Historic Downsizing for Microsoft

Historic Downsizing for Microsoft

Written by: Catherine Satcher Last month Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced their plan to cut 18,000 jobs in the upcoming months. This downsizing will be the largest in the company’s history. As many as 12,500 of the layoffs will come from eliminating overlaps that came with acquiring the Nokia unit in April. Head of Microsoft’s Xbox division and […]

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5 Award-Winning Web Series You Need to Know About

5 Award-Winning Web Series You Need to Know About

Written by: Catherine Satcher 5. #SamoKazem/#JustSaying About: A drama web series designed by Serbian creators, Jelena Gavrilovic, Boris Miljkovic, Radovan Kupres, Milica Zebeljan, Djordje Markovic, Ivana Antic and Kosta Glusica.The series illustrates the findings of a research project between a number of different teenagers coming from Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYR Macedonia and Kosovo. Their […]

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Netflix Sweeping up Nods for the 66th Emmy Awards

Netflix Sweeping up Nods for the 66th Emmy Awards

Written by: Catherine Satcher Netflix shocked everyone this year as they racked up several Emmy nominations. Last year Netflix’s claim to fame came with 14 Emmy nominations and their recognition as the first web-based service to be nominated for original programming. Orange is The New Black led the comedy series category with 12 nominations including Outstanding […]

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Kicking the World Cup into the Digital Age

Kicking the World Cup into the Digital Age

Written by: Catherine Satcher Bitter about the US Belgium game? So are we. But cheers to the live streaming of all 64 matches, first time goal line technology, and of course Tim Howard’s 16 record breaking saves. This year the World Cup has gone digital. Univision Deportes Network, partnered with NeuLion, provides 24-hour coverage and has […]

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Finance Your Film Dreams

Finance Your Film Dreams

Written by: Catherine Satcher Don’t let the funding blues get you down. There are several opportunities out there for you to finance your dreams. No Film School, an online resource for all things film, has compiled a helpful and lengthy list of summer scholarships, grants and other financial opportunities to fund your film projects. The list […]

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Interview: National Film Society On Start Up Filmmaking

Interview: National Film Society On Start Up Filmmaking

Written by: Catherine Satcher Need some Filmspiration?  Well, the National Film Society is just for you! National Film Society is a new media studio that was created by filmmakers Patrick Epino and Stephen Dypiangco.  Together they create original content and also collaborate with other content creators and producers on YouTube. They blend filmmaking and pop culture in […]

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5 Web Fests That You Need to Know About

5 Web Fests That You Need to Know About

Written by: Catherine Satcher 5. Austin WebFest Dates: June 26-28 www.austinwebfestival.com Austin WebFest kicked off their inaugural festival a  few days ago. Congrats to all of our friends over in Austin on your first web fest! The Austin WebFest is the first web series festival in the state of Texas. This new festival provides a venue […]

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