Software, Digital Content, Geopolitics, Economics & More from of a Libertarian Serial Expat and Entrepreneur
Amazon.com Launches Movie Service, with Disney Ads "The Internet store Amazon.com on Friday will launch its first non-retail business, a movie service offering local show times, reviews and paid advertising from big movie studios like Walt Disney Co." Another step of Amazon to become a Yahoo-like portal. Maybe they’ll start an e-mail service? Since Amazon [...]
Blogged Down in the PR Machine "Many journalist-run blogs have small but dedicated followings of opinion leaders and influencers, the key people that PR companies are trying to target. In their niche-geared, serendipitous way, blogs reach a significant proportion of the Web’s mindshare. In so doing, they may exert an influence rivaling that of traditional [...]
DaveNet : JIT-SEs (just in time search engines) This article is from Jul 26, 1997. Some ideas come from farther than you might think. In fact, I guess most ideas do.
Droplets, ComplementSoft look to provide Web services interfaces: "With all the attention being paid to Web services primarily focused on back-end infrastructure, very little attention has been paid thus far to the user interfaces that will be required to support next-generation applications based on these services. With that issue in mind, two companies, ComplementSoft and [...]
I'm CEO of an online trade publishing firm in the marketing and defense verticals. We try to make news and data digestible and useful in an environment that is more noisy each day. This personal blog mixes my thoughts and interests on politics, business, software, and more, based on my business and personal experiences. Over the years I have posted items that turned out spectacularly wrong, and a few posts that stood the test of times better. Personal views only.