BBY, Connected TVs, and the Innovator’s Dilemma in Action

BestBuy recently announced they would launch a connected TV under the Insignia brand using the Tivo user interface.  This is a great example of the Innovator’s Dilemma in action. The Insignia brand is one of Best Buy’s house brands.  It (like other private label brands) is frequently used as the opening price point for devices.  House brands tend to…

State of the Mobile Internet

Some interesting tidbits here from Akamai (with the full report here).  My comments are in Bold. The average monthly 3G traffic is the highest for laptops (1-7 GB), followed by tablets (250-800 MB) and smartphones (80-600 MB) ->  not surprising   Online video (30–40 percent) is the largest contributor to mobile traffic volume, followed by Web browsing…