Sarnoff’s Law

The first law in this series on 'Internet Laws' has nothing directly to do with the Internet. It deals with what came before. And that's important, because, while few people have heard of Sarnoff's Law, David Sarnoff was one of the first people to consider the value of media networks. His thinking helped value and define the world of broadcast media in the same way that laws like Moore's and Metcalfe's Law have defined digital media and networks - the subject of the next few posts in this series. Sarnoff's Law Sarnoff's Law is simple - it states that the value of a broadcast network inc...

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