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Mark McLaughlin

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Occupy Wall Street: RIP

(93) Comments | Posted February 10, 2012 | 2:14 PM

Occupy Wall Street is not a political movement. OWS is a satire created by a Canadian media property that exploited blogs, social media and mainstream news media to generate momentum. The movement may never die. RIP refers to the mainstream attention that the media and politicians gave to this movement.

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Internet Privacy and Big Government

(2) Comments | Posted May 28, 2010 | 2:53 PM

For online advertisers and publishers, and for the mind boggling array of companies that try to create value in between these two groups, the Internet privacy issue is very real and very scary.

It is just unfortunate that the real issues and the headline grabbers have nothing to do...

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Audiences Don't Pay for Content

(28) Comments | Posted March 22, 2010 | 6:28 PM

The media industry needs to get healthy but we won't get there if we think about the Internet as the reason that consumers have stopped paying for content. Instead, we need to take a dispassionate view of mass media content and ask ourselves why the Internet is a reason that...

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