Blog Archive for March 2015

Up Periscope!

March 31, 2015 by Andrew Robinson

I was at a meeting a couple of weeks ago with a colleague who had just come back from SXSW. He was giving us the highlights of some of the things he had seen. One of those big things was the Meerkat app that allows the user to live stream. Apparently this took SXSW by […]

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Today is National Orange Day! But when you Google it, it doesn’t show up so off to the source for all things weird: Wikipedia! Plug in National Orange Day in Wikipedia and it links to . . . Syracuse University. So National Orange Day isn’t so much a national day as much as it is […]

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Sometimes I think I should have been an accountant because working in the television business today is not for the faint of heart. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that that Apple will announce a $30-$40/month streaming service in June that includes ABC, CBS, and FOX although no NBC, apparently Apple is not a fan […]

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I have never met Jim Boeheim. All I know of him is what I read in the papers, on-line and seeing him at his press conferences. From that perspective Coach Boeheim appears to me to be many things: peevish, condescending towards reporters, blunt, demanding of his players, impatient and thin skinned. But one thing I […]

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As we head into the spring break now seems like a good time to reflect on the last few months because when everyone gets back from the break attention spans will grow shorter, seniors will focus on the next phase of their lives and the looming end of year projects, tests and searches for internships […]

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In our business we have become accustomed to hearing the phrase “You’d better watch this story because this will have big impacts on what we do.” We’ve been hearing that for years now and the “big impacts” part never really takes hold. Yes the internet and digital technology has been changing the landscape and yes […]

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Today is my first day back at OTN from having been gone all last week. I took a group of 13 graduate and senior students to New York City on the 2013 Newhouse NYC Benchmark Trip. Each year we set up visits with industry professionals who either come to the Lubin House (the Syracuse University […]

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It’s the last week of school before spring break and when we get back it’s the sprint to the finish line! Now is about the time when students (and faculty and staff) start looking ahead to the end of school and the summer. You may not believe this but that is usually a very busy […]

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