Thought for the Day

“Logic is a feeble reed, friend. “Logic” proved that airplanes can’t fly and that H-bombs won’t work and that stones don’t fall out of the sky. Logic is a way of saying that anything that didn’t happen yesterday won’t happen tomorrow.” 
― Robert A. Heinlein, Glory Road

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 With pictures and audio production, people can take the tour virtually for the first time, even if they can't make it to Monterey

GPS incredible, ever improving new technology

We did it!  After over two years of in-depth research, script writing, trigger location placement and voice tracking, the Voicemap Monterey tour is now live and available for download.  The venture is a partnership with South African based Voicemap, who provid...

--The online event will take place May 13 - 14, 2020--

Washington, D.C. -- NAB Show’s new digital experience, NAB Show Express, will take place May 13 - 14, 2020. The dynamic platform is free and designed to engage the NAB Show community by offering 24-hour access to premium content curated and customizable for the global media and entertainment community. NAB Show Express offers three unique educational channels, on-demand content and an exclusi...

NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith Announces NAB Show Off for April, Reviewing Options for Event Later This Year

Washington, D.C. – NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith today issued the following letter to the NAB Show community regarding plans for NAB Show in light of coronavirus concerns:

Dear NAB Show community,

As you know, we have been carefully monitoring coronavirus developments both domestically and globally over the past few weeks.

In the int...

Today, U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr gave a brilliant speech that spells out America today from a very pragmatic standpoint.  He talks about religion's role as it has to do with government and touches on freedom of speech and the press, in particular.  We offer it here because we believe it is important for all U.S. citizen's to understand what is going on in the U.S. today.

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DALLAS, TX -- Winners of the 2019 National Association of Broadcasters' (NAB) Marconi Radio Awards were announced Thursday evening at the 30th annual NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner, sponsored by Xperi and held at the Radio Show in Dallas, Texas.

Established in 1989 and named after inventor and Nobel Prize winner Guglielmo Marconi, the NAB Marconi Radio Awards are given to radio stations and outstanding on-air personalities t...

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Las Vegas, NV -- The National Association of Broadcasters announced today preliminary registered attendance of 91,460 for the 2019 NAB Show, the world’s largest annual convention encompassing the convergence of media, entertainment and technology.

"Once again, NAB Show is the premier showcase for the latest advancements that are reshaping the world of media, entertainment and technology," said NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis...

Las Vegas, NV -- NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith delivered the annual NAB State of the Industry address during the 2019 NAB Show. Below is a transcript of his remarks as prepared for delivery.


Good morning. It’s wonderful to see all of you here.

I so appreciate your attendance at this great show.

As we greet old friends and make new ones during our time here, many of us are reminded of a dear friend in the broadcasting industry we lost just l...