Not Watergate! It’s a gateway that converts XSPF to JSON, including JSONP. I’m hosting it on my personal account, but anybody is welcome to use it. The purpose is to make it easier to use XSPF in AJAX hacks, which is usually blocked by restrictions on cross-domain XML requests. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you… […]


David Pakman on Netflix: Netflix developed great economic leverage with the rights owners — and that is the only way to force them to do deals that allow both customers to be delighted and also leave enough margin for startups to build a business. But wait, there’s more. The deals you force the rights holders […]