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NY Cine Interview: Music and Movie Industries

Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 Posted in Digital Video, Entertainment, Hip Hop, Lifestyle, New Media, New York Cine Radio, Technology | No Comments »

This is a second excerpt from my recent interview with the guys over at New York Cine Radio on the similarities between the music and the film industries, especially as it pertains to the topic of digital disruption.

2014 York College Tech Symposium

Saturday, November 1st, 2014 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Digital Video, Entertainment, Future of Education, Gaming, LaGuardia, Lifestyle, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

I traveled to the outskirts of Queens yesterday to present at the 2014 York College Technology Symposium on the topic of "Enhancing Student Engagement with Open Source Software". It was a great event featuring digitally engaged faculty from throughout the ...

NY Cine Interview: Digital Disruption

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 Posted in Entertainment, Hip Hop, Lifestyle, New Media, New York Cine Radio, Technology | No Comments »

This is a video excerpt from my recent interview with the guys over at New York Cine Radio on the topic of the digital disruption in the music and movie industries, and how services like YouTube have made a seismic ...

The life and times of a struggling MC

Monday, October 20th, 2014 Posted in Hip Hop, Lifestyle, New Media, New York Cine Radio, NYU - ITP, Technology | No Comments »

It is a rare occurrence when I get an opportunity to stop and reflect on the path not taken. With that said, I want to thank Tom Seymour and De Loot for inviting me to be interviewed on the New ...

CUNY SPS – Communication and Media degree

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Digital Video, Future of Education, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

Earlier this week we recorded a marketing video for the Communication and Media program at the CUNY School of Professional Studies (SPS). The purpose of the video was to give potential students an overview of the program and the admission ...

Tech Training – Summer 2014

Friday, June 13th, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, New Media, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The summer is the time when I brush up on old skills or take the plunge and develop new ones. The plan for this summer was to initially focus all of my time on Objective C and iOS app development. ...

New Media Technology Class of 2014 – Project Lab

Friday, June 13th, 2014 Posted in Digital Video, ePortfolio, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Technology | No Comments »

Last night was the end of the semester for the Spring 2014 LaGuardia New Media Technology capstone class. Over the course of the semester we covered a great deal of material and developed some interesting final portfolios. This semester we ...

New Media Tech: LaGuardia Graduation 2014

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 Posted in LaGuardia, New Media, Technology | No Comments »

Another year has gone by and another group of New Media graduates are ready to move on to the next stage of their journey. After 13 years of teaching this never gets old. My students are the absolute best part ...

The 2014 LaGuardia Publishing Reception

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 Posted in Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

President Gail Mellow holds a publishing reception every year to acknowledge faculty at LaGuardia Community College for their academic and creative accomplishments. Once again I was happy to be counted among the scholars from the Humanities Department. The main article ...

Mid Year Technology project: 2009 MacBook Pro Upgrade

Monday, April 7th, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The majority of the weekend was taken up with birthday activities for the wife so I had to wait until Sunday evening to finally upgrade my old 2009 17 inch MacBook Pro with a new 1TB solid state drive (SSD). ...