Innovation Brief: Instagram, Rockets, and Drones

Welcome to Street Fight’s new Innovation Brief series. On a semi-weekly basis, it aggregates and analyzes happenings from across the technology and media spheres. This week, we look at Instagram’s creator economy, commercial space travel, and drone delivery.

These insights come from digital agency M7 Innovations. Founder Matt Maher synthesizes his perspective from the trenches of digital experience creation. See the full episode and summary notes below, and stay tuned for semi-weekly episodes. Let’s dive in…

📱 Instagram is going all in on a ‘creator economy’ and plans to connect brands directly to influencers. What’s the catch, Mark? We discuss.

🚀 Blue Origin is teasing a presale for seats on its suborbital New Shepard rocket. We debate the possibilities.

🚁 Drones carrying the ingredients to make s’mores might land on your doorstep. We dive into the power of ‘bundling’ product deliveries.

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Mike Boland has been a tech & media analyst for the past two decades, specifically covering mobile, local and emerging technologies. He has written for Street Fight since 2011. More can be seen at www.mikebo.land