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Bob Wallace is a career content creator and strategist who has focused on video services and products, along with enabling technologies for over a decade. His efforts have centered on defining opportunities, identifying emerging trends and analyzing revenue models for video offerings in technology, media and entertainment. Bob is founder of Fast Forward Thinking LLC. ( and has held senior editorial positions with Virgo Publishing, Horizon House, International Data Group, and CMP Inc. His experience is split between focusing on the business of technology for enterprises and for service providers. Bob received a B.S. in Journalism from Boston University.

Latest Articles

05/08/2015 How to Pitch and Win with Very Small Businesses
04/24/2015 Major League Baseball's Sports Analytics Deliver Next-Gen Stats
04/17/2015 March Madness: The All-Important 'Missing' Stat
03/27/2015 Tech, Media & Entertainment: 4K TV, Live Sports & Sony's Vue
03/13/2015 Mobile March Madness 2015: Growing Streaming and Advertising
03/06/2015 Are Top Sports Leagues Really YouTubers? Not Yet.
02/26/2015 Frontier Customers Get DVR-Driven Free and Web TV
02/13/2015 Netflix Names Original Content King for Global Conquest
02/06/2015 Video to the Waiting Room: Just What the Doctor Ordered
01/22/2015 Super Bowl Sunday - Game on for TV Everywhere
01/16/2015 America's Got Talent and It's Thriving on OTT TV
01/08/2015 DISH 'Details' Work-in-Progress, Millennial-Targeted, OTT Service
12/18/2014 AMC Movie Pass: Desperate Measure or Cinema Evolution?
12/12/2014 Can DISH Deliver 'The' Sports-Heavy OTT Service?
12/04/2014 Digitalsmiths Gives Service Providers Video Analytics
11/20/2014 4K UHD TV for the Holidays? Questions First, Shop Later
11/13/2014 The Holiday Shopping Outlook - Consumer Electronics Gone Wild
11/06/2014 Picture This: Latest Comcast Outage Goes Beyond TV Troubles
10/30/2014 Learning from 2014's Video Failures, False Starts & Free Falls
10/23/2014 Online Outlook: It's Not TV, It's HBO OTT
10/23/2014 Can 'HBO Go' Stand Alone Online?
10/23/2014 How Far Can HBO Online Go Stand Alone?
10/16/2014 A Fix for Comcast Customer Service/Satisfaction: Focus First on the Network
10/09/2014 NBA & ESPN Crafting Standalone OTT Service
10/02/2014 Extending Customer Service to Target Scams & Scammers
09/25/2014 Pain and Gain for Dodgers Fans - This Season and Next?
09/18/2014 A Big Gatorade Bath for OTT-Averse Cable Operators
09/11/2014 An OTT Outlook: Entering a Big Fourth Quarter
09/04/2014 NFL 2014: Catch a Pass to the Technology Zone
08/29/2014 College Kickoff Spotlights Providers' Growing Sports Carriage Challenge
08/22/2014 New 49ers Stadium, New Approach to Concessions
08/14/2014 The Future of TV? Ask a Teen (the Right Questions)
08/07/2014 Is a 'Cash for TV Clunkers' Trade-in Program in the Works?
07/30/2014 The L.A. Dodgers TV Situation - The Bad, the Ugly and the Unspeakable
07/24/2014 UHD TV: Beyond Sets and Content to Packaging and Pricing
07/18/2014 A Win-Win After the Supreme Court Loss for Aereo?
07/11/2014 The Original Series Deluge: Can Premium Movie Channels Hold On?
06/30/2014 Verizon Wireless Outage Hits Customers, Call Centers and Website
06/26/2014 Can Video Ads Save Social Media?
06/20/2014 Cable TV's (Not So) Big Dig Deal
06/13/2014 Teamwork & the Chief Content Officer - Essential for Digital Innovation
06/05/2014 Upgrade your Cable TV Base - Move 'em or Lose 'em
05/30/2014 The TWC-L.A. Dodgers Carriage Crisis: History in the Making?
05/22/2014 Layer3 TV: A Stealthy Cable Innovator to Watch
05/15/2014 Comcast Testing New Features for Cable Boxes
05/08/2014 Giving the 'Gift' of Home Security and Automation - for Mother's Day
05/01/2014 TWC & the LA Dodgers: Fan Stress, OTT Opportunity
04/24/2014 'OTTnado' - Streaming TV's Breakout Year-in-Progress
04/17/2014 The Real Future of TV? Ask a Teen
04/10/2014 Verizon Targets Customer Retention with TV and Internet Loyalty Program
04/03/2014 Dyn Lets the Music (and Video) Do the Talking for its Products
03/27/2014 How Cinemas Expanded Beyond Movies to Survive & Evolve
03/19/2014 Evaluating the Facebook Video Ad Opportunity
03/13/2014 Legal Eagles and 'Court TV': Aereo, Comcast and Blackout Rules
03/06/2014 DISHing Out OTT - TV, Movies and (Finally) Live Sports
02/27/2014 Pay-TV's Most Strategic Weapon - Regional Sports Networks?
02/20/2014 User-Generated Video Reshapes the News Business: For Better or Worse?
02/13/2014 End the NFL TV Blackout Rule - For the Love of the Game
02/06/2014 With D-ecision Day Looming for Aereo and Broadcasters; What Follows for TV?
01/30/2014 Search, Discovery and Recommendations: Why TiVo's Buying Digitalsmiths
01/23/2014 Getting Smart about Home Management Services
01/16/2014 Network DVR: Cloudy with a Chance of Mass Appeal
01/09/2014 Seeking a Business Case for 4K TV: CES and Far Beyond
12/30/2013 Address the Mess! Avoid the Online Christmas Shopping Fail
12/19/2013 Can Cablecos, Netflix Take Binge Viewing to the Next Level?
12/10/2013 Verizon Adding EdgeCast to Video Assets; Full Stream Ahead
12/05/2013 Top Holiday Gifts and Gags for Video and CE Devices
11/20/2013 Comcast Just Started Selling Movies through Set-Top Boxes
11/14/2013 Equipped with Video & Analytics, Retailers Welcome Shoppers
11/07/2013 Personal Safety Driving Home Control for the Holidays & Beyond
10/31/2013 Netflix Wants Movies Upon Cinema Debut - Trick or Treat?
10/24/2013 Live Sports: The World Series of Advertising Options
10/17/2013 Cable and Broadcast Innovation: A Closer Look at Netflix and Aereo
10/10/2013 Robocalling: The Good, the Bad and the Beyond
10/03/2013 TV Performance: Not (Yet) Job 1
09/26/2013 Warning: Streaming OTT Services Leads to Binging
09/19/2013 The Original Series Strategy - Why Netflix Wins
09/12/2013 Free Stuff: Loyalty Programs from Cablecos, Telcos?
09/06/2013 Amazon's Home Automation Entry - The DIY Approach
08/29/2013 Game On: Sports Fuel Content Strategy Changes
08/22/2013 Bring on the Chief Town Technology Officer
08/15/2013 Phone Upgrades: Escape from Legacy Island?
08/06/2013 Time Warner Cable vs. CBS, and Aereo: Retransmission Warfare
08/02/2013 Behind the News: TiVo, Google, Level 3 and AT&T
07/26/2013 We See You: Retail Crime Brings Video Security into Focus
07/19/2013 Aereo: Send Lawyers, Stuns and Money
07/11/2013 Video Fuels Gas Stations' Sales Efforts
07/02/2013 DVD Rental Reality: Movies & Math
06/28/2013 Mobile Video Drives Backhaul Bonanza, Part 2
06/27/2013 Mobile Video Drives Backhaul Bonanza, Part 1
06/20/2013 Weber's World: AT&T U-verse Launch & Landmarks
06/12/2013 Attack of the Home Management Services
06/06/2013 Netflix Original or Amazon-Viacom: Diverse Strategies
05/30/2013 Video Advances: Akamai Delivers for Service Providers
05/23/2013 Can Tech Boost Baseball's Fan Experience?
05/16/2013 VoD: See Movies Before Cinema
05/09/2013 thePlatform: Enabling Cable OTT Today
05/01/2013 Make Your Own TV Sundae: OTT & Connected Sets
04/24/2013 How Netflix Survives and Thrives
04/19/2013 Boston Marathon Bombing Latest: Video Surveillance to the Rescue