Posted in September 2013

Static Strategies and the REWIRING of Commerce

30 Sept Warning… unfinished thoughts from a non linear thinker with typos. Feedback appreciated. Why did IBM choose to outsource DOS to MSFT?  How did US auto makers miss the small car market? Anyone remember WorldBook encyclopedia? How did Research in Motion loose its dominant position? What happened to Kodak (it had digital patents it … Continue reading

Paypal buys Braintree for $800M

26 Sept See Venture Beat Article on Transaction today I love Braintree… the people, the product, the DEVELOPER COMMUNITY. What does Braintree do? They make payments easy for every mobile and eCommerce developer looking to create a “store” that accepts payments.  They have a very rich developer tool kit, support and payments processing infrastructure which … Continue reading