Aggregators and Jobs-to-be-Done

Aggregators succeed by being the best at doing the jobs consumers want done.

Apple App Store Follow-up, AWS ARM Servers, Intel’s Choice

More on Apple’s App Store monopoly, including why it’s different from Google and Steam, and far more egregious than other digital platforms. Then, Amazon announced ARM chips for AWS: what changed, and what does this mean for Intel.

Antitrust, the App Store, and Apple

Apple’s case before the Supreme Court is about standing; Apple has a strong case. That, though, doesn’t mean the App Store isn’t a monopoly — and that Apple isn’t increasingly predicated on rent-seeking.

Data Factories

Facebook and Google and other advertising businesses are data factories, and regulation will be most effective if it lets users look inside