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Dan Palumbo

Outside of the office, Dan spends his time coaching youth baseball and consuming all things sports and pop culture.

Dan Palumbo Has 4 Posts

It is Time to End the Prohibition on Sports Betting.

In 1919 Congress banned the manufacture, transportation and sale of intoxicating liquors with the ratification of the 18th Amendment. With no legal avenue to buy alcohol, those looking to catch a buzz resorted to illegal means. What followed? An increase in illegal production and sale of liquor (or “bootlegging”), the proliferation of speakeasies, and a […]

Posted on March 22, 2017

Pokémon Go-Augmenting Reality for Better or Worse?

If you haven’t seen or read numerous articles or blog posts on Pokémon Go by now, then you must be living in an augmented reality (AR) of your own. With more active daily users than mobile app juggernauts Twitter and Tinder, and more engagement than Facebook, this phenomenon has taken the world (or at least […]

Posted on July 26, 2016

The Sweet Symphony of Disruption

For more than two decades Bloomberg and its flagship terminal have been the gold standard in the financial data and analytics industry. The terminal’s combination of real time financial data, news, and trading platforms provides valuable information to users, but its messaging platform is widely regarded as the crown jewel of a $25 billion dollar […]

Posted on October 23, 2015

A Stark Reality Facing Daily Fantasy Sports Sites

The multibillion dollar daily fantasy sports (DFS) industry finds itself in crisis mode. Earlier this month, research showing how the profits of daily fantasy games are soaked up by a small group of professionals raised questions about the average user’s ability to win. Then the news broke that an employee at DraftKings leaked valuable internal […]

Posted on October 14, 2015
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