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Introducing – Tools for Cinema Quality Assurance

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Cinema Test Tools for the non-Technical Manager – Post Installation Quality Assurance Has Begun

Cinema Test Tools is a free resource for the cinema industry, tuned most particularly for the non-technical manager. The tools include several DCPs, all with interesting means of testing the sound and picture quality for the interested by lightly trained staff. The lessons on sound and light are written to provide a foundation to communicate with the technician who must respond quickly and well to the information that they discover.

The key is a free Managers Walk Through Checklist that correlates with the many DCPs. It helps bring an understanding of the many nuances of the auditorium's situation in a straightforward way. 

It is a big world out there.

Technicolor at 100

Richard Edlund is struck by – and talks about – the masochism of the art...and science of movies. 

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Free iOS Apps Celebration – Get NOW

Celebrating a gajillion app sales, and for an unknown length of time, there are dozens of free iPad and iPhone apps available.

The original 10 are at: AppShopper » Apple Celebrates App Store’s Fifth Year with 10 Free Apps

Subsequently, many more have been released, and are mixed into AppShopper's usual fare:

iPad Apps, iPhone Apps, Deals and Discovery at App Shopper - Popular Recent Changes for iOS

Boxing NAB

Eiji Yoshikawa is someone you have seen pacing the NAB halls for decades as publisher or editor of TV Technology and other magazines in Japan.

He is also a philanthropist in the best sense of the word – he has set up a system in the Philippines for training young adults in the science of boxing, and dragging them up the ladder from the poverty they were stuck in to educated and capable being.

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