It’s Futile to Fight the Future

At the heart of the problem of PIPA and SOPA is old media companies’ out-dated paradigms colliding with the future of technology. It’s a battle against chaos they cannot ever win. Here’s why.

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Vimeo’s Removal of Jeffery Harrell’s FCPX Video and What That Means to You

UPDATE: My original blog post I assumed Apple legal made Vimeo take the video down. According to this tweet, it was a music clearance issue. I originally thought Apple had Vimeo remove the video. Mainly because I’ve never, ever seen Vimeo take down a video due to music clearance. Not saying they haven’t, I just never saw it. […]

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Apple Has You by the Cojones

There’s a lot of frustration over FCPX. I believe rightly so. I more than any embrace change. But this is too much change, too soon, with no warning. While Apple added a number of features editors have been asking for (features their competitors have had for years), they turned around and got rid of a […]

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