Challengers is a blog about products, services, and technologies that take on the status quo. But right now, it's impossible for me to think about taking on the status quo without my mind turning to a person: Steve Jobs.
He spent 35 years in the PC and personal technology industry, and nearly everything he did, he did in the form of a challenge.
The PC business. Jobs helped to create the personal computer industry in the 1970s, then led the development of the Macintosh, the only consumer platform that took on the Microsoft monopoly. For years, the … Read more
The 404 Podcast will never charge for premium content because the words "premium" and "The 404" have never occurred in the same sentence before, and besides, we're no Hulu, who just announced Hulu Plus, a premium subscription service that offers all-you-can-eat helpings of your favorite primetime shows from ABC, NBC, Fox, and other cable channels for $9.99 a month. In addition, Hulu Plus will also stream full back catalogs of shows like Glee and Saturday Night Live.