communicating with photos

Photosharing is growing rapidly.   It’s a highly popular activity on social networks like Facebook.  Pursuing photosharing makes sense as a “thin edge of the wedge” strategy for web startups attempting to build a social platform. But why is social photosharing so popular?  Some reasons: Sharing photos is an easier way to communicate than sharing written … Continue reading communicating with photos

the new movie business

The well-established movie business has high movie production costs, high movie promotion costs, and close relationships between movie studios and movie theaters.   Online services such as Amazon Studios suggest possibilities for much lower movie production costs.  The growth of social media and online advertising, as well as services such as Amazon’s Withoutabox, creates powerful means … Continue reading the new movie business