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.
Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey were in front of Congress again, while Apple reduced its App Store take for small developers.
Facebook Gaming is perhaps the most innovative game streaming service; Apple should embrace it.
How gaming has changed at Microsoft, Xbox’s strategy for the next generation, and what is going on with iOS
Twitter went too far last week for reasons that go back to 2016 and the unfair blaming of tech for media’s mistakes.
The story of Widgetsmith, why Apple doesn’t have to worry about curation, and why Google is happy to follow along.
What was interesting about Facebook’s iOS 14 announcement was not what it said about the IDFA, but what it didn’t say about Apple’s broader policies.
The final word on the App Store, while Palantir’s S-1 both establishes the company as a defense firm, and argues that the biggest tech companies are on the wrong side of history.
Assume that Apple is going to win versus Epic: what is a reasonable approach to the App Store that will gain more developer support?
New Huawei rules may kill not only the company’s handset business, but also its base station business. Why hasn’t China yet retaliated against Apple?