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

ResiWeek 50: HDMI’s Future

ResiWeek 50: HDMI’s Future

 ResiWeek looks at the future of AV products with some dramatic announcements.   First Samsung CEO has a warrant for his arrest on bribery  charges – what does this mean for the company and Harman International. Sonos CEO has announced he is stepping down from day-to-day operations – will it change the company’s focus? Sharp has reentered the monitor market with Touchscreen models, is this the right move?  These stories and more.

Host: Matt Scott – Omega Audio Video

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Runtime: 27:13

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ResiWeek Episode 35: Scary DIY

ResiWeek Episode 35: Scary DIY

This week we look into the expanding world of DIY in the Residential AV market. Is there a place for integrators to provide value to their customers? Sonos is now available in the Apple stores. Also, the founder of Savant is back as CEO. Host: Matt Scott Guests: Ric Johnson – Right At Home Tech Tim … Read more

ResiWeek Episode 31: Open APIs

ResiWeek Episode 31: Open APIs

Sonos has partnered with everyone. From Crestron to Amazon, what will this mean for the CEDIA show and the residential channel? Sony has a new 4K tv line that you can get for 100″ for under $100,000. Host: Matt Scott Guests: Todd Anthony Puma – The Source Home Theater Jayson Savage – Sony Tim Albright – … Read more

AVWeek Episode 214: We Are The Glue

AVWeek Episode 214: We Are The Glue

Lighting to replace Wifi?, VR to make huddle rooms passe’?, Sonos loses round 1 in court, these stories and more… Host: George Tucker Guests:  Jonathan Blackwood,Glenn Jystad, Malissa Dillman Runtime: 45:53 Video:   Stories Covered: VLC~ http://www.ecmag.com/section/light-conversation VR ~ http://www.avinteractive.com/news/virtual-reality-news/virtual-reality-grows-at-a-rapid-pace-and-opens-up-new-markets-15-09-2015/ What Clients Need ~ http://www.avnetwork.com/features/0014/determining-what-your-clients-need-their-av-to-do/95974 Sony HDR ~ http://www.twice.com/news/tv/sony-adds-hdr-three-more-4k-tvs/58597 Sonos v. D&M~ http://www.strata-gee.com/dm-holdings-loses-its-first-big-battle-in-legal-war-with-sonos/ TE’s HAI-1~ http://www.ecinews.eu/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2665:how-to-substitute-audio-signals-in-hdmi-signal-paths&catid=14&Itemid=300690