There’s no reason why Instagram and Snapchat shouldn’t co-exist

Many people say that with Instagram stories, Snapchat is doomed. We shouldn't be too quick with such assumptions, especially when Snapchat is funded to run until the year 4310 if it wants to, but it is interesting to analyze the move and what it means for both services' future: My take is that it helps … Continue reading There’s no reason why Instagram and Snapchat shouldn’t co-exist

Vortrag Messenger

Ich gebe ja ab und zu Vorträge. Aber Streams davon gibt es relativ selten, deswegen möchte ich diesen hier gern teilen - beim IBC (Internet Business Cluster der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) in den Räumen von ProSiebenSat.1 SE in München. Es geht um Messenger, ihre Einordnung als Tool zum Management von "private micro-networks" in Abgrenzung zu den … Continue reading Vortrag Messenger

It’s this time of the year: Mary Meeker’s new Internet Trends have arrived

Every year all of us are looking forward to Mary Meeker's Internet Trends. A goldmine for anyone interested in digital transformation and a great source of numbers and stats. Here we go: Also, the KPCB site offers the archive of all Internet Trends presentations dating back until 2001. Those will be in digital museum, far … Continue reading It’s this time of the year: Mary Meeker’s new Internet Trends have arrived

Why less user generated content on Facebook is a not such a big deal

Apparently, Facebook users are sharing less personal content - Inc. calls it "original broadcast sharing": Content that consists of users' own words, pictures, videos. From 2014 to 2015, this type of content share apparently declined by staggering 21 percent and contributed to an overall sharing decline of over 5%. The headlines all impy that Facebook … Continue reading Why less user generated content on Facebook is a not such a big deal