Product Strategy

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The Second Coming of SecondMarket

December 02, 2013 / by Alex Keszthelyi and Kevin Russell / 0 Comment

How SecondMarket can fill the hole left by Facebook and establish itself as a unique trading platform for investors and companies

Elder Scroll

Winter is Coming…

December 02, 2013 / by Nicholas Zeeb and Ishan Tikku / 0 Comment

Why Blizzard's Titan is poised to ice Zenimax's Elder Scrolls Online, and what Zenimax can do to stop it

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Sneakernomics

December 01, 2013 / by Adrian Uthayagumaran and Steven Lo / 1 Comment

Sizing up the growing sneaker market

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Soylent: Nutritious and Ambitious

December 01, 2013 / by Jonathan Vollett / 0 Comment

Positioning first as a breakfast staple, and later a lifestyle brand

Lulu

Baby Steps

November 30, 2013 / by Hannah Baker / 0 Comment

How Lululemon can overcome current controversies by entering the baby clothing market.

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How Much User Growth is Left for Twitter?

November 20, 2013 / by Michael Zawalsky / 0 Comment

Though Twitter is on pace for 350M users by 2016, this figure is likely to disappoint management and shareholders alike. Yet the cause could be more dire: Twitter is struggling to scale its 'network effect'. Why?

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The Newspaper is Dead. Long Live the Newspaper.

September 05, 2013 / by Prashob Menon / 0 Comment

The US newspaper industry, bolstered by new investors, is being reinvented. What will it look like in the future?

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Why aren’t Digital Magazines Working?

August 29, 2013 / by Matthew Hall / 6 Comments

New data from the Alliance for Audited Media shows that only one magazine has made digital subscriptions work. Are current solutions wrong, or was the end of print overhyped?

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Big Beer Goes Flat

July 30, 2013 / by Matthew Hall / 0 Comment

To take back share from the fast-rising 'craft brewery' segment, Big Beer is investing in new cans and bottles. They'd be better off partnering.