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Latest Posts

Attack of the empowered consumer

I spent this morning at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association confab in San Francisco, taking in the keynote panel [see a video clip] entitled "Attack of empowered consumer: Understanding new media markets." The first part of the session title is a typical Hollywood movie come-on, but the second part accurately described the issues that the cable and every other media outlet are facing.

April 4, 2005 by Dan Farber


Google wants your video

During a panel at NCTA today, Google co-founder Larry Page announced his company's latest experimental service: video on demand.

April 4, 2005 by Dan Farber


Longhorn not threatened by Mac 'halo' effect

Jo Best from, a sister CNET Networks property to ZDNet, reports that Microsoft still intends to ship Longhorn in 2006 and that the Redmond-based company doesn't think that the next version of its desktop operating system is going to suffer from any halo effect being introduced into the market by Apple's iPod.

April 4, 2005 by David Berlind


Moore's Law at 40

Forty years ago, Intel co-founder Gordon Moore wrote an article in Electronics Magazine summarizing the state of the electronics industry. The article?

April 1, 2005 by Dan Farber