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Software Defined Talk: When Billionaire Unicorn Farmers Attack

3 Jun 2016 12:08pm, by

While Texas moistens up, the Software Defined Talk crew ponder the morals of rich tech folks suing journalists, the state of open source business, the history of the business intelligence market, and how to use the Meeker Decks. Check out the full show notes below for links to the recommendations, conferences, and bonus tech news items.

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Show notes

“Residential Diaper Rash”

Battling Billionaires

Making money in open source

Notes from Corporate Strategy Land

Mary Meeker’s 2016 Internet Trends Report

  • Video of the presentation.
  • Quartz highlights
    • Software is getting faster at eating the (e-commerce) world: “The time it takes retailers to get to $100 million in online sales is shrinking. It took Nike 14 years from the time its retail site launched, compared to nine years for Lululemon, and eight years for Under Armour.”
  • 213 slides of charts (PDF).

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