The generic Web is grinding through its commodity end-game, with prices for both advertising inventory and content falling. And the mobile Internet is reaching early middle age, with worldwide cell subscribers flattening, and the app market tightening into narrow device-oriented silos. But one end of the digital content beach is enjoying a vivid adolescence: in-car media, infotainment and support services.
I confess I'm writing these lines directly into the email form, because I think if you are going to make critical commentary on digital things, you must, these days, make clear that you are not writing with pencil and paper. Few do.