Farhad Manjoo had a provocative piece at Slate, predicting that Amazon will soon start giving away Kindle readers. Fellow pricing geek, Rags Srinivasan and I got into a Twitter discussion, with Rags claiming that Manjoo was way off base. Rags … Read More
If you want to do something to stimulate the economy, hook up small businesses that you like with potential customers. Take a look at Make a Referral Week and pledge your support.
With consumers shunning gas-guzzling SUVs and easy financing gone the way of $1.00/gallon gas, Detroit is in trouble. Some people have called for government intervention. Others have suggested that the best thing to do is allow the big carmakers to … Read More
Wired editor-in-chief Chris Anderson recently wrote a provocatively-titled article called Free! Why $0.00 Is the Future of Business. Anderson argues that the economics of computing on the net, where storage and bandwidth costs fall even faster than the cost of … Read More
Mimiran has a booth at the Professional Pricing Society Fall Conference in Orlando. We’re giving away a Nintendo Wii in a promotion, which means we’re arguably giving away the year’s biggest pricing mistake. (Of course, you could argue that this … Read More