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Digital Production Buzz – April 18, 2019

From old friends to new companies, this episode of The Buzz looks back at NAB and connects with more companies announcing new products. Plus, James DeRuvo shares more highlights from this year’s show.

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Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with John Harris, Jim Tierney, Evan Michals, Linda Tadic and James DeRuvo.

  • Cinedeck: News from NAB
  • The Challenge of Automated Transcripts
  • Evolphin: Asset Management for Creatives
  • Digital Bedrock Manages Archives
  • The Weekly doddleNEWS Update

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Guests this Week


Cinedeck: News from NAB

John Harris
John Harris, Director of Business Development, Cinedeck
John Harris is the Director of Business Development at Cinedeck. Cinedeck specializes in tools and hardware to simplify working with media. Tonight, John Harris, director of business development, describes their company and showcases their latest announcements at NAB.


The Challenge of Automated Transcripts

Jim Tierney
Jim Tierney, President, Digital Anarchy
Digital Anarchy creates plugins that simplify creating visual effects. And, recently, they branched into automated transcription with Transcriptive. Tonight, CEO Jim Tierney discusses the challenges of automating transcripts and displaying them in Premiere and Final Cut.


Evolphin: Asset Management for Creatives

Evan Michals
Evan Michals, VP Video Product Management, Evolphin
Evolphin makes software for creatives. From review-and-approval, to digital asset management, to full-on media asset management, they support individuals up to enterprises. Tonight, Evan Michals, VP of video product management, describes the company, their products and their NAB announcements.


Digital Bedrock Manages Archives

Linda Tadic
Linda Tadic, Founder/CEO, Digital Bedrock
Linda Tadic, CEO and founder of Digital Bedrock, spent 25 years as a professional archivist before starting her companyNow, she provides archiving services to others. But, as she explains tonight, this is far more complex than just storing old files. It means keeping your files “alive.”


The Weekly doddleNEWS Update

James DeRuvo
James DeRuvo, Editor-in-Chief, doddleNEWS.
James DeRuvo, Editor-in-Chief at doddleNEWS, has a multi-faceted career that spans radio, film and publishing. With experience covering technology in the video industry for nearly 20 years, James presents our weekly doddleNEWS Update.
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