Archive for October, 2005

"Cellular Networks Suck"

From Broadband Reports: "Cellular networks haven’t taken off [for data] because cellular networks currently suck. Badly. It’s our fault – we’ve done it badly," states Nokia’s Markku Hollstr�m to Silicon.com. Hollstr�m insists that while Wimax wireless broadband will have its niche, "WiMax is hype at the moment – and it’s pretty bad hype."

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Picture Worth "A Thousand Words"

Here is a great chart prepared by Martin Geddes of Telepocalypse, along with some comments excerpted from his post regarding Ebay’s acquistion of Skype.  Together, they provide the best explanation I have seen for the strategic rationale underlying the deal.  Not surprisingly, my web wanderings have yet to lead me to a financial rationale justifying […]

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A VC: Point Solutions vs End to End Solutions

In this post, Fred Wilson discusses A VC: Point Solutions vs End to End Solutions. Point Solutions vs End to End Solutions

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