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The Fundamental Challenge of Strategy in Technology-based Companies

We will talk in more detail about how technology is adopted, but suffice it to say that some people are more comfortable with new things than other people are.  Most of us have heard of “early adopters”, “laggards” and the like.  Figure 1 [] shows the classic bell curve of technology adoption; time moves to the […]

Apple and Amazon TV: The end of the cable TV monopoly?

In “Apples and Oranges: Amazon moves into the Apple TV space” appears a very interesting phrase: The unit will offer many of the same channels, or “apps” in the Amazon parlance. These include Netflix, Hulu Plus, WatchESPN, SHO Anytime, Bloomberg, and Vevo. Streaming music services including Pandora and iHeart Radio should follow soon after launch. The idea of “apps” taking the role of […]