WHITEPAPER: Just How Disruptive are Smart TVs?

Hamish McPharlin – June 2013 [DOWNLOAD THE FULL WHITEPAPER – PDF] INTRODUCTION It was 2007 when Yahoo! rolled out a partnership with device manufacturers called ‘Yahoo! Widgets’ that delivered information to your TV set via an internet connection. Suddenly, the ability to call up a quick weather report, news headline, or social media feed was … More WHITEPAPER: Just How Disruptive are Smart TVs?

Anything New on the Horizon? – Updates to the UPC’s Cable Box

Not many people had heard of the UPC Horizon service until the UPC parent, Liberty Global, bought Virgin Television earlier in the year.  With the Virgin acquisition UPC got its hands on Tivo, and became a European cable giant running TWO different next-gen TV platforms, and the comparisons began. Would Horizon ever replace Tivo or … More Anything New on the Horizon? – Updates to the UPC’s Cable Box

Overhead Projectors, Broadcast Channels and Other Redundant Technologies

Nigel Walley – Feb 2009 I used an overhead projector for a presentation at a conference the other day.  It was great.  You get to write on a sheet of acetate, like your teachers used to, and it shines up on the wall.  Joking aside, there was something immediate and human about presenting ideas with … More Overhead Projectors, Broadcast Channels and Other Redundant Technologies