Hack the Planet
Internet companies, venture capital firms, and even investment banks hired a large number of industry outsiders
It's harder to convert smartphone swipes than desktop clicks into sales
Jan. 30 -- Evercore ISI's Ken Sena discusses Amazon's growing cloud business with Bloomberg's Cory Johnson on "Bloomberg West."
Jan. 30 -- Former eMusic CEO Adam Klein and Bloomberg Intelligence's Paul Sweeney discuss Jay Z's expansion into music streaming to take on Spotify and Apple’s Beats. They speak with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Street Smart."
Jan. 30 -- T-Mobile US Inc. is the only Super Bowl advertiser that took NBC up on the chance to show a different commercial to viewers live streaming the game instead of watching on TV. The fourth-biggest U.S. wireless carrier, known for criticizing its bigger competitors, is going to show online viewers an ad featuring comedian Rob Riggle promoting its data rollover plans. (Courtesy of T-Mobile US Inc.)
Jan. 30 -- Today’s “BWest Byte” is $41,329,673,325, for the amount of money the FCC took in for its latest spectrum auction. Bloomberg's Peter Cook reports on “Bloomberg West.”
Jan. 30 -- Zebra Technologies General Manager Jill Stelfox discusses wearable tech on Super Bowl XLIX players showing how fast they run and a variety of other statistics. She speaks on “Bloomberg West.”