Two Weeks of Pondering Privacy Rules

Two Weeks of Pondering Privacy Rules

It’s been two weeks since the United States House of Representatives joined the Senate and passed a bill that “undid” the FCC privacy rules that were voted in during the Obama administration; at least that’s what we all heard for the weeks prior to the vote and immediately after. I’ve been kicking around what response … Read more

FCC Changes the Rules of Personal Privacy

FCC Changes the Rules of Personal Privacy

This September in New York City, InfoComm International held the third IoT Insights event where I was invited to speak about government policy issues and how that applies not only to the Internet of Things, but also to the audiovisual industry as a whole. You can see the Periscope stream of the presentation I gave … Read more

AV’s Wireless Future Getting Sold Off

By Josh Srago & George Tucker Are wireless microphones moving from the endangered species list to near extinct at the hands of the FCC? How many more times will we be forced to purchase new hardware, or manage more limitations implemented by this oversight organization? DTV Took my White Space Away In 1999** the official … Read more

AVWeek Episode 237: Do You Have the Bandwidth?

AVWeek Episode 237: Do You Have the Bandwidth?

A group has come up with a way to push 40 gig down Cat 8. The FCC is auctioning off more wireless spectrum. Plus we answer the question, do we need a winner for networked audio? Host: Tim Albright Guests: George Fornier, Justin Kennington, Julio Carrasco Runtime: 32:10 Video:   Stories: The FCC’s wireless spectrum auction … Read more

AVWeek 236: Sabotage

AVWeek 236: Sabotage

For Episode 236 we chat Sensor Tape, Better Audio for Smartphone and reports on Cable companies sabotaging internet video delivery. Host: George Tucker Guests: Andrew Wirshborn, Dean Detton, Terry Coffey Runtime: 40:32 Video:   Stories: http://www.forbes.com/sites/johnarcher/2016/03/01/att-sets-directv-free-with-new-internet-streaming-packages/#63e14dda2a85 http://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1329061 http://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/sensortape-sensor-packed-roll-of-electrical-circuitry/ https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20160229/07183433755/fcc-probing-whether-cable-companies-have-sabotaged-internet-video.shtml

ResiWeek Episode 5: No Tune TV

ResiWeek Episode 5: No Tune TV

The FCC is on the cusp of letting you get cable TV without the cable company’s box. Dolby Atmos and 4K come to Vudu. We also look at Google Chromecast getting baked into Visio displays. Host: Tim Albright Guests: Steven Brawner and Dennis Holzer Record Date: 2/29/2016 Running Time: 28:42 Video: Audio Only: Subscribe:   … Read more

AVWeek Episode 196: I Don’t Know

AVWeek Episode 196: I Don’t Know

To watch on YouTube directly please click here. LG has a new OLED display at 1 mm thick. We talk about moving beyond the need for connectors. Apple has scraped plans for the Apple Display. IPv4 is running out. Plus, the FCC has upped the requirements for broadband. Host: Tim Albright Guests: John Greene of … Read more