The Great Bifurcation

Tracing the evolution of tech’s three eras, and why the fourth era — the Metaverse — is defined by its bifurcation with the physical world.

Meta

Facebook’s reorganization into Meta is the ultimate bet on the power of founder control.

Facebook Down, The Whistleblower, Facebook Power

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.

Regulators and Reality

The FTC’s new Facebook case isn’t any better than the old one, even as there are ever more questions about the potential harm of regulatory interference