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Last week I estimated that Facebook is doing up to $15m in revenue per year from its digital gifts business. I noted that there are three use cases for digital goods. I thought that it might be useful to …

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MIT Technology Review has two good articles about microblogging in the November/December issue. (Both are behind a free registration wall.) The puff piece on Evan Williams and Twitter notes some of his thoughts on micbroblogging:

The criticism doesn’t seem to

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This afternoon I spoke to the Stanford class on Creating Engaging Facebook Apps.

As I said at Web 2.0 expo, building big businesses online is hard work. While it isn’t hard to start an app company, especially as …

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As Techcrunch, Mashable, Venturebeat and others have noted, Facebook is preannouncing a number of changes to its APIs, including a shift to user engagement as the way it presents apps in the directory:

This week you’ll see us

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Its now widely agreed that the two most common behaviors on social networks are self expression and communication.

Most of the online revolutions have been driven by new forms of communication. This started with Usenet and BBSs back …

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I’ve been traveling a bit this week, speaking at Widgetcon on Wednesday and at Community Next on Saturday. Both panels were on the topic of viral marketing; at Widgetcon with a focus on how brands can use widgets for marketing

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The NY Times runs a front page article today about the Toyota Prius the hybrid that makes a statement and that sells. The article says:

A riddle: Why has the Toyota Prius enjoyed such success, with sales of more

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