Category: Blog

  • Monetising your live stream

    There are a huge range of platforms to choose from where you can make money from the content you create. We’ve listed our favourites below, along with some useful and easy to understand articles full of tips and information.

  • 12 video conferencing tools for working from home and keeping connected

    If you suddenly find yourself working from home or another remote location, you’re going to miss those interactions with other people. Video conferencing can help by allowing you to talk face-to-face, even if it is via a screen. Fortunately, there are plenty of free video conferencing apps you can use to connect. Check out our […]

  • Simple Live Streaming Kit

    So, you’ve decided to start live video streaming. Or you’ve at least started to do your research. As you’ve probably already discovered, choosing equipment can be challenging and time consuming.  Let us help. We’ve put together a list of some of our favourites to help you get started. This post is a guide to the cameras, […]

  • Distanced Not Divided: Digital Media Is Helping Us Define Our New Normal

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    Distanced does not have to mean divided. Creative problem solving and innovative use of digital media is closing the gap of social distancing. Meeting people, chance encounters, expressing yourself, feeding off the energy of the audience, inspiring people, supporting each other. All of these things we often consider better in person. Now, due to our […]

  • Live Streaming Platforms

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    You used to have to setup and administer your own streaming servers (way back when we started Radio Magnetic, anyway) but these days there are many choices of platforms to stream to so you can reach your audience. Some of them you will probably know, others you might not.

  • Productivity Tools For Remote Participation

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    Working from home has its benefits, but also comes with many challenges. How do you communicate effectively with your team so you don’t drown in email? What are the best scheduling tools? How about to collaborative do lists and project management?

  • Remote Participation Inspiration

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    Are you part of an arts project, heritage organisation, performance company, digital venture or community group? Do you want to find new ways to connect with people during the necessary period of social distancing required by the coronavirus crisis? Browse our catalogue of inspiring examples of remote participation from communities and creatives around the world.

  • Making The Arts Accessible: Panel Discussion at EdFringe

    Join Inner Ear at Fringe Central for a lively discussion as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015 exploring accessibility issues and the solutions digital media can provide.

  • XpoNorth: Inner Ear Discussion Panel

    Inner Ear are very pleased to be hosting a panel discussion all about one of our passions, music supervision, at this year’s XpoNorth festival in Inverness.

  • Mad Men’s Most Significant Musical Moments

    Monday marked the end of an era as the finale of ‘Mad Men’ aired, a show known for it’s stylistic use of commercial music, we’ve invited resident music supervisor Amanda, to look back on some of the finest selections from the show.

  • Online Video Product: Pass Perfection

    Inner Ear teamed up with popular Scottish mind expert Brian Costello at Headstrong NLP to develop and produce an online video series for Pass Perfection.

  • Live Streaming & Workshops in Stornoway

    Inner Ear is once again embarking on a journey north of our studios in Glasgow to deliver a special workshop all about live streaming and to stream a live event, all in partnership with Honeycomb Creative Works.