Episode 1.13 Hello Ello?

Definitely Still a Beta, That's Not a Gift, How People React to News, A Working Business Model

Tagged: ethics, social media, technology

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Show Notes

In which we talk about new social media player Ello—some initial impressions, venture capital’s influence in Silicon Valley and its distinctive shape there vs. elsewhere, and thoughts on business model and communication.



Things we talked about on the show that we thought you might want to click a lovely link and read about.

[Ello Manifesto]: //ello.co/wtf/post/manifesto [Ello Doesn’t Have Ads]: //ello.co/wtf/post/why-no-ads [goodbye]: //aralbalkan.com/notes/ello-goodbye/ [baio]: //ello.co/waxpancake [baio-vc]: //ello.co/waxpancake/post/oy73kFfDdhOPh8Jv9z9pFA [fresh Tracks Capital]: //www.freshtrackscap.com/ [freshtracks ello]: //www.freshtrackscap.com/fund-iii-companies/Ello [vc]: //betabeat.com/2014/09/ello-founder-says-vc-funding-is-no-big-secret-thats-silly/ [hate ads]: //gigaom.com/2014/09/25/ello-investor-co-founder-funding-or-not-we-hate-ads-and-we-want-to-shift-values/ [no exit]: //betabeat.com/2014/09/ello-cofounder-we-have-no-exit-strategy/ [bt]: //stratechery.com/2014/ello-consumer-friendly-business-models/ [vox]: //www.vox.com/2014/9/26/6844633/what-is-ello-should-i-care [atp]: //atp.fm/episodes/86 [“Considering the audience”]: //ello.co/chriskrycho/post/n4U3NdHR_gqBVj64YE075A [@oluseyi]: //ello.co/oluseyi [App.net]: //app.net/ [Tent.is/Cupcake.io]: //cupcake.io [Diaspora]: //joindiaspora.com [Markdown]: //daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/ [academic-md]: //2012-2013.chriskrycho.com/web/markdown-and-academic-writing/



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