Thoughts on media business models

Was the business model behind Gigaom — a combination of editorial, events and subscription research — part of the reason the company failed, or was it the execution of that model?


More financial details re: Gigaom’s debt

There’s been a lot of discussion of the debt load that helped drive Gigaom to the point where it was shut down, and some new documents from the SEC detail one of the loans in question


Surveillance shouldn’t be the new normal

By now, we’ve all been subjected to a steady drumbeat of leaks and stories about ubiquitous spying by the U.S. security establishment, but we shouldn’t allow ourselves to be overcome by surveillance fatigue