There have been a bunch of very successful exits for companies that have built businesses on top of AdWords and AdSense. I’m predicting that we’ll see a lot of the same for companies that build on top of YouTube. It opens up all kinds of new signals, content, and monetization opportunities and it’s rapidly becoming the major content destination online. And, better yet, no one has...
Urban Airship and Geolocation
This is a great read. It’s also interesting to see how the rhetoric around what this enables parallels much of what is said around various display advertising targeting strategies. It’s interesting to contemplate a future where you’re demographic profile is not inferred by where you go online, but where you go in real life. Kinda creepy, but immensely powerful.
Lots of wise words from Albert Wenger of Union...