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Weekly Reading: Has Anyone Ever Really Tried to Drink from a Fire Hose?

For whatever reason, my wife loves karaoke (karaoke lovers are screaming at their monitors, “We know the reason!”). I get the communal experience of a karaoke bar.

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Analogy Alert! Don’t Do This

Do perform a proper needs assessment prior to embarking on an AV project. Don’t sell the client a solution that you know doesn’t meet those needs — or a solution that it just plain less-than-good. If you don’t have the right solution in your arsenal, you don’t have the right solution in your arsenal. Putting in […]

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Meeting 2012 ADA Compliance Requirements for Assistive Listening

It can be difficult to accept from today’s perspective, but not very many years ago it was legally permissible for a person to be denied service because of a disability. It may not have been out of intentional discrimination, the building the company was housed in simply may not have been able to accommodate the […]

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Weekly Reading: Shhh, This is My Jam

There is reading, and then there is reading. I’ve been doing a lot of the latter in recent weeks, including reading a modest 158-page guide to AV/IT infrastructure in higher education. It’s a fantastic piece of work from a collection of dedicated InfoComm volunteers, vetted by the world’s most prominent technology managers’ groups. And you don’t have […]

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Weekly Reading: Drones and JavaScript

“I watch movies more than once,” says my third-grade nephew. “Why shouldn’t I read  books more than once?” Truer words were never spoken. In honor or my precocious kin, whom I saw over Thanksgiving, I’ve thrown in a couple stories that may require a second pass to fully digest. University Researchers Discover Security Flaws in […]

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