jBB’s Final Thoughts: FairUse/Copyright Claim in My Favor

DailyRandomShit for 2016-05-22 Sometimes the algorithm gets it right. Yeah, I know, right? I just got a message from YouTube that they agree that my use of a Daily Show video clip in my podcast is allowed because if falls under their Fair Use rules. Yay me! Continue reading jBB’s Final Thoughts: FairUse/Copyright Claim in My Favor

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 11: Vocal Talent, Studio Trickery & Leave Britney Alone 2014

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 11: Vocal Talent, Studio Trickery & Leave Britney Alone 2014 While the World seems on the verge of self-destruction, the Media World was a tizzy about a leaked less-than-flattering studio track of a Britney Spears vocal that made many wonder if it was all studio trickery. As one with more than enough published evidence of my own wobbly “vocal talents” (See my previous blog … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 11: Vocal Talent, Studio Trickery & Leave Britney Alone 2014

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 10: Dear Mr. Atheist, Part 1

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 10: Dear Mr. Atheist, Part 1 (IBF 20). Religion and politics on the Internet, what could go wrong? My initial thought about the “Dear Mr. Atheist” viral video. Please check out the LetUsExplain response video. They do a great job addressing Joshua Feuerstein’s points (with a sense of humor, too) (IBF 20) MP3 Version:  Enjoy and please subscribe to my YouTube channel or subscribe … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 10: Dear Mr. Atheist, Part 1

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 02: The Mystery of the Unexplored References

MP3 Version: JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 02: The Mystery of the Unexplored References. Found a forgotten letter from an old college professor who reviewed a book I’d written, pondering what I did with her advice. I refer to a familiar phenomenon, where I uncover some repeating themes in my past journal posts (see, “The Curse of Having Digitally Enhanced Memories“). I’m not deterministic, but apparently … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 02: The Mystery of the Unexplored References

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 01: The Ken Burns Effect

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 1: The Ken Burns Effect. After watching an episode of Babylon 5, it dawned on me that I have the same technology to create video journals. So here’s my first one, following attending a talk by the filmmaker Ken Burns. MP3 version: Enjoy and please subscribe to my YouTube channel or subscribe to all of my blog posts (scroll to the bottom of … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 01: The Ken Burns Effect

Blogs, Podcasts and Newsfeeds! Oh My!

When I first began to “teach” technology in ’98 it became important for me to keep my ear to the ground about what was happening in technology development. At the time I relied on a daily Internet radio from C/NET. As with many things on the Internet, eventually this show just went away, but not long after that I happened to run into ZD-TV (which … Continue reading Blogs, Podcasts and Newsfeeds! Oh My!