Paid Digital Content – Creating scarcity in cyberspace : Part One – B2C

I attended some great conferences and parties in Toronto and Vancouver this past June, conferences are a good time for reflection and to learn something new. In Vancouver, I learned about a site called the “Creative Commons” ( that protects a writer’s digital distribution rights through licenses. I attended an entertaining seminar, “What it really … Continue reading

Blackberry Playbook 7” Tablet Review – Putting back the chic in the Rim brand?

How do you reinvent a Canadian success story. You start with a company with sales of $20 billion ( Size of the magazine ad market in the USA), 33% market share of the growing global smartphone market, 90% market penetration with the Fortune 500 companies for your products and the market leading mobile email encryption … Continue reading

Acer Iconia Tab W500 Review – Is 2012 the year of Windows tablets?

With all the hype surrounding Apple and Android tablets plus the RIM train wreck story angle, a Windows tablet seems to be a forgotten product. So I thought it was prudent to have a closer look at the Acer Iconia Tab W500, a tablet that uses Windows 7. In my previous blog posts I was … Continue reading