Networks Block Google TV’s Web Access to Protect Themselves – LA Times

Networks Block Google TV’s Web Access to Protect Themselves – LA Times

“The three major broadcast networks, uneasy over viewers bypassing cable and satellite providers — and the networks’ own websites — to watch their TV shows, have begun blocking a new service from Google Inc. that aims to make it easier for people to watch programming online.”


The Gap Logo Debacle: A Half-Brained Mistake – Harvard Business Review

The Gap Logo Debacle: A Half-Brained Mistake – Harvard Business Review (Umair Haque, Director Havas Media Lab)

“Here’s a thought: 21st century organizations need not just half a brain — but a whole, full, complete brain, where both halves work in unison and harmony. Let me explain, by way of an example.”


Why Content and Commerce is a Marriage Made In Heaven – paidContent

Why Content and Commerce is a Marriage Made In Heaven – paidContent

“The internet has disrupted both the media and the retail industries. Now, new business models are emerging that blend the two together, offering publishers a much-needed new revenue line.”


The Future of Television & The Digital Living Room – Mark Suster

The Future of Television & The Digital Living Room – Mark Suster

“Dana Settle & I hosted a dinner with some of the biggest companies in entertainment to talk about the future of television, film & digital media.  Michael Ovitz, the co-founder of CAA was the keynote speaker.”


Global Business Leaders Can Help Drive Positive Social Outcomes – Huffington Post

Global Business Leaders Can Help Drive Positive Social Outcomes – Huffington Post

“With global markets in turmoil, governments around the world have been busy putting out the fires of market-originated crises and laying the groundwork to rebuild in their aftermath.”


Food Brands Get Sociable on Facebook and Twitter – NY Times

Food Brands Get Sociable on Facebook and Twitter – NY Times

“The number of advertisers with presences in the social media like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are increasing faster than the lines at the supermarket when the values of the cents-off coupons are being tripled.”


Sustainable Excellence: The Future of Business in a Fast-Changing World – Huffington Post

Sustainable Excellence: The Future of Business in a Fast-Changing World – Huffington Post

“The economy continues to limp along, and from the debate in this U.S. election season, it seems as though the path to restoring economic vitality is terra incognita.”