The Celestial Jukebox

Rich McGinn, then CEO of Lucent, came to Haas in 1999. I remember asking him when the celestial jukebox would be possible – when one would be able to drive across America, always connected to music, and infinite music at that. McGinn was in a good position to answer that question as CEO of one […]

The US wireless market, 6 years since the iPhone, Part 1: operator consolidation

This is the first of a series of posts on what’s changed in the US wireless market since the launch of the iPhone in June 2007.  This first post looks at wireless carrier consolidation. We backtrack past 2007, all the way back to the halcyon, Nokia candy bar-characterized days of 2003. All estimates of total […]