Amazon once sold only books and Apple was a dying brand trying to keep its head above water after the release of Lisa.
In every story, there is a beginning and an ending. Often times the ending never lived up to the expectations set forth at its inception.
Let’s face it. Technology has become the great slayer of dinosaurs. Just ask Kodak, Polaroid, Sears, and Roebuck or call your local travel agent from your landline at home. Everything from how we research information to listening to our favorite music has all changed because of technological advancements.
What hasn’t changed is how media advertisers continually market products to their key demographics. Due in parts to technology people, in general, are far more intelligent buyers. We less influenced by the star celebrity and more so by our peers or influencers who actually try a product and report back to their followers through social media.