Well-known venture capitalist Roger McNamee said that the Internet has released the chokehold media companies used to have over content distribution, creating investment opportunities that could affect everything from education to politics.
McNamee, who founded Elevation Partners in 2004 to invest in media and entertainment, spoke at the Technology Review's Emerging Technology Conference at MIT on Thursday.
He said that the notion of community in integral to his view on media.
"The Internet we see today is about aggregation, but that's just the first step. The thing that's forming now is community," he said. "… Read more