Stripe: Platform of Platforms

Stripe’s announcement of Treasury — banking-as-a-service — manifests the breadth of the company’s ambition.

Apple and Facebook

Apple and Facebook seem like they are in conflict, but have often been each other’s best partners.

Visa, Plaid, Networks, and Jobs

The history of credit cards helps explain why Plaid is valuable to Visa, and how Visa can make it significantly better.