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Amid all the to-and-fro'ing on Techmeme about Twitter and its lack of a business model comes a post from Jason "Mahalo" Calacanis, in which he tells us the secret to building a business model in Silicon Valley. Is it a vision of where the market is going? No. Is it a compelling service with a…

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I know that the impulse behind it is a valuable one, but I just can't seem to get excited about the launch of the Business Blog Council, or what should probably be called the Big Business Blog Council. In fact, my thoughts on it run pretty close to Dave Taylor's -- it sounds like a…

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The San Francisco Chronicle has a story about blogs as businesses, featuring comments from Mike Arrington of TechCrunch, Lisa Stone of BlogHer, Jon Callaghan of True Ventures (which is an investor in Om Malik's GigaOm.com), Nick Denton of Gawker, John Battelle of Federated Media and Brian Sugar of PopSugar.com -- the latter being one of…

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According to an ad... er, story that ran in the Wall Street Journal today, the domain name/business known as Business.com is on the block and could fetch as much as $400-million. Where did the paper come up with that number? Good question. The reporter says that it came from "people familiar with the matter," which…
One of the sure signs that something is important is when opinion on it keeps ping-ponging back and forth, between those who say it's irrelevant and those who say it's the best thing since cheese in a spray can. And if there's anything that draws that kind of polarized commentary, it's Second Life. This week…

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