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Vertical Is The New Horizontal: How The Cloud Makes Domain Expertise More Valuable In The Enterprise

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Editor’s note: Gordon Ritter is a founder and general partner at Emergence Capital, focused on cloud companies.  In the days before the cloud, on-premise software providers that focused on selling into a vertical market were considered second-class citizens to the “big guns” selling into the broader horizontal marketplace. The real “win”—in...
Vertical Is The New Horizontal: How The Cloud Makes Domain Expertise More Valuable In The Enterprise

ReadWriteStart Weekly Wrapup

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The news this week was dominated by announcements coming from Google's two-day I/O event, some of which was highly applicable to startups. The most popular story by far this week was the Big G's introduction of their big data APIs, which may make the process of sophisticated computations easily attainable...
ReadWriteStart Weekly Wrapup
MyCustomizer: If mass customization is the future, here's the tool to create it
Dylan’s Desk: When craftsmanship meets tech, magic happens

Weekend Reading: Mass Customization Round Up

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Lately at ReadWriteStart we have talked with a few people working with startups in the co-creation and mass customization industry. Some of these startups use on-demand production techniques to minimize overhead costs and create early cash flow for their businesses. Of course, this business technique is nothing new; larger companies...
Weekend Reading: Mass Customization Round Up

Is Mass Customization more like Dot Matrix Printers, VisiCalc, or Early Pixar?

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Is Mass Customization more like Dot Matrix Printers, VisiCalc, or Early Pixar?

Analyst Mark Mulligan On The New "Agile Music" #MIDEM

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From Cannes by Stuart Dredge for Midem content partner Music Ally. Find them at musically.com and @musically. On Monday, Music analyst Mark Mulligan  today shared is theory of "Agile Music" - how music products need to evolve in "the age of mass customization". Mulligan said that the decline and...
Analyst Mark Mulligan On The New "Agile Music" #MIDEM

Survey of 500 Mass Customization Startups Reveals Fascinating Trends

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A growing startup trend that we have been keeping a watchful eye on here at ReadWriteStart is mass customization and co-creation. Startups in this sector provide customizable products to the end user, like t-shirts, bags, jewelry and even food. Back in March we suggested that the U.S. may be on...
Survey of 500 Mass Customization Startups Reveals Fascinating Trends

Is America On the Verge of A Co-Creation Invasion?

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Last week we talked about managing split teams with Danny Wong of Blank Label, a site for creating custom men's dress shirts and a startup in the growing field of co-creation. These types of startups, which have gained more traction overseas than in the U.S., run on a model of...
Is America On the Verge of A Co-Creation Invasion?
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