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

Posted in DiCoDE creation | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in DiCoDE inspiration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in DiCoDE inspiration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in DiCoDE inspiration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

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

Posted in DiCoDE inspiration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in DiCoDE inspiration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in DiCoDE inspiration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments