Bradford’s Brain Balloons Column #0018 – Business Beliefs

Bradford’s Brain Balloons Column #0018 – Business Beliefs

Every so often things happen behind the scenes at AVNation HQ that Tim and I believe are worth sharing with our audience. During the week of August 25th there were some challenges with connecting to the AVNation servers. Our hosting company, Dreamhost, was under a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. The attack resulted in … Read more

Bradford’s Brain Balloons Column #0017 – Privacy changes Ownership

Bradford’s Brain Balloons Column #0017 – Privacy changes Ownership

During the week of August 24, 2017 a discussion about how privacy impacts ownership garnered new attention after a Sonos update. The Boston Globe reported about a lawsuit that was based on a ZDnet article. There are many facets to this specific situation that can be debated, however the basic concept of a company changing … Read more

iPoint Announces Its Selection as Business Management Software Affiliate by HTSA

iPoint Control Delivers Industry’s Most Comprehensive Software Platform to Help Integrators Increase Profitability and Reduce Business Management Chaos MARCO ISLAND, Fla. — Aug. 17, 2017 — iPoint LLC, a full-service business management software provider serving the home technology market, today announced that it is now part of Home Technology Specialist of America’s (HTSA) family of … Read more

The Self-Hating Technologist Part 2

The Self-Hating Technologist Part 2

See part one of The Self-Hating Technologist here. One of Us With the global adoption of smart devices and interconnected systems, a digital ecosystem has been created that allows unmatched potential for communication and learning. It also means that to participate in that ecosystem, you have to choose how much of yourself and your information … Read more

The Self-Hating Technologist Part 1

The Self-Hating Technologist Part 1

The technological age in which we live is absolutely incredible. The things that we are capable of accomplishing as machines talk to other machines, the improved efficiencies of our daily lives with smart devices and automation, the ability to communicate with those across the world in order to share and advance thought, invention, and society … Read more