An interview with Instacart CEO Fidji Simo about Instacart and why she believes it is a generational company.
AI is starting to unbundle the final part of the idea propagation value chain: idea creation and substantiation. The impacts will be far-reaching.
The Big Ten’s recent expansion is being blamed on Fox and ESPN, but it is actually an example of content extracting maximum value through consolidation
Follow-up to Spotify, Netflix, and Aggregation, and why brand advertising makes sense for Netflix.
The original definition of Aggregation Theory emphasized the importance of commoditized supply; that makes Spotify more of an Aggregator than Netflix
An interview with Babylist founder and CEO Natalie Gordon about Babylist’s founding, her growing ambition, and why the company is a shining example of Aggregation Theory in action.
Substack launched an app, which isn’t a surprise given their VC model, but which portends change all the same.
Facebook’s political problems stem directly from its size and drive for growth; they are societal issues, not antitrust ones.
Snap’s Partner Summits continue to provide compelling looks into what Snap is building today, and how it connects to the future.
Distribution on the Internet is free; what matters is controlling demand. AT&T and Verizon didn’t understand the distinction.