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We’ve Got the Perfect Gift for Dad this Father’s Day (and for you, too): Buy One ūmi, Get One Free

Undoubtedly, the best way to spend Father’s Day with dad is at one of his favorite places.  We always have a big family dinner. What are your traditions?  Do you go hiking?  Go to the movies?  Sit at home and watch golf?  Regardless, there’s nothing like making dad feel like a king for a day doing whatever he likes to do best. For those of us who don’t live close to home, technology is bringing us closer than ever before so that we can spend tim…

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Enter for a Chance to Meet an NBA Legend on Cisco ūmi!

…i to spend time with friends and family when they can’t be together in person. Some of my favorites are from the NBA at Home with Cisco ūmi video series. We set up NBA players and their family members with ūmi telepresence systems so they can stay connected despite their extremely busy lives. As a Boston native, I am especially excited that two outstanding Celtics’ players, Paul Pierce and legend Bill Russell, are connecting on ūmi. Here’s the mo…

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EXCLUSIVE: See How NBA Superstar Kevin Durant and His Mom Stay Close with Cisco ūmi

What did everyone do for Mother’s Day? Were you lucky enough to celebrate with your mom in person? Or did you have to find a creative way to get in touch with her, similar to what NBA player Kevin Durant did? Kevin, a forward for the Oklahoma City Thunder, praises Cisco ūmi’s ability to keep him closer to his mom: “For a second I had to stop myself because I wanted to get up and give her a hug.” In never-before-seen videos exclusive for ūmi fans…

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Lakers’ Luke Walton Connects with Dad Over Cisco ūmi

Tune in as the Lakers’ own Luke Walton takes time away from the Playoffs to connect with his dad and former NBA legend, Bill Walton, via Cisco ūmi. Even though he’s going to miss his brother’s baby shower during this busy time, he’s got ūmi to catch him up! Click on the link below to check out the video! http://on.nba.com/hr3u7z How many miles are you away from your family? As Mother’s Day is approaching, give the gift of being right ther…

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NAB: New Tools for News Gathering

Next week is the National Association of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas, I thought it timely to look into some of the ways in which technology is intersecting with the business of video broadcasting. Going on location to capture a news event, as one example, used to be about getting a truck there in time, setting up a remote studio, and everything that goes along with that: Travel time, travel costs, and the setup logistics that almost alw…

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