Sourcefed, Revision3 and other MCNs — What Went Wrong
Yesterday’s news that Group Nine Media was shutting down Sourcefed Studios was a hard blow, as I led the team that bought Phil DeFranco’s…
2017.03.22 / 5min read. Read More
The Virtual Reality Winter — Is This The End?
It feels like the winter of Virtual Reality’s discontent in these early days of 2017. Last year’s sales projections have been slashed, Best…
2017.02.28 / 3min read. Read More
State of Streaming 2017 Part 2 — Squandering Cable’s Last Best Hope
There’s a bright shiny future of watching whatever you want, when you want, where you want and on the device of your choice. Alas, despite…
2017.01.31 / 5min read. Read More
State of Streaming 2017 — Why Sports Won’t Save Cable
It’s become abundantly clear to me that only sports fans need a traditional TV subscription from the Comcast, DirecTV and the other major…
2017.01.27 / 3min read. Read More
YouTube, Facebook, Snapchat and More: Online Video Predictions for 2017
As I pondered VidCon’s overarching themes for 2017, I kept on coming back to the land grab. Everywhere I looked, I saw consolidation…
2017.01.05 / 5min read. Read More
REALITY FUTURE 2017: On beyond AR and VR — A Reality For Every Letter!
VR, AR and MR are so 2016. Here are the realities we’ll be living in in 2017~
2016.12.30 / 2min read. Read More
7 Lessons Learned from Pokemon Go for Creators, Investors, Gamers and anyone who is interested in…
I wrote this for TechnoBuffalo, so you’ll have to read all of it there (link at bottom), but here’s one of them:
2016.08.15 / 1min read. Read More
Technical Due Diligence and Venture Investing — How Much Is Enough?
When I was running reviews for tech magazines back in the nineties, a very well-known large computing company had a breakthrough they…
2016.06.01 / 4min read. Read More
Survive and Thrive in Down Times: Cash, Spending and Runway
When things change in the venture industry, they tend move quickly. Taken as a whole, the venture community can often seem like a pack of…
2016.03.03 / 4min read. Read More
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