More bone in the head

So I heard yet another bonehead argument about “markets” etc. from the other side that went something like this: The reason why iTunes has been a financial success for the music industry is because they have a great product that is easy to use. This sounds good when you first hear it, right? However, it […]

All the "innovation" we can stand

I was on a public policy panel in Seattle this week and had an exchange with another panelist that bears repeating. In the context of a discussion of the woes that have befallen the music industry at the hands of technology “innovators” such as Kazaa, Grokster and YouTube, I was admonished that as a matter […]