I'm doing a startup which aims to increase customers' confidence in the physical store buying process by ensuring they don't overpay. This means that I am confident that physical stores are not going to become obsolete and vanish. In silicon valley, the land of the tech wonderkind, I'm often met... (more) There is still a lot of potential in the TV / content space. Some facts / observations:
- People in the US watch between 5-6 hours of TV a day (Yes, people really watch that much TV on average)...
Universal remotes. Google TV. iPhones/iPods/iPads. We've always had a fascination with devices that enable multiple uses. Some of them have been great ideas, e.g. the iPhone. Some of them not so great, e.g. the TV VCR combo.
We're arguably closer to the convergence dream than at any time in the ... (more)