by Steve Rotz
‘Outside of the box’? This year, there are plenty of tech gifts that come inside the box for when you are playing Santa to your favorite production professionals. Skip the socks and pajamas - from a washable keyboard to a CIA Camera and iPhone-controlled drone, we hope our annual Holiday Gift Guide helps you finish your shopping for your “nice” list with time to spare.
by Jessica Nin
Consider yourself a gamer? If so, you might have already heard the popular AES Convention’s Game Audio Track events that are lined up. Game Audio Track Chair, Steve Martz, THX Ltd. Senior Design Engineer, has developed a group of innovative presentations guaranteed to fascinate and inform all its attendees. The presenters Martz has assembled for the 133rd AES Convention are quite impressive, and it is anticipated that there will be a high turnout for the events.
by Katrina Diamond
Dust off those passports ProHUBers.
Whether you reside state-side like us or live across the pond, the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) in Amsterdam is one worth attending.
IBC provides an essential guide to the latest technologies, business models and innovations at the forefront of electronic media and entertainment. From mobile video to automated playout, stereo 3D to cloud production, IBC has it covered. There are 14 themed halls to browse the latest innovations from more than 1,300 leading brands alongside a wealth of free activities and events designed to enrich your business, your knowledge, and your relationships.
by Bill Momary
The multimedia nature of journalism has forced the industry to evolve in ways it never imagined. Reporters no longer have the privilege of being just writers, photographers or videographers. Instead, the dawn of the 24-hour news cycle coupled with the digital landscape demands speed and visual narratives for many story types.
By Katrina Diamond
Last week, ProductionHUB took off to the Windy City to take in Chicago’s 3rd Annual Techweek Conference & Expo. You may already have seen some of the real-time pics from the show floor and sessions via our social media channels; but keep reading for a birds-eye view of what caught our eye at Techweek.
by Jessica Nin
If you’re the type of person who always seems to know everything about technology & gadgets before they even come out- then you should already know that CES is coming up quick! That’s the Consumer Electronics Show, where just about every gadget you can think of will be announced or shown to over 100,000 people across the globe.
Is your New Years Resolution this year to save money? Be less wasteful and more Eco-friendly? Bracketron’s GreenZero Technology may help do all three in one shot. While searching online we came across Bracketron’s new line of chargers, which detects when a device is at full charge and shuts off the incoming power.
Ready to use Siri with your TV too?
As rumor has it, Apple television will arrive around the end of 2012 in three different sizes, maxing out at 55”. (Reports say that the device will feature Siri integration, allowing viewers to control the TV set with their voice.)
by Jessica Nin
ProductionHUB is going to be at Createasphere in California this week November 2 & 3. Just a reminder: Createasphere is a global community builder for the entertainment technology industry. With two full days of exhibition, seminars, education, and networking, we are very excited to be attending. The robust program offerings include a number of not-to-be missed events and opportunities to gain insight into the latest developments happening at the intersection of creativity and technology.