Two weeks ago I was asked by The Atlanta Business Chronicle to identify tech trends in Atlanta in 2011. I provided six. The first one is below. 1. Liquidity events return. A few companies could see significant exits via acquisitions or IPOs (Silverpop, SecureWorks, Vendormate) Many smaller firms will be acquired by larger corporations looking […]

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January 4, 2011  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Business, Current Affairs

Application Neutrality

Today is a pretty important day for the Internet. FCC Chairman Julius Geneachoski has asked for his organization to adopt rules to protect the open Internet. Net neutrality rules. The draft rules that Geneachoski is proposing have not been seen in public but I do believe something needs to be done.  The reason why I […]

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December 21, 2010  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Current Affairs, Internet, Politics

Medium Models

"I think people are willing to pay for content. I believe it for music and video, and I believe it for the media."                                                                                                 Steve Jobs Steve made the comment at D8 […]

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June 3, 2010  |  Comments  |  Tweet  |  Posted in Business, Current Affairs, Internet, Music, Television