Today I want to write about Kim's Video, an extraordinary little DVD and VHS shop in the East Village, and how it relates to Netflix. In a weird kind of…
The night before Martin Luther King Day, I sat down, not planning to, and tuned in to HBO’s documentary about the events of Jan. 6, 2021, “Four Hours at…
Every year at this time, there is a ritual trek to Vegas, where the faithful go to pray at the altar of the latest gizmos and are seduced into buying…

December 2022

Mar 16, 2017,02:05pm EDT
Last night Sacha Baron Cohen honored U2 on the Kennedy Center Honors, was amazing
No matter how you view the world, as a media maker, a marketer, or a citizen, you can’t help but feel that media, in its current incarnation, is doing…
Carl Sagan’s remarkable life as an astronomer, planetary scientist, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, and author made him uniquely suited to…
When you ask Esther Dyson, who began her career as fact-checker/reporter for Forbes, about the challenges facing media, she inevitably answers in a…
If you want to know just how quickly things have changed, just ask Julie Scelfo, who’s a media ecologist (one who studies the interactions of…
Molly Rose Russell was by all accounts a normal 14-year-old schoolgirl. She had the interests and hobbies of a typical teenager: music from “Hamilton…
On April 14, Elon Musk was on a stage in Vancouver at a TED talk, asked to define what he believed should be Twitter’s role regarding content. It was…
Over the past week, I’ve led a series of conversations about the current state of media, and the increasing sense that media platforms are amplifying…