Edo Segal

  • Will.i.am Launches Will.i.apps With First 360-Degree Music Video For The Black Eyed Peas

    Will.i.am Launches Will.i.apps With First 360-Degree Music Video For The Black Eyed Peas

    Every major music artist these days seems to have their own iPhone app, but the latest app from the Black Eyed Peas is like nothing you’ve ever seen before. The app (iTunes link, $2.99) lets you follow each band member’s Twitter feed with photos, pose the band members in a 3D photo shoot, and even does an augmented-reality trick (when you point the iPhone camera at the Black… Read More

  • For The Future Of The Media Industry, Look In The App Store

    For The Future Of The Media Industry, Look In The App Store

    The following post is by guest author Edo Segal (@edosegal), an entrepreneur who has launched and sold several companies, including Relegence to AOL. Today, he runs his Incubator/Investment vehicle Futurity Ventures, which recently launched a new search engine for wisdom. Media scarcity is dead. In the future my son will have a flash drive that he will pay $29 for that will have the capacity… Read More

  • For Twitter, Sharing Data With Google Would Be Suicide

    For Twitter, Sharing Data With Google Would Be Suicide

    Guest author Edo Segal (@edosegal) has launched and sold several companies. In 2000 he founded eNow, a search engine for the Real-time Internet in an age that predated RSS as a popular medium. As such he has had a decade to think about its implications. He ultimately sold the company (renamed Relegence) to AOL in 2006 and today runs his Incubator/Investment vehicle Futurity Ventures. He… Read More

  • iWise Is "Twitter For Dead People."

    iWise Is "Twitter For Dead People."

    At first glance, iWise is “Twitter for dead people,” says founder and CEO Edo Segal. You can find nuggets of wisdom from famous people about anything—love, change, happiness, truth. Then you can follow those people in your own “Wisdom Tree,” which is a feed of quotes from the people you follow. In my Wisdom Tree, for instance, I’m following Benjamin… Read More