29 Total Quotes

Michael Goodman Quotes

As technology improves, [publishers and designers] are going to do more. It takes time to do more. Time equals money, so the cost of the game goes up.
Michael Goodman
#Money

Some employees might want health insurance. Some might want life insurance. Some might want disability insurance. Some might just want the cash. This is a good tool to maximize employee satisfaction,
Michael Goodman
#Disability

The good players and quirky personalities are certainly out there. It's like the 'World Series of Poker' -- no one would have thought that people want to watch a bunch of people sitting around a table playing cards, but it has become very popular.
Michael Goodman
#Poker

By becoming part of a larger media group, it allows them to leverage wider distribution. For somebody who is a media conglomerate, it's worth more because they can package it with other channels.
Michael Goodman
#Media

For a period there, they defined the consumer-electronics space. They were the quintessential electronics. Their name personified quality. They were a heck of an innovator.
Michael Goodman
#Quality

There's no reason whatsoever for women or couples to suffer through menopause,
Michael Goodman
#Reason

Women that are able to stay with an exercise program, eat a balanced diet and diminish the stress in their lives is really where it's at,
Michael Goodman
#Exercise

[For that reason, he thinks the record labels will continue to see declining sales.] Ultimately the system has to blow up from top to bottom, ... The industry is going to get a lot worse and see a lot more pain before it gets better.
Michael Goodman
#Reason

One of the lessons we've certainly learned is you can't stem the technology tide, ... Peer-to-peer networks are here to stay and that begs the question, 'How do you live and work with them rather than let them be a source of piracy?'
Michael Goodman
#Technology

That's an example of the internal backbiting and fighting that led to bad decisions.
Michael Goodman
#Example

It has global appeal, unlike most games that do well in either Asia or the U.S. but typically not in both regions.
Michael Goodman
#Games

Some of these games also include free access to basic levels that are supported by advertisements that are integrated into the games themselves.
Michael Goodman
#Games

The lack of labor would be a serious threat to future growth.
Michael Goodman
#Future

The tools are in place to regulate sales of these game, including a well-known rating system. The problem is that parents, who are often the ones buying these games, are not paying attention to the rating system, and retailers are ignoring the restrictions. There have to be ramifications for those retailers.
Michael Goodman
#Sales

We're getting more and more products that are competing in essentially the same space.
Michael Goodman
#Space

What really drives the sales of these things is a breakaway game,
Michael Goodman
#Sales

MTV has done an incredible job of building trust with young music consumers. But there's a line between entertainment and infomercials, and there's a real risk they will damage their brand if they are seen as just another retailer trying to sell something.
Michael Goodman
#Entertainment

This is a demographic that is very used to listening to digital music. What is a little surprising about it is the actual purchases that are occurring. Generally the under-25 set goes to file sharing before legitimate download services.
Michael Goodman
#Listening

Warner is taking advantage of the P2P architecture, which is a faster, more efficient method of distributing content that requires less bandwidth than traditional download services.
Michael Goodman
#Architecture

The music download services are certainly seeing healthy interest. Especially with digital-rights management issues largely addressed and record labels becoming more involved, the sector should continue its growth rate.
Michael Goodman
#Interest

Gambling is illegal in the U.S., and there are many different state laws regulating it, but all of the online gaming businesses are located overseas, where the government has no jurisdiction. How will this new law be enforced? Will the government track the online activities of the millions of people involved in online gambling?
Michael Goodman
#Gambling

I know that because my grandfather founded the company.
Michael Goodman
#Company

We?re quite pleased with the honor.
Michael Goodman
#Honor

It's certainly been a very slow recovery for New England over the last several years, and this new data is certainly consistent with that.
Michael Goodman
#England

Although the in-game advertising market is still relatively untapped, its promising business model will lead to swift market development. Effectively competing in the interactive gaming market for the video game and advertising communities requires careful attention to the intricacies of the industry.
Michael Goodman
#Advertising

There's no one form of one single magic bullet in terms of advertising.
Michael Goodman
#Advertising

Effectively competing in the interactive gaming market for the video game and advertising communities requires careful attention to the intricacies of the industry.
Michael Goodman
#Advertising

People dedicated to committing piracy are going to find ways to do it.
Michael Goodman
#People

People dedicated to committing piracy are going to find ways to do it. Lawsuits and other action by the RIAA serve to remind people that this is illegal activity and that they are being watched.
Michael Goodman
#Action