Last Exit Westend

A collection of texts about Digital Services and Web Analytics. By Michael Dlugosch

Disruption killed the radio star

Imagine the car industry would tomorrow set up a similar campaign as the UK music industry did in the Eighties with their “home taping is killing music” campaign.

This automobile campaign’s tagline could then be: “Car sharing is killing engineering”, possibly re-using a similar black-and-white composite stencil visual, complete with a jolly roger featuring a car silhouette as the skull (resembling an old Morris, maybe?), and depicting a queue of people standing in line to get in for a ride, forming the shape of one of the bones.

Publishing content on the Web: we need to redesign “social content”

Sebastian has published a post recently, where he wraps us the recently emerging discussion about the dominance of “content silos built by a handful of big commercial players”. The ease of publication that has been built into systems like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Medium and the like, comes with a loss of control and ownership for…