Publications

Computer Weekly

Tech Innovation Leads the “Slow Demise of Traditional Broadcast”

Computer Weekly (front page)
September 2015
Synopsis: IBC 2015 review covering smart home, internet of things (IoT), ultra-high definition (UHD) and high dynamic range (HDR).

CEDIA

Wearable Tech: For a Smarter Way of Life

CEDIA Communicates
Page 12
February 2015
Synopsis: A review of wearable technology from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2015. Includes clothing, robotics, sports, trackers and cars!

CSI Magazine

The Connected Cottage

CSI Magazine
White Paper
May 2014
Synopsis: White Paper on Connected Home, Smart Home and Internet of Things (IoT) in conjunction with chairing the Future Smart Home Opportunities and IoT panel at CSI’s Converging Home Summit.

Computer Weekly

Women in Technology: Learning the rules of a boys’ game

Computer Weekly Opinion Piece (front page)
March 2012
Synopsis: Based on Maria’s experience on becoming interested in technology, entering the workforce and staying in and advancing in technology.

IBC

The Secret of Getting Video on Demand Right First Time

IBC 2010 Technical Paper
September 2010
Synopsis: How to think through architecting a full VOD solution from acquisition to delivery.

IBC no longer sells the technical paper, but you can listen to Maria’s full conference session:

OnMedica

Getting into VoIP

onmedica.net
December 2005
Synopsis: Reviews the benefits and technology of VoIP.

Developer Connection 9

BRender – The Real-Time 3D Renderer

Developer Connection, Volume 9
Pages 4-5
January 1996
Synopsis: Using BRender to program 3D Games under OS/2 Warp.

The Design of OS/2 2nd Edition

OS/2 Multimedia chapter

The Design of OS/2, 2nd Edition
Book unpublished
Synopsis: This chapter describes multimedia technology in general and discusses the specifics of the OS/2 Multimedia (MMPM/2) architecture.  It covers audio, image, video (including CODECs), OS/2 Multimedia Architecture, Media Control Interface (MCI), Stream Programming Interface (SPI), Multimedia Input/Output (MMIO), and Video Extensions. It also includes a comprehensive bibliography of reference material.

Computers and the Humanities

Superpoems, Release 1.0

Computers and the Humanities, Issue 28
Pages 330-333
February 1995
Synopsis: This journal article discusses the enhancement of poetry through audio, video and animation. SUPERPOEMS, a video collection of nine poems written by Edmund Skellings, Florida’s Poet Laureate, and animated by a group of artists at the Florida Center for Electronic Communications, sets the precedent for this new poetic form.

OS/2 Monthly

OS/2 2.1 Multimedia

OS/2 Monthly, Issue 10
Pages 23-26
April 1994
Synopsis: This article discusses OS/2 2.1 Multimedia audio and video applications — CD Player, Digital Audio, MIDI Player, System Sounds, Digital Video Player, Video In Recorder, AVI File Utility. (This article is less comprehensive than OS/2 2.1 Multimedia — From In-the-Box to Video In below.)

Personal Software

OS/2 2.1 Multimedia — From In-the-Box to Video In

Personal Software Technical Newsletter, Issue 2
Pages 49-55
August 1993
Synopsis: This article discusses OS/2 2.1 Multimedia audio and video applications — CD Player, Digital Audio, MIDI Player, System Sounds, Digital Video Player, Video In Recorder, AVI File Utility. (This article is more comprehensive than OS/2 2.1 Multmedia above.)

OS/2 Developer

MMPM/2 and OS/2: The Multimedia Advantage — Eye Catching Artwork

IBM OS/2 Developer, Vol. 4, No. 4
Page 98
Autumn 1992
Synopsis: A description of the creation of the MMPM/2 box cover art.