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Light Foresight Part V

Again many interesting stories that could be DiCoDEd. I’ll log them here, in a light foresight entry, in order to come back later if this book leaves me some time. Hope you enjoy it too! [Facebook, Data, Google, Aggregation, advertising, … Continue reading

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Light Foresight Part IV

Damn, there are a lot of interesting stories (especially the Facebook/Google slap fight) and i don’t take the time to cover them sufficiently. So i’ll just log them here, in a light foresight entry, in order to come back later. … Continue reading

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Groupon Merchants Can Now Create Their Own Deals

Intro: Groupon has released a Merchant Center for Groupon Stores, its recently uncovered self-service platform that businesses can use to set up virtual store fronts to promote and run their own deals. My Take: Groupon doesn’t seem to have the … Continue reading

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Google’s View On The Internet’s Future

Intro: Dr. Vinton G. Cerf, “The Father Of The Internet” and VP, Chief Internet Evangelist for Google gives OgilvyOne Singapore a view into his crystal ball on what the Internet will be in the future. My Take: Well, I hope … Continue reading

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EBay expects $1.5B in mobile revenue by year-end

Intro: Funneled through its subsidiary PayPal, eBay’s mobile revenue was in excess of $600 million in 2009, and the company is well on its way to at least $1.5 billion in mobile revenue this year. Given such robust growth, eBay … Continue reading

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Is Apple About to Cut Out the Carriers?

Key point: if Apple is doing an end run around the carrier by putting its own SIM inside the iPhone, it could do what Google with its NexusOne could not, which is create an easy way to sell a handset … Continue reading

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PayPal Expands Mobile Payments; Pushes Into The Sale Of Digital Goods

Intro: PayPal said today it is launching a new digital goods payment platform that will make paying for games, news, music and other media much easier; and announced many new partnerships, including one with Facebook. Additionally, it is relaunching its … Continue reading

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