My Keynote At Mesh: Growing Communities And Adding True Scarcities

from the have-fun-with-it dept

A bunch of folks have been asking for video from my keynote talk at the excellent Mesh Conference, and here it is (and if you really want to download it, there's an iTunes link as well). It's also embedded below if you click through. The whole thing is an hour, but split into four separate videos. The first two are my presentation and the second two are the Q&A that followed:






It was, as always, lots of fun to do. Also, I met tons of great, wonderful, interesting and fascinating people at the event. Interacting with people is always the best part of these things. Thanks to everyone who came out -- and a special thanks to the Mesh Crew: Mathew, Rob, Michael, Stuart and Mark who have created something really special with the Mesh event and who are each amazing individuals as well.

Also, since people were quizzing me about it later: I actually do "memorize" the presentations and what's coming next. I don't see what the next slide is before I bring it up and no (as two separate people asked me...) I did not have a little device in my ear telling me what was coming next....

Filed Under: business models, economics, keynote, mesh, scarcities
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  1. identicon
    Buzz, 12 Apr 2009 @ 2:26pm

    Re:

    @44: cram -- First off, the credit card information itself does not represent a loss by itself. Everyone in the world can know my credit card number without me suffering any real loss, but you're obviously pointing out how someone USING that information illegally would certainly represent a loss to the owner since money is definitely NOT an infinite good.

    Just because something is information means it is a "good" for public consumption. A CC# is used in private transactions. Even store cashiers rarely (if ever) see your CC#. The machines take care of everything.



    As for the videos, someone please-oh-please post a torrent for them. I want to download them in a usable format. I doubt Mike has control over the presented formats; it is Mesh who is managing the video publishing. YouTube would be a nice start.

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