Kara Swisher

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A Kodak Moment

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Light posting today, as I am in Rochester, N.Y., visiting Kodak headquarters to get a look at what the company is doing in its continuing quest to revive itself after the onslaught of digital media drastically changed its business.

I will be doing one of my “Kara Visits…” videos of my time at the photo icon (which is, full disclosure, a sponsor of the D conference), as I look at what they are up to.

But check in soon for my takes on the growing Web buzz that Rupert Murdoch should take WSJ.com free and also whether YouTube can ever escape its lawsuits.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work