Reboot Cable By Making it All Internet, All the Time

Dear Comcast (and other providers): it’s time to change your model. Creative destruction is the way Cable companies can become more than a mere pipe to the Internet.  Wikipedia defines this term, first coined by philosopher Joseph Schumpeter, by stating: “innovative entry by entrepreneurs was the force that sustained long-term economic growth, even as it…

Why Improving things by 10x Matters for New Product Adoption

I’ve now got 500 (probably 800) channels and there’s nothing on.  Well, I’ve overstated the fact.  I have about 30 movie channels, at least 7 channels dedicated to major sports leagues, and innumerable shopping, food, and car chase channels.  I recently re-entered the world of Comcast HD for the purpose of getting better internet access,…