Tag: Gigaom

Sometimes I want to SIP Hemlock

A friend writes about Ian’s article Nice article. Still not convinced that P2P is really necessary other than punching holes through access routers, but … Things we know? Like Rohan (and Cullen, IIRC) screaming in Niklaus’s face at the VON in London because he refused to drop everything and go with SIP? Carl did an…

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Defending Verizon Wireless against Gigaom

I was struck by the criticism from Colin Gibbs regarding Verizons efforts to build their app store strategy. First of all, Colin is normally gives great insight into the happenings around the industry, and the criticism may feel valid to the web apps developers that Verizon is trying to entice. But the app store that…

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VON The Taffy Pull

A lot of friends have been sending me the Virgo Newsletter with the announcement of their running of VON.  Congratulations to them.  Virgo has a history of delivering their community and I am sure it will continue. When VON first started, free voice was the really cool idea and VoIP looked like the perfect vehicle. …

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Is Facebook the AOL of its time

Sometimes even typing the title of blog post is scary.  I expect to get some pushback on this one. At Gigaom’s blog this weekend was the analysis that Social Networks had peeked.  I always try to be a contrarian.  My history is to never join a ground swell in either direction.  So this obviously has…

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September is the Month for Conference

Here are the conferences I am either going to or sending friends to . September 10 -12 San Fransisco CTIA – Wireless IT & Entertainment September 16th New York ETechnology September 16-18 Los Angeles, Internet Telephony Expo West September 18th San Fransisco Mobilize September 23-25 Glendale, AZ Astricon September 30th – October 2nd Chicago WiMAX…

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