Category: The Business of Culture


Bob Nadkarni: 1943-2023

by Gabe Ponce de Leon The first time I walked through its doors, back in 2005, the Maze was just a family home. Its main claim to fame, at that point, was having been featured in the Snoop Dog video “Beautiful.” But I was completely blown away by the setup: The idiosyncratic design of the…
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Internetworking Edition 2023 & Potsdam Cyber Games

Internetworking Edition 2023 & Potsdam Cyber Games Dear Learning Community, Around five billion people worldwide use the Internet – more than half the world’s population. It has revolutionized our everyday lives. Banking transactions, sending e-mails, ordering products online – all this can be done easily and quickly via the network of networks. If you want…
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Rio de Janeiro – Cidade Maravilhosa

Olá and welcome to this beautiful aerial view of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil by drone. You will find all famous sights like the Sugarloaf Mountain, the Sambadrome, the statue of Christ the Redeemer (Cristo Redentor), Copacabana and of course some favelas! And you know it… like usual in 4K! Also have a look @World Wide…
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Tico Tico no Fubá

Tico Tico no Fubá

Excerpt from the Walt Disney film “Alô, Amigos!/Saludos, Amigos!”, produced in 1942, under the pretext of preserving the “Good Neighbor Policy” (set of supportive practices between South and North American countries, during World War II). An interesting observation is that “Tico Tico do Fubá” by Zequinha de Abreu is actually a Chorinho (Choro), and not…
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Porto Alegre

Porto Alegre – Rio Grande do Sul

Aerial images of the city of Porto Alegre taken with DJI Mavic Air. Music by Air – People in the City (Modjo Version)

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Rock in Rio GloboSat

Rock in Rio: GloboSat performed immersive remote production in 4K with Lawo V_matrix and mc² consoles

Globosat performed the live broadcast using Lawo’s IP infrastructure Lawo, a German company, said in a statement that GloboSat used during the 10 days of Rock in Rio 2019 held in the Olympic Park of Barra, in Rio, remote production connecting the also known as “City of Rock” with the production center of GloboSat which…
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TV Gazeta

TV Gazeta de São Paulo modernizes its transmission operations with Dolphin and Marina from Pebble Beach Systems

Solutions can guarantee migration from TV Gazeta’s legacy automation system Pebble Beach Systems announced that the São Paulo television station, TV Gazeta, is modernizing its broadcasting operations with Dolphin, a compact and accessible integrated channel device and Marina, a centralized content management, ingest and multi-automation solution channel. Migrating its legacy automation system, TV Gazeta decided…
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Netflix Streaming Stunning Growth in Latin America

Netflix is seeing rapid subscriber growth in regions including Asia and Latin America as it girds for tougher competition in the streaming market, newly detailed figures show. In a regulatory filing this week, Netflix offered the first detailed look at its finances from various regions around the world, The figures showed nearly 14.5 million subscribers…
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Most Famous Graffiti Artists from São Paulo

Known as one of the most vibrant street art scenes in South America, São Paulo has produced great graffiti artists who have left their mark not only in the city but throughout the world. With neighborhoods such as Cambuci and Vila Madalena leading the way, São Paulo has become an outdoor art museum, with alleyways…
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