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LaGuardia New Media Technology Update

Monday, May 25th, 2015 Posted in LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Last week I was part of a faculty panel that presented on the upcoming curricular changes to the LaGuardia New Media Technology major. In addition to the core web development classes we are now adding new tracks in digital journalism, ...

This is why I teach.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 Posted in Future of Education, LaGuardia, Lifestyle, New Media, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

I had just returned from one of the many meetings that I have during the week to find a Facebook instant message from a former student of mine. I hadn't seen or heard from Juan directly since a few months ...

New York Cine Radio Updates

Friday, May 15th, 2015 Posted in Digital Video, New York Cine Radio | No Comments »

Here is a preview of the new promo banner for the New York Cine Radio podcast. It features all of the hosts of the show in one shot. The next step is to redesign the website to reflect the new ...

Video Seminar at CUNY School of Public Health

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 Posted in Digital Video, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Today I presented at the CUNY School of Public Health on video technologies in use by faculty and students at the CUNY School of Professional Studies and the LaGuardia Community College Media and Technology Programs. It was my first trip ...

Batman vs Vader: SPB Alternate Ending

Friday, March 6th, 2015 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, Digital Video, Entertainment | No Comments »

The team at Super Power Beat Down just posted the alternate ending to the epic Batman vs Darth Vader battle that premiered a few months back. The first version caused a fairly big stir on the internet due to the ...

NY Cine Bit Rot: Retron 5 & Street Fighter 2

Saturday, February 28th, 2015 Posted in Entertainment, Gaming, New Media, New York Cine Radio | No Comments »

We continue with the review of the Retron 5 console system by testing out the classic Super NES game, Street Fighter 2. The Retron 5 allows users to play all of their old classic video game cartridges from the NES, ...

NY Cine BitRot: Retron 5 & Streets of Rage

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 Posted in Entertainment, Gaming, New York Cine Radio, Technology | No Comments »

The podcast graduates from audio to a three camera video shoot this week! All the better as the New York Cine crew reviews the game-play of the classic Sega "Streets of Rage" game on the Retron 5 system. The Retron ...

Webinar: Creating Engaging Content

Thursday, January 29th, 2015 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Digital Video, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

Here is the video from my recent webinar on "Creating Engaging Content for the Web and Social Media". This was the second in a multi-part series of online seminars to educate potential students at CUNY School of Professional Studies about ...

Digital Disruption and the Cable Industry

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 Posted in Digital Video, New Media, New York Cine Radio, Technology | No Comments »

Last week the New York Cine Radio hosts had a fairly raucous discussion about some of the new streaming services and how they might lead to the decline of cable. With the average cable bill floating at well over a ...

We got drones!

Monday, January 5th, 2015 Posted in Digital Video, Drones, LaGuardia, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The Husban H107 Mini quadrocopter, with built in HD camera, I ordered for Christmas finally arrived yesterday. This was fairly cheap and yet functional mini drone. I was interested in getting one for a few months now. I had decided ...