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Jonathan Blum

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Jonathan Blum is an independent technology writer and analyst living in Westchester, N.Y. He has written for The Associated Press and Popular Science and appeared on Fox News and the WB. He has a BA from Columbia University. https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathanblum Follow Jonathan on Facebook and on Google + https://www.facebook.com/skepticbook?ref=hl

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#DigitalSkeptic: SXSW Leads Live Event Revenue South

By Jonathan Blum

Live gatherings are battling online options just to manage all the details of an expensive meeting, then keep relationships built over a year.

08:00AM 03/11/14

#DigitalSkeptic: Smartphones Could Make Buying Smart Car Dumb

By Jonathan Blum

A phone can do much of what fancy, built-in systems can do for navigation, entertainment and Web access, creating a problem for carmakers and questions for buyers and investors.

08:00AM 03/06/14

#DigitalSkeptic: Fragmented LTE Hangs Up Global Web Access

By Jonathan Blum

When you have to negotiate cell data separately in 185 countries, it's obvious the global data village has turned out to be not so warm and cozy after all.

08:00AM 03/04/14

#DigitalSkeptic: This Pro Music Marketer Just Wants a 10% Cut

By Jonathan Blum

An un-music label grows its sales 81 times faster than the traditional while leaving the bulk of the money (and more work) with the artist.

08:15AM 02/27/14

#DigitalSkeptic: Sheet Music Strums Up Big Business, No Money

By Jonathan Blum

The Web has taught a ukulele and transcribing expert to sing a sad song of millions of pageviews without a cent in profit.

08:00AM 02/25/14

#DigitalSkeptic: 'Clean Porn' Solution Says Media Can Thrive One Day at a Time

By Jonathan Blum

Skweez Media knows where to find a revenue stream in an age flooded with free porn: Cheap, one-day access to a Netflix-like library of XXX content.

08:00AM 02/20/14

#DigitalSkeptic: Amazon Sells Idea That the Worse Company Does, the Better

By Jonathan Blum

Traditional analysis would indicate that eventually time catches up with Amazon and some sort of correction is in the offing. But no such correction is at hand.

08:00AM 02/18/14

#DigitalSkeptic: How Action Camera Maker Contour Failed, and How It Comes Back

By Jonathan Blum

On the face of it, there's not a thing this start-up did not do right. It's just a tough market for computer hardware makers.

08:00AM 02/13/14

#DigitalSkeptic: Smart Homes Will Stay Dumb for Some Time

By Jonathan Blum

Google buying Nest is only one example of the faith tech puts in the notion of the smart home. Investors would be even smarter to watch from a distance for a while.

08:00AM 02/11/14

#DigitalSkeptic: Winter Tech With Olympic-Sized Business Ambitions

By Jonathan Blum

Here are 10 tough, innovative winter sports tech products to own ... and bet on.

08:00AM 02/06/14

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