Industry News and Press Releases, Software, Video Editing

Avid Technology is Driving the Cloud-based Content Creation Revolution

January 30, 2018

Avid and Microsoft have joined forces to innovate the future of media in the cloud. Find out in the article below how the two company’s share a vision and are striving to develop new possibilities for media and content creation through cloud collaboration. From Microsoft Business Through its MediaCentral platform, Avid offers its customers dynamic Read More

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By Britt,

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Microsoft and Avid Showcase Joint Cloud Strategy at Two Big Events

August 22, 2017

Jess Bedford reports on Avid and their participation in two events to showcase the importance of the cloud.  Avid was showcasing their cloud-based strategy at Microsoft Media & Entertainment Day and SIGGRAPH. Recently Avid participated in two events that underscore today’s media-anywhere environment and the importance of the cloud in that journey. In the same Read More

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By Courtney Wach,
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iMac Pro vs Microsoft Surface Studio

June 30, 2017

The war between Microsoft and Apple rages on with the battle of the new all-in-one’s: the iMac Pro versus the Microsoft Surface Studio.  Both machines are high-end pieces of equipment targeting professionals in the media or creative fields.  As appealing as that may be to any user, most of us will choose one brand over the Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

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Avid says Microsoft Cloud Partnership, Nexis Storage Line driving Revenue

May 15, 2017

Avid and Microsoft are working together driving the future of shared storage and studio operations to the cloud. This article from StudioDaly.com goes into the details: Hernandez said the deal with Microsoft will allow it to finish its planned evolution by making the company’s entire MediaCentral platform — and thus all of its applications — Read More

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By Britt,

Industry News and Press Releases, Software, Video Editing

Microsoft Surface Studio User Story Review

November 4, 2016

Microsoft Surface Studio is in all-in-one computer featuring a massive 28-inch touchscreen mounted to a base incorporating the actual computer components. The new device designed for the creative process can position upright to sketch, paint, and edit photos and can be laid down to draw on. Alex Schwindt discusses the new Microsoft Surface Studio, don’t miss Read More

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By Courtney Wach,

Industry News and Press Releases, Software, Video Editing

Microsoft’s Beautiful Surface Studio Is Coming! – Finally a Windows version of iMac for video editors

October 28, 2016

Finally a windows version of the iMac powerful enough, but affordable for video editors and creative professionals! Looking forward to hearing real world user stories. Planning on getting one for my office and home! Click here to watch the video on YouTube.

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By Britt,

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Wintel Virtual Reality: Intel, Microsoft, & The Plan

September 26, 2016

Virtual Reality is at the tip of everyone’s tongue and Seth Colaner did a great write-up for Tom’s Hardware; about some of the efforts from Intel and Microsoft to help capture the market. Seth explains how Intel’s approach to VR, AR, or XR is different than that of Oculus. Seth says: Intel is not going to build and Read More

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By Courtney Wach,

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A Look Back at 20 years of Streaming Media

March 10, 2016

What a great article.  It was back in 1999 we launched a sister website  WebVideoGuys.com to promote and teach people how to add video to their websites. Back then, over 15 years ago, the video was  a postage stamp 320×240 and it was using RealNetworks RealVideo, VDOnet, Vivo Active streaming and Microsoft Windows Media. We were Read More

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By Gary,

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Should Video Editors go to Microsoft Windows 10?

November 4, 2015

We’re posting this article to give our customers some background on Microsoft Windows 10 for video editing. Videoguys is still recommending Win7 for our customers. We are in early testing an evaluation of Windows 10 and so far it is looking good. We know Microsoft added some big performance tweaks that should make it even Read More

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By Gary,

Industry News and Press Releases, Software, Video Editing

Is the Microsoft Surface Book the new Laptop NLE king?

October 28, 2015

For years our top recommendation for editing video on a laptop computer has been either a MacBook Pro or an HP zBook. From what we are seeing, it looks like their could be a new NLE Laptop joining them at the top of the hill. The Microsoft Surface Book has all of the features, performance, and Read More

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By Gary,