Live Augmented Streaming and the Future of Interactive Consumption

As we drift deeper and deeper into our Zoom reality, there’s one important part of the video experience that for some reason hasn’t been exposed yet: why don’t we get to choose exactly what we’re seeing during live video?


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The Gamification of E-Commerce and Our Future as Constant Consumers

It’s the beacon of e-commerce that no one is talking about. It’s the most engaging way to watch a show, movie or game that doesn’t exist yet. And it’s the future that will blend physical and consumed experience and fundamentally alter how we perceive actions that occur within a screen.


The Emergence of Narrowcasting and Disintegration of Brand Pricing Power

When you were describing your epic final season binge of The Americans this past spring to your friends, did you take the time to carefully spell out the way in which you watched the show?

“Hey, guess what? Last weekend I watched The Americans, an FX show, on Prime Video…


The Emergence of Narrowcasting and Disintegration of Brand Pricing Power

When you were describing your epic final season binge of The Americans this past spring to your friends, did you take the time to carefully spell out the way in which you watched the show?

“Hey, guess what? Last weekend I watched The Americans, an FX show, on Prime Video…


And why ESPN will be less popular than a Baby Ruth

Have you ever dug your hand into a plastic pumpkin bucket on Halloween and searched desperately for that last Kit-Kat or Reese’s, but instead come up short with handfuls of only Twix and Snickers?

Odds are your deep dive into the bottom of the bin was useless anyway, as your…


It’s 2023 and Amazon just bought NFL TV rights…now what?

With the news earlier this year that Amazon would make it’s first official foray into major American live sports through a $50 million NFL digital streaming package, it’s not crazy to imagine a world where Jeff Bezos decides to perform…


Let’s take a minute and see if we can re-imagine Medium

You wake up, unlock your phone and quickly tap the green “M” right on the other side of your lockscreen. …


Thanks to YouTube TV, cutting the cord just got a whole lot easier…But is that really the final evolution of Cable?

If you’ve ever picked up your cable bill, mumbled a 4-letter word and wondered why you’re spending over $100 per month for dozens of channels you never watch, then the news around YouTube TV’s pending launch undoubtedly caught your eye.

For only $35 dollars every 30 days, about 40 channels…


I just wasted 32 seconds of my life watching 3 drunk girls on Facebook Live

It’s Friday night, you’ve had a long week at work. You pour yourself a glass of wine and slip into something comfortable. You collapse on the couch, your feet weary from trekking the city’s blustery alleys and avenues.

You flip open your laptop; the Knicks are already down 20, so…


Creative destruction is eating the world

If there has been one simple but true trend in media over the course of the last 15 years, it is an abrupt climb to “more,” followed by a steady drift towards “less.”

Whether it was the sheer joy we universally experienced the first time we received 200 cable channels…

Whit Harwood

Media and Tech junkie. Always trying to find what’s next. Baseball addict. True Detective apologist. Old Bay evangelist.

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