Category Archives: Tech

And the Real OTT Service Threat Is…

As you all know, I love to talk about the “race to save the cable ecosystem.” To put it simply, the cable industry and its content providers rely on a system in which content can be packaged with other content, … Continue reading

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Aereo Wins Again…But Victory Won’t Last Long

Aereo has won yet another decision. This time, it was a court denying a motion to re-hear a case that originally ruled it was okay for Aereo to go about their business of re-transmitting broadcasters content via the internet to … Continue reading

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Will Our Beloved AOL Ever Thrive Again?

The verdict is in! According to TheWeek.com, in the race to build the best alternative to the now deceased Google RSS Reader, the winner is… Not AOL. TheWeek.com did an analysis of some of the leading candidates that attempted to … Continue reading

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Display Advertising: The Future or The Great Digital Hype?

Display advertising. It is a very funny thing. Fifteen years ago, display advertising was the king of the world. Any site that could garner enough traffic to warrant an advertiser’s purchase of banner space on said site was bringing in … Continue reading

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Three Things AOL Should Do with HuffPo

AOL’s purchase of The Huffington Post was smart for many reasons. It allows AOL to actually be known for something other than being decaying internet service provider. It gives AOL the beautiful, business mind in Arianna Huffington, whose vision, in … Continue reading

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Replication in media & tech is dead; Just ask Bing

I was watching a commercial for Bing, Microsoft’s search engine platform, and I couldn’t help but be amazed by the sheer embarrassment through which they put themselves through. Here they are, making these over-the-top commercials, with people looking silly, while … Continue reading

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