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Michael Wolf: Join an Attacker or a Defender?

Until January 2007, Michael Wolf was president and COO of MTV Networks and before that lead partner in McKinsey’s global media and entertainment practice. He is also author of The Entertainment Economy: How Mega-Media Forces Are Transforming Our Lives. I saw Michael at TechTalk Menorca shortly after his non-compete clause from MTV expired. Should Michael
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Joi Ito: Twitter makes money in Japan

The US/Europe-based Twitter craze has plenty of users, but no apparent revenue streams For those not aware, Twitter is the most successful micro-blogging/presence product in the world of Web 2.0. By allowing message postings of only up to 160 characters and delivering messages over SMS systems, Twitter has gained an influential user base created huge
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