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business-model innovation

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News360 news reader app massively improved, business model not so much

A new front-end on top of a strong news-scanning algorithm makes all the difference.

By July 10, 2012

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Music, software industries converge on business models

Warner Music Group has rediscovered the value in music discovery, and its business is thriving as a result. It's highly reminiscent of how open-source software works.

By November 26, 2008

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The open-source business (model) revolution

Open source produces great code. It also produces great businesses.

By March 6, 2008

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For hardware startups, it's getting less hard

The secrets to making and selling consumer electronics are spilling -- on purpose -- and that's helping hardware startups succeed.

By April 11, 2015

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Next-gen high-res video faces new fees and uncertainty

So-called 4K video could arrive later and cost more because of a surprise royalty demand for a certain video compression technology.

By March 26, 2015

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FCC's Net neutrality plan puts wireless carriers on edge

Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposal to apply tighter regulations to wireless data worries some of the carriers. Others wait eagerly for more details.

By February 5, 2015

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Xiaomi, again, says Apple's criticism of copying designs is overblown

Jony Ive, Apple's head of design, has harsh words for Xiaomi, whose smartphones look similar to the iPhone. Xiaomi's Hugo Barra says he should get over it.

By October 28, 2014

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Dear piracy apologists: Downloading unreleased films is not cool

Commentary: Even in the age of Spotify and Netflix, the movie-going experience remains largely intact. Not because of greed, but because filmmaking has no good alternative.

By July 29, 2014

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Elop's memo on Microsoft's big Nokia changes

No longer will the onetime Nokia hardware business be "an end unto itself," says Microsoft's devices chief. One good example: Nokia X shifts from Android to Windows Phone.

By July 17, 2014

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Lyft's NYC debut postponed -- voluntarily or by force?

The ride-for-hire service's move into New York City has been put on hold. But the company says a restraining order wasn't the reason.

By July 11, 2014