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The Instagram bump

I don’t know if Stephen Colbert ever promoted Instagram on his show, but they clearly don’t need the famed Colbert bump after Facebook’s $1B acquisition announcement. 354 more words


Welcome to the Silicon Valley Media Ventures Blog, my blog about Internet consumer ventures.  It’s the successor to the Silicon Valley Media Law Blog, since I’ve retired from the practice of law after 20 wonderful years at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.   43 more words

60% of the world population uses mobile phone

A report from the United Nations indicates that the numbers of mobile users worldwide at the end of 2008 is 4.1 billion or 60%. The United Nations also explains that the reason for this increasing is because there are more and more low-price mobile phones available in underdeveloped countries. 91 more words

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You are not the only user

Most of the consumer Internet startups ideas come from need of the concept to entrepreneur. Many successful startups (even Google) have been conceptualize this way. People try to do certain things and when they do not find a good solution, they have the idea for killer startup. 136 more words


ABC, NBC and CBS Nightly News

For the last week I have been at my new lake house working on the John Wiley and Sons book For Sale By Google.

My retreat is at Lake Tenkiller in the eastern region of Oklahoma called Green Country. 192 more words

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