What's To Come

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Entries from January 2008

Presidential Candidates’ positions on Broadband

January 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

As promised in an earlier post titled More Broadband, I’ve taken a look at the leading presidential candidates and their positions on broadband in America. What I am finding is that the Democratic candidates seem to have a stronger grasp on this issue. Sadly, with the exception of Senator McCain, the Republican candidates say very […]

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More Broadband

January 18th, 2008 · No Comments

I’m back to talking about broadband, inspired somewhat by a recent article in the Economist. Broadband: Open up those highways The lead in to the story starts like this: IN ERAS past, economic success depended on creating networks that could shift people, merchandise and electric power as efficiently and as widely as possible. Today’s equivalent […]

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Citing " Ten digital trends to watch out for in 2008"

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

All of these seem to come in 10’s! Why not 7’s or 11’s? That said, this is an article from e-consultancy.com that discusses the Ten Digital Trends to Watch Out For in 2008. There is a focus on social networking sites, mobile web use and trends in digital ads. Worth a read! -Andy

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Ten more predictions…

January 7th, 2008 · No Comments

eMarketer came out with their Ten Key Online Predictions for 2008. The 10 predictions for 2008 according to eMarketer: 1. Online ads remain resilient. 2. Video surge slows. 3. Social-network advertising hits $1.6 billion. 4. Networking goes beyond MySpace and Facebook. 5. YouTube decides the election. 6. Beijing Olympics pumps up ad spending. 7. Buy […]

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Citing Three Predictions for 2008

January 3rd, 2008 · No Comments

Economist.com put out an article entitled Technology in 2008, Three Fearless Predictions. Fearless might be stretching it a bit, but there are some interesting concepts brought forth. Their major categories are: Surfing Will Slow Surfing Will Detach Surfing and Everything Else Computer Related, Will Open The first ties into some previous blogs of mine, especially […]

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Insider’s Report – 12/2007

January 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

Bob Cohen – SVP at Universal McCann publishes his projections on advertising spending as well as his analysis of the previous year. See the report Significant are the trends domestically and globally for advertising and how they compare with the GDP growth. Less growth is expected in the U.S. and more globally thanks to China […]

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