Woman Meets Machine: Filmmaking As the Marriage of Humanity and Technology

Woman Meets Machine Filmmaking is the ultimate marriage of humanity and technology. By all accounts, I’m new to the art and science of film. Yes, I’ve been a storyteller — via computer keys and paper — my entire life, but it was only a few years ago that I was thrust into the craft of […]

Can Data Help Prevent Massive Loss of Polar Bears?

Scientists capture and analyze data to study polar bear behavior Seagate storage products are helping a team of scientists and researchers learn more about the behaviors of polar bears and educate the public and policy makers about this threatened species. Polar Bears International (PBI), a ...

Your Own Drive-In Movie? It’s Easier Than You Think!

For the past decade and more, we’ve been spoiled with one blockbuster after another, from The Lord of the Rings to the new Star Trek and Star Wars films, over several X-Men and every single Marvel movie, with some excellent animation movies such as Frozen and Inside Out for the kids on ...

How Seagate Helped Save Precious Data from Dad’s Cancer Battle

Documenting the last four months David Miller, a freelance TV producer and director, used a video camera to document the last four months of his father’s battle with cancer. Each day, Miller was careful to backup the footage he’d recorded to his father’s network-attached storage (NAS) drive. ...

Surveillance: If we’re not going to use it, should we be storing it?

. Video surveillance is so much more than just a means to provide elevated levels of security.  It benefits us in myriad endeavors from civil engineering and education to retail and marketing, to name a few. Whether it’s understanding traffic patterns to design a better highway or mass ...

Cloud: Romo strikeout or the Cabrera homerun (that didn’t happen)?

. Sergio Romo was lights out incredible all post season, especially when it counted the most – striking out Miguel Cabrera looking with a fastball down the middle of the plate after a series of breaking balls – to win the World Series last night. For many prognosticators, cloud is a ...

Pepcom exhibitors show some storage love

Pepcom was an awesome experience…lots of influential media personalities, and some great products from great companies.  Of course, I was looking for storage angles, and what stood out to me were a couple companies that focused on content consumption…more specifically video. Roku ...