The exciting thing is that the big guys, Apple, Google, Microsoft,
are all following us little guys around now trying to figure out
where we (or some other little guy) will take the medium (and the
market) next... People forget that only a short time ago it was the
other way around.
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, Jay dedman <jay.dedman@g...>
> > The tools are only important in how they limit or enable those
> > It's not about controlling the mediaplayers. It's not even about
> > controlling the standards. It's about getting the standards used
> > the companies that build the tools, so we can then have our vlogs
> > every television set, every computer screen. It's about making
> > open playing field. For me, the next big thing is the set to box.
> > Which company will make a successful set top box that lets you
> > suscribe to ANY videoblogger/rss feed? It *will* happen. We just
> > to stimulate those companies (or start our own).
> (note: im still on vacation.i woke up early and drove 15 miles to
> public library while ryan was asleep. addict?)
> peter, its always been about our voices....but the tools we've been
> building have helped spread the voices. we didnt just wait for big
> compnaies to make things happen. they are only doing ti becasue they
> see what is already being built and working.
> this is how we create an open playing.
> I am so psyched by iTunes playing podcasts and videoblogs.
> its just going to bring many more people to the table.
> but i wonder...will they encourage people to create and distribute
> their own media like freevlog does?
> will iTunes or others create conversations?
> or is it just a one way distribution stream like tradional media?
> its just so very exciting how fast we are all moving.
> i hope that i can watch your videos on my computer, TV, hand-held
> i hope there are a million ways to do it.
> but for those of us building tools, its important to remember that
> do have influence in how things are done.
> we're still part of the ecology.
> if it was just iTunes...or just ITunes, Google and Microsoft, ...not
> as exciting.
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