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Picture Proof of the Innovator’s Dilemma: SlideRocket

February 11, 2009:

Yesterday I met with a cool company named  Slide Rocket  that has a very slick product.  Based on Adobe Flex , SlideRocket has built a web based PowerPoint alternative that some equate more to Apple’s Keynote (plus it has collaboration built in).  One reviewer even said : “The entire interface is, dare I say it, gorgeous. It’s slick, smooth, gentle on the eyes, and all Flash based so everything works as soon as you want it to. If anything, it actually seems to work better than PowerPoint offline.”   Clayton Christensen’s big “aha” in Innovator’s Dilemma is that eventually a product will become over-featured and as a result feature growth will ...

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