Author of Digital Disruption: Unleashing the Next Wave of Innovation
It could literally just be a bluetooth microphone that you clip to yourself, and maybe it’s combined in a pedometer or a wristwatch or a something else. All it does is listen for specific commands, like “Amazon, send me toothpaste.” Well Amazon would know exactly which toothpaste to send me.
Interview starts at 1:56
Show Notes and Links:
Interview with James McQuivey
“Disrupting Disruption at the AAP Annual Meeting” by Calvin Reid at Publishers Weekly – March 21, 2014
Digital Disruption: Unleashing the Next Wave of Innovation by James McQuivey – $3.99 on Kindle
Who Owns the Future? by Jaron Lanier – $10.99 on Kindle
News and Interviews at Amazon’s NYC Press Event
Amazon Fire TV information at Amazon.com
“Amazon Game Studios Introduces ‘Sev Zero’ for Amazon Fire TV” - press release April 2, 2014
“Amazon Fire TV: Questions and Answers (and video)” by Lance Ulanoff at Mashable – April 2, 2014
Don’t miss Garrett Riley’s comparison of Apple TV with Amazon Fire TV in the latest episode of his Tech Grab Bag Podcast.
Next Week’s Guest:
David Vandagriff, creator of The Passive Voice blog: A Lawyer’s Thoughts on Authors, Self-Publishing and Taditional Publishing”
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