Under the leadership of Mike Fries, Liberty Global has grown into the second-largest cable TV operator in the world and the largest cable TV operator in the world and the largest outside the US. A conversation about the new Europeaninteractive TV viewer, webifying television , and building digital confidence.
-Moderator: Kara Swisher, famed technology columist and host of The Wall Street Journal's AllThingsD.
-Mike Fries is the president and CEO if Liberty Global, a $10 billion revenue company offering video, voice and broadband Internet services.
The deeply personal is changing, our friendships are taking on a more permanent and ambient quality, and we live in the awareness that our conversations are stored, our pictures shared, our names Googleable forever. How are we changing? And can we connect?
- Genevieve Bell is an anthropologist and director of user experience for Intel's Digital Home Group.
"Virtual Happiness" is a research project that aims to provide insights on the relationship between internet usage and happiness.
-Jim Stolze specializes in new thinking on digital communication.
In a world of ubiquitous connections, we can talk, work or play at any moment.
Moderator: Kara Swisher, famed technology columnist and host of The Wall Street Journal's AllThingsD.
-Guy Laurence, CEO of Vodafone Netherlands, made his career in the media business and is now building bridges between the media, entertainment and communications industries.
Loïc Le Meur presents Seesmic, a video chat service with threaded video conversations, and coversations on everything, includin what's happening at PICNIC.
-Loïc Le Meur, founder and CEO of Seesmic, is a French serial entrepreneur amd hugely popular blogger who recently moved to Silicon Valley to launch the next-generation conversation tool.
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