Notes on Elon Musk’s Twitter bid, why Facebook’s AR efforts may be too early, and an interview with Head of Instagram Adam Mosseri about creators, blockchains, and TikTok
Meta’s metaverse approach, from chips to operating systems to business models, evinces a lack of strategy.
Facebook is moving forward with the Android-derived VROS instead of the brand new AROS.
Tracing the evolution of tech’s three eras, and why the fourth era — the Metaverse — is defined by its bifurcation with the physical world.
The Weta acquisition, Unity’s ambitions, their advertising business and relationship with Apple, and why Riccitiello thinks my understanding of the metaverse isn’t quite right.
Metaverse follow-up, and then both Apple and Google lose in court
Defining the Metaverse, and explaining why Microsoft is well-placed for the virtual reality opportunity
How I approached the interview with Zuckerberg, why the metaverse is really about VR, and then a discussion of Facebook’s competitors.
An Interview with Mark Zuckerberg about the Metaverse
Facebook’s reorganization into Meta is the ultimate bet on the power of founder control.