The Mobile Majority IS Gimbal

The Mobile Majority IS Gimbal

If you were expecting to see The Mobile Majority’s site, you’re actually in the right place. Five months ago, The Mobile Majority acquired Gimbal – a location and proximity data technology company located in San Diego. It was an opportunity to not...
A Eulogy for Millennial Media

A Eulogy for Millennial Media

We lost one of our own last week. In an official release, Millennial Media has been acquired by AOL. And while the company will live on in our hearts (and within the larger AOL framework), what Millennial represented is forever lost to the ether. This day marks the...
Humor: A Handy Tool for Your Leadership Box

Humor: A Handy Tool for Your Leadership Box

As a leader of a fast-growth company or startup, you will find many things working against progress. It could be money, a weak talent pool, shifts in the marketplace, a big announcement from a competitor, delays in product development, or a mishap in customer service....
Ad Tech Consolidation: What Comes after the LUMAscape?

Ad Tech Consolidation: What Comes after the LUMAscape?

By now, you’ve probably seen the LUMAscapes. They’re the complex, sprawling mappings of the ad tech industry’s many entities as they stand today – fragmented and wholly redundant. The mobile LUMAscape is particularly messy. When the first iPhone hit back in 2007,...
“I Woke Up With No Pants”

“I Woke Up With No Pants”

“Shit,” I thought to myself. I had just finished tearing though my suitcase for the third time and couldn’t believe what I saw: I didn’t have any pants. I had flown to San Francisco to attend a pitch competition hosted by Plug and Play Tech Center, one of the largest...