Author: Derek Cheng

eTail Eating Retail? Why Ecommerce Will Own It All

Amazon’s Whole Foods Acquisition a Bellwether for Brick-and-MortarsWhile it’s unlikely anyone saw Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods coming, no one should be surprised either. Let’s put it this way: it was considerably more likely for Amazon...


Ad Networks Standing Out from Google and Facebook's Dominance

Google and Facebook’s Advertising Duopoly Means Networks Need to Double-Down on Securing Top Publisher RelationshipsVenture capital funding in the adtech space is dropping, according to analysis done by Crunchbase. Likewise, ad revenue is also...


Why Early Payments Matter to Publishers, Writers, and Creators

Why Early Payments Matter to Publishers, Writers, and CreatorsToday’s internet is one gigantic content-driven marketplace. We take it for granted that much of the material we absorb on a daily basis – whether it be news, perspectives, or...