The next time someone tells me that online video is too cutting-edge for them, I'll point out that the Pope is now using this medium. OK, I'm pretty sure that he didn't set up the Qik account himself, but still.
Here's a nice post from Chris Brogan on the right tool for the job: text, audio or video. As usual, Chris communicates clearly as he shares information and gives us food for thought. If you read Chris regularly, you'll recognize this M.O.
How do you figure out if audio or video is the preferred medium for your message? Listen to the Trafcom News Podcast Show 55, an interview with audio artist Victoria Fenner to find out! In this 22-minute podcast, Victoria and I discuss the intrinsic value of audio as a communications tool.
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One big objection? The small screens typical of portable players.
Perhaps if these special specs catch on, we’ll all be enjoying movies with them. Who knows? We could also see corporations purchasing the glasses in quantity for employee training. No more squinting at a tiny screen.