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    1994 Control Systems for Live Entertainment Book Now Posted Online as Free Searchable PDF

    26 years, actually :-) But also I think our curve is flatter now than it was then: https://controlgeek.net/blog/2020/8/20/development-and-evolution-of-show-technology-articles-and-timeline
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    1994 Control Systems for Live Entertainment Book Now Posted Online as Free Searchable PDF

    I posted a scan of the first edition of my 1994 book, Control Systems for Live Entertainment online as a searchable PDF, details here. It's kind of a hilarious time capsule now. John
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    I'm giving away 100 copies of my new book, Introduction to Show Networking

    Great, Rational (exclusive US print seller at the moment) just rolled out a low cost shipping option today. John
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    I'm giving away 100 copies of my new book, Introduction to Show Networking

    Wrap up of the giveaway here: https://controlgeek.net/blog/2020/10/26/1000-for-estabehind-the-scenes-and-100-books-for-members-of-the-entertainment-industry And the book is now shipping! https://controlgeek.net/blog/2020/10/27/my-new-book-introduction-to-show-networking-is-now-shipping
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    I'm giving away 100 copies of my new book, Introduction to Show Networking

    Details here: controlgeek.net/blog/2020/10/01/giving-away-100-copies-of-my-new-book-introduction-to-show-networking10
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    New Introduction to Show Networking Book Coming Soon!

    Thanks! Sign up for the mailing list (on the link) if you want to be in the loop on release date, etc. John
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    911 Tribute lights

    Actually if I remember right after the outcry the state added "covid" support money, since the excuse was that Covid procedures were making it impossible to hold the event. Mike Bloomberg is the board chair of the 9/11 memorial and I wouldn't be surprised if he kicked in as well. After...
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    Remote Accessible Kitteh Entertainment System for My Students

    Of course all good ideas but the amount of work to do that is way, way beyond what we have time to do. We were devastated by endless budget cuts before this disaster and the Gravesend Inn had become one of our primary funding sources, which now, obviously, is gone. We have had many full time...
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    Remote Accessible Kitteh Entertainment System for My Students

    Lol. I only put treats in there when the student code is ready. She can smell the treats so when they are not there she goes about her business elsewhere :-) John
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    Remote Accessible Kitteh Entertainment System for My Students

    Actually the Gravesend Inn is now our major production and also funding source. Sadly, it looks like we won't be able to do it this year :-(
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    Remote Accessible Kitteh Entertainment System for My Students

    http://controlgeek.net/blog/2020/5/8/popsicle-kitteh-pandemic-entertainment-system-show-control-class-project From the blog: One of my favorite classes I teach at City Tech’s Entertainment Technology department is Show Control. Show Control, as I define in my book, Show Networks and Control...
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    Free Introduction to Show Networking Lectures and Lab Demonstrations!

    Today I published three+ hours of free show networking lab demonstrations to supplement the hours of free video lectures I already had in place supporting my book, Show Networks and Control Systems. Details here: controlgeek.net/blog/2020/4/24/free-show-networking-lectures-and-labs
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    So, why should you go to The NAMM Show?

    I'm also presenting: http://controlgeek.net/blog/2019/11/19/speaking-at-namm-2020 Hope to see people there! It's a great (and wild) show. John
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    Gaff's 2019 LDI Report

    Thanks everyone for the reports! John