Non-Fungible Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift, like Dave Chappelle, is leveraging the power of the Internet to take control of their art.

Sovereign Writers and Substack

Substack is at the center of media controversy, most of which misses the point that sovereign writers — not Substack — are in control.

Moderation in Infrastructure

Infrastructure companies need a distinct approach to moderation that focuses on neutrality and due process.

The Roblox Microverse

Roblox is something new and interesting that abstracts away the platforms underneath it.

The Web’s Missing Interoperability

Truly unlocking competition in tech means increasing interoperability; an absolutist approach to privacy is doing the exact opposite.

Clubhouse’s Inevitability

Clubhouse will do for audio what Twitter, Instagram Stories, and TikTok did for text, images, and video.

Mistakes and Memes

Information on the Internet is conveyed by memes, which can be anything and everything. The real world impacts are only now being understood.

The Relentless Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos is retiring, and will go down as one of the great CEO’s in tech history, in part because of how he transformed Amazon into a tech company in every respect.

Publishing is Back to the Future

Journalism cannot afford to be divorced from business realities; that applies to Australia, the New York Times, and even Andreessen Horowitz.

Intel Problems

Intel is in much more danger than its profits suggest; the problems are a long time in the making, and the solution is to split up the company.