"Innovate or vegetate." -- Mario Leone (Electronic Solutions Company) quoting the founder of Rowan University
Mario Leone is a CEDIA volunteer who also works at Rowan University in New Jersey. One of the projects he worked on with the students? MemSat, a four-inch cube satellite launched in May as part of a NASA project. He talks about this and other projects that inform the knowledge he brings to his integration projects.
Find more info here.
Here's the class Mr. Leone will be teaching at CEDIA Expo 2018.
(Also, remember Heathkit? We do!)
CEDIA's Dave Pedigo, Walt Zerbe, and Ed Wenck are joined by Ian Bryant (ZenArray) to talk about all the goodies that are going into CEDIA's new HQ and training facility in Fishers, Indiana.
ALSO: DO NOT forget to take the CEDIA Size and Scope survey!
It only takes a few minutes, the info helps us help YOU, and there's free stuff involved. Here's the link.
A lot of new technologies directly impact the CEDIA universe, and this podcast covers literally EVERYTHING the Tech Council has been mulling over in the last few months. It’s a free-wheeling discussion that covers topics ranging from AI to AR to the latest developments in the labs at Amazon and Boston Dynamics.
A ton of links are mentioned in this one (they all make sense after a listen):
The CEDIA Size and Scope Survey:
“What's Next for Humanity: Automation, New Morality and a Global Useless Class”
"The Future of Jobs"
GoFundMe for Ella Whistler
Also, here’s the text of that DVR issue Walt mentioned: “An Argentinian security researcher names Ezequiel Fernandez has published a powerful new tool that can easily extract plain text credentials for various DVR brands and grant attackers access to those systems, and inherently the video feeds they're supposed to record. The tool named getDVR_credentials is proof of concept for CVE-2018-9995, a vulnerability discovered by Fernandez at the start of April.”
"We have a moral and ethical responsibility to deliver great music to people." -- Rich Green, Rich Green Design
As we move towards renting and streaming our music and combining that with files we own, how can one best manage all of this? What formats should we embrace and what’s going to handle the aspects switching between them? CEDIA's Ed Wenck and Walt Zerbe are joined by Green, Christiaan Beukes (Sphere Custom Design), and Wayne Hyde (CAVD).