Holiday Break: Weeks of December 21st and December 28th

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Social Networking 2.0

Facebook and Twitter represent the v1 of Social Networking; it’s a bad copy of the analog world, whereas v2 is something unique to digital, and a lot more promising.

Privacy Labels and Lookalike Audiences

Apple’s position on privacy seems unimpeachable, but it ignores trade-offs, and risks a bad outcome for the Internet as a whole.

Stripe: Platform of Platforms

Stripe’s announcement of Treasury — banking-as-a-service — manifests the breadth of the company’s ambition.