Tag: Apple

The Future of Film & Cinema: my presentation at NIFF (new video)

This is a much better quality version of the video I already posted last week (please go here for the slides of the presentation) – enjoy, share and spread the word. Download the video via my Blip.tv channel (480MB MP4) ITF 2010 | Gerd Leonhard | The Future Of Cinema & Film ...

Cross-posted from my Techdirt Guest Post: The Future Of Content: Protection Is In The Business Model – Not In Technology

Last month, Mike Masnick invited me to do a guest-post on Techdirt.com one of my favorite online destinations. It went live last night and is getting quite a few comments – check it out here. Comments and discussion is here.  Retweets are here. Image by gleonhard via Flickr If I received ...

Meet me at Next Conference 2010, May 11-12 in Berlin: Game Changers

Next2010 looks like a very promising event; the main topic this year is 'Game Changers' – certainly a good fit for my own work;). I will most likely do a keynote speech on  "The next 3 years: major game changers for content, entertainment and media" – and if I can make ...

Tim Berners-Lee video: 1991: type in ‘hypertext’ and feel the power of the links

Image via Wikipedia Tim Berner's Lee, the co-inventor of the Internet (CERN, August 1991), with a brief statement on how it all got started – a nice reminder;) Related articles by Zemanta Tech Weekly: Sir Tim Berners Lee and the BBC's Virtual Revolution (guardian.co.uk)

Indicatr hunch: Instapaper iPhone (read webpages on your iPhone, offline)

 Further to Monday's announcement on my new venture, Indicatr, here is a new video about the amazing, 'green' and addictive Instapaper iPhone app. I blogged about this last year but it just keeps getting better – no more printing for me; I just bookmark all those cool webpages and ...

iPhone mania: there’s an App for that (2 videos)

The trend towards everything becoming an iPhone app is really amazing. Go to a bar with your buddies and you’ll be certain to hear ‘hey – there’s an iPhone app for that’! Some of us used to talk about cars, sports, tech… now it’s all about ‘check out my cool ...

AllTop: presenting my favorite feeds from around the Web, AllTop + Instapaper = better than RSS?!

Guy Kawasaki's Alltop is a great way to tap into the flow of the best blogs and their RSS feeds from all over the web, without having to use a feed-reader. As an example, check out my Alltop recommendations; these are constantly updated via RSS and work great on the ...

Imagine an iPhone Netbook 2x the size – adios Kindle and Sony Reader. Publishers: get ready!

Thinking about the current Netbook craze I have a strong hunch that Apple may well jump in and roll out a new iPhone-inspired Netbook – let's call it the Apple iNet – that could be roughly 2-2.5 as large as an iPhone. A TOUCH-SCREEN device like this could easily ...

Why Apple Won’t Allow Adobe Flash on iPhone (Wired.com) – but not for long I think

Good story here: Why Apple Won’t Allow Adobe Flash on iPhone | Wired.com. The marvels: "Don’t hold your breath waiting for the iPhone to support Adobe’s Flash software: Apple’s terms-of-service agreement prohibits it….Allowing Flash — which is a development platform of its own — would just be too dangerous for Apple, a company ...

Why Is Apple Scared of the Free Market with iPhone 3G? (via Full-Blown-iPhone)

Good comment on Apple and the total-control-of-the-iPhone-apps issue here: Why Is Apple Scared of the Free Market with iPhone 3G?. Quotes: "My complaint is that the App Store is the only sanctioned method to get apps on the iPhone, that only “blessed” apps get in the door, and all of those apps ...

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