AV Power Up! – Episode 69: Part 2 – Powering It Up (Again) With the techXchange

AVPowerUp_750x400So did you happen to “catch” Part 1? 

Well if so, you’re ready for Part 2 as the Crew welcome back their guests:

Alesia Hendley – AV Tech/Operator/Berry Center at Cypress Fairbanks ISD (in Houston, TX)

Sal Biondio – IT Executive Support Services at Prudential Financial (and former AV guy)

Jeremy Caldera – AV industry pro, whereabouts unknown for now

In AV Power Up episode 52 we did the techXchange (a former rAVe podcast) and we’re bringing it back again, as well as our guest from that show Alesia Hendley. On this one we discuss four recent stories:

CRN: Sources: Massive Layoffs Coming At Cisco *

appleinsider: Tim Cook says AI & augmented reality are core technologies in Apple’s future

Fast Company: A Cord-Cutter’s Guide to Watching the Olympics

ITProPortal: Stop talking ‘Internet of Things’ and deliver the experiences!

Update: It has recently been specified that Cisco will lay off 5,500 employees or 7% of its total workforce, less than the original report of 14,000. Here is the information in this Ars Technica article

So plug in and Power Up (again) – with the techXchange!