Monday, April 30, 2007
Friday, April 27, 2007
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
In June 2005 I went to Japan and of the many interesting media and technology applications we saw, HDTV for me was a true eyeopener. Unfortunately HDTV is still not really around and only since very recently true 1080p TV's can be bought here in The Netherlands. I went for the Sony 40w2000, an impressive machine indeed! Connected to it is an Apple TV. A great combination indeed and up and running straight out of the box. A little more HD content would be appreciated...
Sunday, April 22, 2007
Wednesday, April 18, 2007
Tuesday, April 17, 2007
At today's IPAN board meeting we discussed the next event that will be all about an update on New Television developments. Television requires both creativity and money to be successful. Ronnie brought a briefcase with the latter? We will never know as he did not want to share the contents of it...
Sunday, April 15, 2007
The final media activity on this very nice and sunny day was reading through a lot of printed magazines. In the Emerce of the month I hit our advertisement for Blognomics 07 that will take place on May 10. As the room has a limited capacity we will probably be 'sold out' soon ....
Saturday, April 14, 2007
Now that the team for PICNIC '07 is getting completer and completer, it was time to have a dinner together again, especially as many of us will be attending Milia in Cannes next week. We had it at Pont13 a refurbished ferry, excellent food in a great environment complemented by great weather...
Friday, April 13, 2007
An inspiring evening at 'The art show' the medialab of the public broadcasters in The Netherlands. At an informal setting some interesting presentations were mixed with sufficient time to absorb and share what came by... Pentabytes of digital pictures and film must have been made. Bliin had a good session as one of the new wave of media formats that presented..
Monday, April 09, 2007
Sunday, April 08, 2007
Tuesday, April 03, 2007
Every first Tuesday of the month, we have our IPAN meeting gathering over 100 internet professionals for an interesting session with key players in the industry followed by 'schmoozing' or networking as we call it. This time the topic was VCnight and I had the pleasure being on stage representing DCIF with some other Dutch VC's. Stef Kolman of Bliin, one of our portfolio companies gave an excellent pitch to the gathered vc's and internet professionals...