NY TImes Magazine’s Innovation Article
Great article. I recommend thoroughly. This paragraph reminds me why a product like Poker Copilot is feasible:
The salient observation is how quickly and cheaply a hunch turned into a profitable enterprise. A generation ago, it would have taken an enormous corporate infrastructure to research, develop, manufacture and distribute nearly anything. Given such costs and headaches, companies were reluctant to finance all but the most certain-to-succeed innovations. Today the Internet allows someone at their kitchen table to communicate easily with a factory in Guangzhou; containerized shipping makes it trivially cheap to import manufactured goods; and the ever-growing media landscape offers vast opportunities for easy marketing.