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Dolls’ clothes and E-readers: What does it all mean?

Two things happened recently that made me think about convenience, competition and change, and where electronic markets are taking us. First: I got an e-reader, specifically, a Kindle. Second: We bought clothes for a doll. BOOK-LOVERS AND E-READERS At first, … Continue reading

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Mad at Mattel

As someone who has worked with and for a lot of companies, I’m pretty sympathetic to the need to protect intellectual properties. This time, though, I think Mattel has shot itself in its PR foot. It’s gone after a family-owned … Continue reading

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