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Bob Wallace is a career content creator and strategist who has focused on video services and products, along with enabling technologies for over a decade. His efforts have centered on defining opportunities, identifying emerging trends and analyzing revenue models for video offerings in technology, media and entertainment. Bob is founder of Fast Forward Thinking LLC. ( www.fastforwardthinking.net) and has held senior editorial positions with Virgo Publishing, Horizon House, International Data Group, and CMP Inc. His experience is split between focusing on the business of technology for enterprises and for service providers. Bob received a B.S. in Journalism from Boston University.

Latest Articles

04/24/2014 'OTTnado' - Streaming TV's Breakout Year-in-Progress
04/17/2014 The Real Future of TV? Ask a Teen
04/10/2014 Verizon Targets Customer Retention with TV and Internet Loyalty Program
04/03/2014 Dyn Lets the Music (and Video) Do the Talking for its Products
03/27/2014 How Cinemas Expanded Beyond Movies to Survive & Evolve
03/19/2014 Evaluating the Facebook Video Ad Opportunity
03/13/2014 Legal Eagles and 'Court TV': Aereo, Comcast and Blackout Rules
03/06/2014 DISHing Out OTT - TV, Movies and (Finally) Live Sports
02/27/2014 Pay-TV's Most Strategic Weapon - Regional Sports Networks?
02/20/2014 User-Generated Video Reshapes the News Business: For Better or Worse?
02/13/2014 End the NFL TV Blackout Rule - For the Love of the Game
02/06/2014 With D-ecision Day Looming for Aereo and Broadcasters; What Follows for TV?
01/30/2014 Search, Discovery and Recommendations: Why TiVo's Buying Digitalsmiths
01/23/2014 Getting Smart about Home Management Services
01/16/2014 Network DVR: Cloudy with a Chance of Mass Appeal
01/09/2014 Seeking a Business Case for 4K TV: CES and Far Beyond
12/30/2013 Address the Mess! Avoid the Online Christmas Shopping Fail
12/19/2013 Can Cablecos, Netflix Take Binge Viewing to the Next Level?
12/10/2013 Verizon Adding EdgeCast to Video Assets; Full Stream Ahead
12/05/2013 Top Holiday Gifts and Gags for Video and CE Devices
11/20/2013 Comcast Just Started Selling Movies through Set-Top Boxes
11/14/2013 Equipped with Video & Analytics, Retailers Welcome Shoppers
11/07/2013 Personal Safety Driving Home Control for the Holidays & Beyond
10/31/2013 Netflix Wants Movies Upon Cinema Debut - Trick or Treat?
10/24/2013 Live Sports: The World Series of Advertising Options
10/17/2013 Cable and Broadcast Innovation: A Closer Look at Netflix and Aereo
10/10/2013 Robocalling: The Good, the Bad and the Beyond
10/03/2013 TV Performance: Not (Yet) Job 1
09/26/2013 Warning: Streaming OTT Services Leads to Binging
09/19/2013 The Original Series Strategy - Why Netflix Wins
09/12/2013 Free Stuff: Loyalty Programs from Cablecos, Telcos?
09/06/2013 Amazon's Home Automation Entry - The DIY Approach
08/29/2013 Game On: Sports Fuel Content Strategy Changes
08/22/2013 Bring on the Chief Town Technology Officer
08/15/2013 Phone Upgrades: Escape from Legacy Island?
08/06/2013 Time Warner Cable vs. CBS, and Aereo: Retransmission Warfare
08/02/2013 Behind the News: TiVo, Google, Level 3 and AT&T
07/26/2013 We See You: Retail Crime Brings Video Security into Focus
07/19/2013 Aereo: Send Lawyers, Stuns and Money
07/11/2013 Video Fuels Gas Stations' Sales Efforts
07/02/2013 DVD Rental Reality: Movies & Math
06/28/2013 Mobile Video Drives Backhaul Bonanza, Part 2
06/27/2013 Mobile Video Drives Backhaul Bonanza, Part 1
06/20/2013 Weber's World: AT&T U-verse Launch & Landmarks
06/12/2013 Attack of the Home Management Services
06/06/2013 Netflix Original or Amazon-Viacom: Diverse Strategies
05/30/2013 Video Advances: Akamai Delivers for Service Providers
05/23/2013 Can Tech Boost Baseball's Fan Experience?
05/16/2013 VoD: See Movies Before Cinema
05/09/2013 thePlatform: Enabling Cable OTT Today
05/01/2013 Make Your Own TV Sundae: OTT & Connected Sets
04/24/2013 How Netflix Survives and Thrives
04/19/2013 Boston Marathon Bombing Latest: Video Surveillance to the Rescue
04/17/2013 Boston Marathon Mayhem: Connecting After the Bombing
04/11/2013 Video Industry Change in the Air at NAB
04/03/2013 Why Broadcast TV Networks Want Aereo Gone
04/03/2013 Why Broadcast TV Networks Want Aero Gone
03/27/2013 March Mobile Video Madness Scores
03/20/2013 A la Carte TV: Reality (Still) Bites
03/13/2013 March Madness Goes Free to Boost TV Everywhere
03/07/2013 Grading Comcast's Home Control Outreach
02/28/2013 Tablets Enable Revenue Rewards through Extended Streaming Video Viewing
02/20/2013 Akamai's Advertising Services Continue Content Delivery Industry Evolution
02/13/2013 Coming Attractions: Live Streamed High School Sports
02/07/2013 The Live Streamed Super Bowl - Big Success, or Huge Work in Progress?
01/30/2013 The Super Bowl - from Dream On to Stream On
01/28/2013 An Operators' Guide to Success with Home Automation, Control and Monitoring Services
01/15/2013 Top Video Takeaways from CES 2013
01/09/2013 Original Programming, Price Pressures Devalue Movies as Consumer Lure to Pay-TV
01/02/2013 New Year's Resolutions for the Video Industry
12/26/2012 A No-Nonsense Yearend Wish List for the Video Industry
12/19/2012 Enterprises Take Video to the Consumer Masses with Out-of-Home Systems
12/19/2012 Enterprises Take Video to the Consumer Masses with Out-of-Home Systems
12/12/2012 Soaring Live Sports Carriage Fees: Racing Toward the Content Cliff
12/05/2012 Game Change: From Retail to Digital Distribution - Why, How and When
11/28/2012 TDG Profiles 'Cord Cutters' and 'Cord Nevers': Operator Challenges Beyond TV Everywhere
11/28/2012 TDG Profiles 'Cord Cutters' and 'Cord Nevers': Operator Challenges Beyond TV Everyhwere
11/21/2012 Give the Gift of Video: (Affordable) Yearend Holiday Shopping
11/14/2012 SMBs Seeking Ethernet Services - Video Drives Verizon, Comcast Rollouts
11/07/2012 Aerosmith Takes Live Video Streaming Mainstream, and to Main Street
10/31/2012 Surviving the Telco TV & Cord Cutter Body Punch, Head Punch (Part 2 of 2)
10/24/2012 Telco TV and Cord Cutters: The Body Punch, Head Punch to Cablecos (Part 1 of 2)
10/17/2012 Application Evolution: The Video Game Change
10/10/2012 TV Everywhere: For Whom and for How Long
10/03/2012 What's Good for Online Video is Good for America
09/26/2012 Top 12 Reasons to Cash in on Video Education at Video World Conference & Expo
09/18/2012 Using Wi-Fi to Improve the Attendee Experience? Network Debuts at Patriots Home Opener
09/12/2012 Service Provider Home TV Pricing - Keep it Simple Stupid!
09/05/2012 Video Surveillance and Automation Services Hit Home - and Businesses
08/29/2012 Confident in the Business of Video, ESPN Pays 100% Increase in Major League Baseball Rights Fees
08/21/2012 Enterprise Video Implementations - Well Beyond Conferencing and Collaboration
08/15/2012 TiVolution - How One Video Visionary Thinks (and Acts) Well Outside the Box
08/07/2012 Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) + Video = Brought Your Own Demise?
07/31/2012 The Live Streaming Summer Olympics - A Global Proving Ground in Perspective
07/26/2012 Expanding the Streaming Movie Battlefield - Enter Verizon & Redbox
07/18/2012 Ericsson to Deliver Kickoff Keynote at Video World Conference & Expo
07/12/2012 Customer Service - Actual Customer Care vs. Retention Detention
07/05/2012 Visionaries Flock to Video World Conference
07/05/2012 Visionaries Flock to Video World Conference Speaker Faculty
07/03/2012 Apps Make the Video World Go 'Round - Faster Than Ever

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