February 24, 2010
the complexity of licensing content seems to keep the status quo, under this regime netflix, with a profit of $115M will get crushed by HBO with a profit of over $1B. but is content or distribution king
December 3, 2009
Murdoch and buddies bitch about "feee" and the internet killing newspapers. The internet is your best hope fighting against your real newspaper killer - news channels on TV! the TV breaks the news, not newspapers. People have the TV on the whole day, it is becoming companion media in some instances. Newspapers have sold a "package" to advertisers based on a thin veneer of news and a whole lot of aggregation - so revenues will drop as they have less to sell, only news.