City of South Burlington Votes on May 20th

May 06, 2008
Watch the Budget and Ballot Item Presentation scheduled for Thursday, May 8th, 6pm-6:45pm, followed by candidates for the 2 vacant City Council Seats. School Budget and Ballot Item Presentation scheduled for Monday, May 12th, 6pm-6:30pm, followed by candidates for the 2 vacant School Board Seats...

Media Works another news article

May 05, 2008
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Media Works for YOUth Sticky at Top

May 05, 2008
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Social Networks Circa 1980's

April 28, 2008
The Well was started as a text based social network in the 1980's. A brief video history is offered by founder and original thinker Howard Rheingold.

Accidental Techie Workshop now Online!

April 27, 2008
Watch the recent Accidental Techie Workshop presented by our IT Director Bill Cairns and learn how to troubleshoot your work and home office!

Vermont Telecommunications Authority Awards State Broadband Grants

April 22, 2008
The 2008 Broadband Grant winners were announced today by the Vermont Telecommunications Authority. Six awards were made. ECFiber was one of the winners receiving $25,000...

NAB 2008: Tim Robbins Decries Media 'Abyss' in NAB Keynote

April 14, 2008

Las Vegas -- Actor Tim Robbins, noting that he has been labeled a traitor for previous comments he made about this nation and its pre-emptive war in Iraq, pre-empted a planned dialogue on new media at the National Association of Broadcasters' annual show...

Study on Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy

April 14, 2008
Washington, D.C. – The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Aspen Institute today announced the launch of the Knight Commission on the Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy...

Seven Tips for Making the Most of Your RSS Reader

April 10, 2008
RSS is a big deal, as anyone who's subscribed to even a few feeds probably knows...

FCC for the People

April 07, 2008
FCC Commissioner Michael Copps outlines his vision in the Nation this week: "Truly democratic, diverse and vibrant media, on the other hand, are a powerful engine for turning grassroots hope into political possibility...

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Job Posting: Video Support Engineer at CCTV/Channel 17/ Town Meeting Television

CCTV is looking for a creative problem solver with hands on experience in video engineering and desk top support to provide technical services to CCTV & Town Meeting Television. The Video Engineer works with the Systems Engineer to run our current multi-media operations and deliver local public affairs media in a post-cable world. The successful candidate will have strong skills and experience managing business information technology functions including some MySQL/MariaDB database administration, financial systems, CRM, desktop support, website CMS troubleshooting and maintenance, Google Apps administration, telephone and video conferencing.

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