iphone price cut

Via John Paczkowski Bill Maher on the iPhone price cut: "…stop bitching that Apple cut the price of the iPhone. Early adopters always pay a premium. Early adopters being a business term meaning dips***s who stand in line for six hours for a freaking phone. It’s not a price cut, it’s a repeal on the … Continue reading iphone price cut

Sling Media

Acquired for $380m in cash. The Sling Media success story is worth a read: Imagine you’re a startup trying to sell your snazzy middleware to big CE players like Sony, Philips, JVC, Akai, etc, or to set-top-box vendors like Motorola or Scientific Atlanta. Either your customer is going to grind you down to sub $1/unit … Continue reading Sling Media

Creative Commons

Larry Lessig on the Texas suit against Virgin and Creative Commons I doubt that any court would find the photographer in this case had violated any right of privacy merely by posting a photograph like this on Flickr. Nor would any court, in my view, find a noncommercial use of a photograph like this violative … Continue reading Creative Commons