Episode 588: The Technology Tango : Planet Money How customers use a piece of technology can change what the product is. And what the product is can change the business model. It's a constant dance between customers and sellers.
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Episode 588: The Technology Tango

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Episode 588: The Technology Tango

Episode 588: The Technology Tango

Episode 588: The Technology Tango

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How customers use a piece of technology can change what the product is. And what the product is can change the business model for the company. It's a constant dance between the customers and the sellers. Today on the show, three short stories about this dance.

For more on these stories check out: Free Voice-Control Software Helps Tiny Start-Ups Build Big Ideas and You Can Create A Hit Video Game About Anything. Even Making Toast.

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