podcast: Videonuze top Video Stories of 2016

The VideoNuze Podcast is created by Will Richmond of VideoNuze and Colin Dixon of nScreenMedia. It is always interesting and covers the major issues. Below are their top 10 online video stories of 2016, along with a The Podcast link…

Facebook Features Push for More Personal Sharing

Facebook Features Push for More Personal Sharing

Do news articles from your friends on Facebook increasingly dominate your news feed  vs. personal updates (what Facebook calls “original sharing”)?  If so, you are not alone. Here is the challenge for Facebook:  Providing a platform for media is a huge growth driver…

Don't Eat the Wish Sandwich

Don’t Eat the Wish Sandwich

“Have you ever heard of a wish sandwich? A wish sandwich is the kind of a sandwich where you have two slices of bread and you, hee hee hee, wish you had some meat…” (The Blues Brothers, Rubber Biscuit) In…

VideoNotes #2 (10/31)

VideoNotes #2 (10/31)

Happy Halloween! This week: Video product closings, Comcast, Amazon, Alphabet earnings, AT&T+Time Warner, skinny bundles video+commerce at Twitch, and more below! STORIES The category is “once Hyped Video Services that begin with letter ‘V’ Closing”: Twitter is shutting down looping…

VideoNotes #1 (10/25)

VideoNotes #1 (10/25)

Videonotes.TV = a place to record and share my notes on the most recent and important video/TV news. I’ll keep playing around with format — trying to be useful. Links go to major news source articles for more depth and the source…

Podcast Monday:  In Appreciation of Walt Mossberg

Podcast Monday: In Appreciation of Walt Mossberg

Walt Mossberg has been on the scene as a tech reporter as long as most of us have been following tech. Mossberg was a journalist at The Wall Street Journal from 1970 – 2013.  His Personal Technology column ran from…

What we talk about when we talk about GAFA

What we talk about when we talk about GAFA

Google, Apple, Facebook , and Amazon: GAFA.  One or more of these companies likely plays a part in any given day of  your life.  Conversation topics and debate inspired by their power and pervasiveness includes: Financial Dominance Silicon Valley Tech Dominance American Influence…

Hampton Creek Can Use a Paddle

Hampton Creek Can Use a Paddle

Update:  On Sept. 22, 2016, Bloomberg posted a longer, more damning follow up story: How Hampton Creek Sold Silicon Valley on a Fake-Mayo Miracle  How do you know if someone is a vegan?  Don’t worry, they’ll tell you.   There…

Planet Money: Brexit and its Implications Explained

Planet Money: Brexit and its Implications Explained

If you are still wondering how Brexit happened, where we may go from here, or even exactly what it is , this Planet Money podcast on Brexit is for you.  The Planet Money team highlights the key issues through a morning-after interview with English…