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AV Shop Talk
Nathan Schneider
E47 | Resignation & Cynicism That Permeates
1 hour 16 minutes Posted Dec 1, 2017 at 10:00 am.
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Bill Brown returns to talk about resignation and cynicism that seems to permeate the AV industry. HDMI 2.1 is released, Verrex opens new office in LA, former Google employee developing AI god, Net Neutrality debate rages on. I respond to your AV emails.
Show Notes:
Special Guests: Bill Brown
Release Date: December 1, 2017
Running Time:
Intro
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Tweet: Black Friday Blow Out Sale!
Sponsor: Peerless-AV Xtreme Outdoor Soundbar
Bill Brown on Linked-In
Bill Brown on Twitter
AV News
CI – Verrex Opening Los Angeles Office As Growth Continues
Guardian – Former Google engineer is developing an AI god
Geek News Central Podcast
HDMI.org – HDMI 2.1 Officially Released
Boston Globe – Like Y2K, the Net Neutrality Crisis is Way Overhyped
NY Times – The Internet Is Dying. Repealing Net Neutrality Hastens That Death
Interview
E44 Bill Brown AV Career Spotlight
AV Week Podcast – Episode 270 Steering the Ship
AV Install Nightmares Facebook Group
E9 Jerrold Stevens AV Install Nightmares
Theory behind the Brag Board
“there are intelligent, caring people behind all this great technology”
Identifying barriers to ownership as an AV Professional:
Lack of awareness of industry organizations
Feeling relegated to the back seat
AV Techs not understanding how important they are to the bigger business plan
AV Techs not knowing how to justify the business case for regular training
Leadership’s fear of competitors poaching well trained employees
AV Email
Aaron: “CTS holder stunned by the Infocomm/AVIXA rebrand”
Tweet/Photo: New coat of paint on the AVIXA CTS-D cert
Levi: “really appreciate the quality and effort you put in”
Free 2D CAD Software: Solid Edge 2D Drafting
Ajish: rAVe Pubs, Apps/Gear recommendations from AV insiders
Todd Linked-In: Awesome recommendation
Couple Other Things
Join AutoCAD for AV webinar list, just email [email protected]
Vlog: ENT Public Service Announcement – I can hear again!
Got a new toy! Qnap TS-251A 2-Bay NAS via Amazon
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Credits
Host & Producer: Nate Schneider
Episode Sponsor: Peerless-AV
Theme Music: Giants Causeway by Colin Owens
Voice Over Talent: John Perry