Wireless Innovation at Last

It took a while, but finally we’re seeing creative proposals to take advantage of the new wireless spectrum the FCC is poised to make available. First, there was (former FCC staffer and Nextel Founder) Morgan O’Brien’s innovative Cyren Call proposal for a nationwide hybrid broadband/public safety network. Today comes words that (former FCC staffer) John Muleta and (@Home co-founder) Milo Medin have raised top-tier Silicon Valley venture capital financing for ...

Last chance for Supernova early registration discount!

Tomorrow (May 12) is the deadline to save $300 or more on registration for Supernova 2006, which is shaping up to be an awesome event. If you’re thinking of coming, be sure to sign up now!

Follow the Volume

Raph Koster: “Some of the best indicators of coming metaverses are Habbo Hotel, Cyworld, mySpace, Amazon, and eBay. That’s where the volume is.”

The Future of Microsoft

Scoble: “The next three years will define Microsoft as a company. It’ll be interesting to see how our innovation engine roars to life. We’ve been making some great acquisitions and hiring some great people. And I hear a major engine tuneup is underway thanks to other things that I can’t talk about yet.”

The pre-Supernova 2006 networking party will be at Mighty in San Francisco, on Thursday, May 18, 5:30-9:30pm. Everyone is welcome; please RSVP by email or at: http://snparty.wetpaint.com There’s no charge to come, and we’re serving free (hearty!) hors d’oeuvres, thanks to our sponsor, Blish.com. As usual, we’ll have a fantastic mix of tech industry luminaries, innovative entrepreneurs, and other interesting folks. It should be a perfect springboard to Supernova next ...