Monthly Archives: October 2010

Starting a foresight blog to feed DiCoDE thoughts

I just started a new blog where I will publicly gather my foresight researches and analyses, mostly used currently to feed thoughts and inspiration for DiCoDE – the book. I used to gather this input in a closed system, but … Continue reading

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Business Model Innovation

I just finished “Business Model Generation”. It is a very inspiring book (one of my references) and it triggered several thoughts for DiCoDE. It is in fact the right moment to consider such things as Business Model Innovation because I … Continue reading

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Learning about TV thanks to my dad

Recently, my parents subscribed to a new TV offer through IPTV. They now lack one TV channel (BeTV, Belgian version of Canal+), and especially one satiric show: Les Guignols de l’Info. My dad used to watch TV and listen to radio … Continue reading

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Thoughts about user currencies

Considering DiCoDE as a Value Chain, we need to see, in the end, which currencies user uses to pay for the digital content he receives. I plan to tackle this topic in the book and am even considering inviting a … Continue reading

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How Twitter is killing its complementors

Platform Utility: state reached by a platform when both complementors (usually corporations augmenting value of the platform for the user and having a business model relying on this platform) and users enable each other’s growth, reaching a virtuous circle state. … Continue reading

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New (mobile) world order: carriers still believe…

Being active in mobile for more than 9 years, on carrier, agency and media sides, i keep on getting information about this ecosystem. Mobile is seen as revolutionary lately (I just understood the Mobile Kills Dinosaurs analogy from Yves Kallaert), … Continue reading

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Sharing DiCoDE with Georg Petschnigg (Microsoft Pioneer Studios)

Thanks to my ex-colleague and friend Katrien, I’ve been able to explain DiCoDE model to Georg Petschnigg during REMIX 2010. Georg is co-founder at the Microsoft Pioneer Studios, a design venture team that develops new consumer business projects. His keynote was very inspiring … Continue reading

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REMIX 2010: Microsoft on the right path

Microsoft loves developers. That’s why, maintaining platforms (Desktop Windows, Windows Mobile but also MSN and many others), they need developers to augment value of it. As Professor Valor explained us last year during IME’s Advanced Digital Strategies program (which is … Continue reading

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