The latest Gartner Media Industry Hype-cycle report has been released and although the details are available for a fee, the table of contents reveals the trends which Gartner feels are on their way up, out and peaking. On the rise: Socialcasting, Media Discovery and Recommendation Engines, Rich-Media Search Technologies, Social Media Marketing Platforms and Over-the-Top […]Read more "Highlights from Gartner media industry hype-cycle"
With the closing of our local television station, CHCA-TV my ears perk up when ever I hear via radio, TV, blogs or face2face conversations mention of possible new options. On Sunday, while we were driving down to Innisfail to meet-up with some friends, CBC news from Calgary was on the Jeep’s radio (yes – I […]Read more "Hyper-local news and media"
Everyday I talk to people who are still using dial-up to access the internet. Not out of choice but because they have no other options. In rural homes, ranches and farms of Central Alberta people want to connect to the web. The last mile, the point from where fibre and copper ends and the point […]Read more "Broadband in rural regions needs attention"
With the demise of our local TV station set for August 31 and with rumors that the last show will broadcast on August 28 maybe there should be some planning for a new station in Red Deer. So far I haven’t heard much from our community on this but I do hear lots from Victoria […]Read more "Save our local TV or at least create something new"
Apologies go out to anyone who tried to contact us over the weekend either through email or here at BRASSmedia.ca. It turns out that our domain names had expired on Saturday. No big deal since our registrar is quick to send us email notices well ahead of time. The problem was at my end – […]Read more "Don’t let this happen to you – too many email addresses"
BRASScast Episode 29 – Podcasting and Web 2.0 news bits click arrow to listen online click here to download MP3 file >>> [download original file] Links Music courtesy PRO-Media from http://www.music.podshow.com The year of shift to Enterprise 2.0 -May 15th, 2009 – Dion Hinchcliffe, ZDnet A sample of podcast directories that publish podcasts: Canadian Podcast […]Read more "BRASScast Episode 29 – Podcasting and Web 2.0 news bits"
Sites like YouTube, Blip and Google Video let you post your video creations online for the world to see. If you’re craving for a little more excitement and want to host your own TV show – or channel even – there are a few sites that will let your dreams come true. With the slow […]Read more "Host your own TV show online"