An interview with Eric Seufert about the post-ATT landscape, including Facebook, Shopify, Google, YouTube, Apple, and the future of ad agencies.
This year’s Google I/O built on last year’s focus in a way that lends credence to Google’s longer-term goals. Plus, Pixel hardware and the problem of design by regulation.
Cable companies survived the great unbundling thanks to selling Internet service; they may be best place to make the bundle of the future.
An interview with Tony Fadell about the iPod, iPhone, Apple’s history with Samsung, Nest, the future of ARM, and his new book “Build”.
Google and Spotify’s deal is light on details, but it’s clear who the big winners are.
An Interview With Bill Bishop about China’s COVID outbreak, the Ukraine war, and Substack
Google’s Privacy Sandbox initiative is vague but has some interesting ideas that may change the whole industry
The advertising has shifted from a Google-Facebook duopoly to one where Amazon and potentially Apple are major forces.
Apple wins in court, probably for good; meanwhile, its tracking rules aren’t really being enforced, and probably can’t be, which means Apple’s overreach was a mistake.
Unity’s acquisition of Weta digital makes sense for both sides, and positions Unity to be an essential platform for tech’s future.