Facebook went down, making the point that it is does not have a monopoly on communication; that is a good thing as the company will likely be pushed to further control information.
The Wall Street Journal’s Facebook Papers provide important evidence about problems with Facebook, even as it highlights the trade-offs involved is any solution.
Apple’s argument defending its anti-steering provisions also explain the company’s approach to its burgeoning ad business.
There are all kinds of arguments to make about the App Store, and nearly all of them are good ones; that’s why the best solution can only come from Apple.
Substack is at the center of media controversy, most of which misses the point that sovereign writers — not Substack — are in control.
Google reduces App Store fees to 15%; its approach makes more sense than Apple’s, because it acts like the tax it is. Plus, Chinese companies skirt Apple’s rules.
More on what makes Roblox unique, and why App Store fees are ever more difficult to justify.
Super Follows made the news, but Twitter’s Analyst Day was interesting for more reasons than that.
Apple’s App Store changes are genuinely a good deal for small publishers, and make me feel more favorable about the entire business. Then, Airbnb’s costs, particularly marketing, are too hard to understand.
Assume that Apple is going to win versus Epic: what is a reasonable approach to the App Store that will gain more developer support?