Business 2.0

Business 2.0 was a monthly magazine publication founded by magazine entrepreneur Chris Anderson, Mark Gross, and journalist James Daly in order to chronicle the rise of the "New Economy". First published in July 1998, the magazine failed to make sufficient profit and was shut down; the final issue being published in October 2007.
Posts about Business 2.0
  • The Uberification of the “1099 Economy”

    … industries. If it can move up the ladder to higher paid corporate or creative fields (which it already is), it could employ an entire generation. Panning back, the combination of an increasingly millennial workforce and a new societal employment structure, could mean we’re entering an era of professionals identified more by 1099s than W-2s. Michael Boland is chief analyst and VP of content at BIA/Kelsey. Previously, he was a tech journalist for Forbes, Red Herring, Business 2.0, and other outlets. …

    Michael Boland/ Street Fight- 16 readers -
  • Is Apple Pay Set to Power On-demand Local Services?

    … the brand, marketing muscle and it owns the user touch point through all kinds of iThings. Put another way, if fragmentation in app-based local transactions doesn’t exist to compel Apple Pay, maybe Apple pay will compel it. And there once again, it all comes back to a classic chicken and egg scenario. It wouldn’t be a local topic without one. Michael Boland is chief analyst and VP of content at BIA/Kelsey. Previously, he was a tech journalist for Forbes, Red Herring, Business 2.0, and other outlets. …

    Michael Boland/ Street Fight- 5 readers -
  • Is Apple Pay Fixing a Problem Consumers Don’t Have?

    … invest in costly point of sale terminals (POS) without a critical mass of usage. The thought is that Apple has jumpstarted the latter. But has it really? We’re at least a year from NFC-packing iPhone 6 ubiquity — at least a to level that’s going put a dent in retailers’ business case to upgrade POS hardware. The mismatch in this two sided marketplace…

    Michael Boland/ Street Fightin Social YouTube- 10 readers -
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