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Kevin Kelleher

コラム:「タブレット戦国時代」生き抜くキンドルの進化

Oct 11 2012

ユーザーであろうがなかろうが、米アマゾン・ドット・コムの端末「キンドル」は尊敬に値する。デジタル業界は、たとえ素晴らしい製品でも、それを上回る製品が登場すれば淘汰されるという「ダーウィンの進化論」が当てはまる時代にあるが、キンドルは電子書籍端末から、タブレット市場でシェアを獲得するマルチメディア機器にまで進化を遂げた。

Research in (downward-spiraling) Motion

Jan 05 2012

Failure is a funny thing in the tech world. For startups, failure sometimes seems like a rite of passage - the painful second act of a three-act story with a happy ending. But it's different when a big company stumbles.

Facebook is starting to lose its touch

Nov 22 2011

Facebook is steamrolling forward, but its plans may be hampered by a new backlash against the company's efforts to get its users to share more of their lives online.

The dreary details of Groupon’s future

Nov 07 2011

Groupon went public at $20 a share Friday and surged as high as 40%, briefly valuing the company at $20 billion. It may not be the hottest tech IPO so far this year -- that distinction belongs to LinkedIn, which doubled its value on its first day -- but it is the most discussed and divisive deal.

Do tech giants really need a tax holiday?

Oct 25 2011

Success in Silicon Valley has never been measured purely in terms of dollars. It's also about having a positive impact on the world. Which is why it seems hypocritical for these tech giants to withhold money from an economy that, if that money is judiciously spent, could benefit it considerably.

Jobs gave us computers without pain

Oct 06 2011

The iPad was the culmination of one man's lifelong vision of what dealing with a computer should be.

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