More and more opportunities on the web come from market marking, not for advertisers, but for real goods and services paid for with real money.
Facebook’s earning show why it is relatively well-placed to capitalize on ATT.
Differentiation can flow from the writer, but also from the subject. That is why the Substack model could help deliver the local news business model.
Google’s latest ad announcement sounds like a big win for privacy, but it may make practical outcomes worse for users, with little harm to Google.
AppLovin’s IPO and recent acquisitions are another example of how Apple’s policies will give the edge to big players.
Truly unlocking competition in tech means increasing interoperability; an absolutist approach to privacy is doing the exact opposite.
Super Follows made the news, but Twitter’s Analyst Day was interesting for more reasons than that.
More on Spotify via interviews with Daniel Ek; then, Facebook and the Australian government come to an agreement that still entails paying off publishers.
More on Clubhouse, including the importance of AirPods, why it is different than Meerkat, conflict between privacy and competition, and monetization options.
Clubhouse will do for audio what Twitter, Instagram Stories, and TikTok did for text, images, and video.