The Toad Stool by Alan Wolk
Random notes from the convergence of the internet and TV
May 22, 2013
Maybe The Meteor Is Inside A Roku Box
We talk a lot about how it’s going to take a meteor to disrupt the way we watch television, so...
Apr 24, 2013
Every so often it's a good exercise to examine some of the core beliefs of a company or ind...
Apr 1, 2013
From VideoNuze - Aereo: The Hands On Review
I’ve been testing out Aereo for the past two weeks (see video above), ever since they expande...
Mar 26, 2013
From NPR: Why Are TV Remotes So Terrible?
I made my debut on NPR this morning, and part of Neda Ulaby's piece on the issues that are h...
Mar 20, 2013
New On Digiday: Second Screen Is Not Social TV
While the terms “social TV” and “second screen” are often used interchangeably, they are, in ...
Mar 14, 2013
From The Guardian: Beyond Apps: The Future of Smart TV
I have my first piece in The Guardian this week, the UK's leading newspaper and quite possibly the world's. It's a big lea...
Mar 1, 2013
Beet Retreat Interview #2: TV Everywhere
This is the second of three interviews I did during the Beet TV Executive Retreat - this one is on TV Everywhere. As an indication of ho...
Feb 27, 2013
The Meteor Cometh
So for a long time, we’ve been talking about the mythical meteor that was going to hit the TV ...
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