Proponent of FREE appears on Charlie Rose

I’ve pointed to the new Chris Anderson article/book on the notion of “free” as a business model before. But here’s a great introduction for those that want a no-nonsense introduction, mediated by Charlie Rose. Additionally, offering insights into recent tech industry developments is TechCrunch’s Michael Arrington (this part is less important). [google -1951879923858017460] Found via…

Required Reading: FREE!

I was chatting with the boss this week when I made a shocking suggestion. I told him that one or perhaps all of the audio (radio) programs we create today — and for which we charge hefty fees to “member” stations — be simply given away to any station that wanted it. Immediately he shot…

PBS solution: implosion / explosion

Interesting dinner conversation last night here in Los Angeles at the IMA conference. Lots of topics. But I let slip one idea that really upsets people with a vested interest in the current public televison model in the U.S. My shocking and insane recommendation: