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Nov
11
πŸ«₯ EU automakers are officially giving up on tech

πŸ«₯ EU automakers are officially giving up on tech

Google’s Android Automotive is now the official software layer of Renault vehicles. This is not an overnight breakthrough but
2 min read
Nov
09
😱 Nobody knew content moderation was so complicated?

😱 Nobody knew content moderation was so complicated?

Today I wanted to share an amusingly refreshing take on content moderation on the web. Something that we all have
1 min read
Nov
08
😡 Big Tech is not dying, ad-supported platforms are

😡 Big Tech is not dying, ad-supported platforms are

Well, you probably read quite a few alarming news about how Big Tech is hit hard by inflation. No surprise,
2 min read
Nov
03
🟒 Five points about Twitter's business model to help you navigate Elon's Musk acquisition

🟒 Five points about Twitter's business model to help you navigate Elon's Musk acquisition

Given the hectic flow of news regarding Elon Musk acquiring Twitter, then not doing it, then finally doing it... I though it'd be interesting to give some pointers about Twitters as a business and what could be the next steps.
7 min read
Nov
02
πŸ’Ž China is officially reinventing luxury on its own terms

πŸ’Ž China is officially reinventing luxury on its own terms

As an echo of last February's article on cracking the luxury market in China and other signals indicating that China
3 min read
Oct
28
πŸ‘‹ It's time we stop trusting that startups can disrupt multinationals

πŸ‘‹ It's time we stop trusting that startups can disrupt multinationals

When I pause and look back at these last decade of startups vs. big corp debate, something starts to bug
2 min read
Oct
26
πŸ‘ How sex changed the internet...

πŸ‘ How sex changed the internet...

I wrote about sex and the creator economy only a few days ago, and I wanted to go back today
1 min read
Oct
25
😴 Most startups are wholefully unaware we're in a 2008 moment

😴 Most startups are wholefully unaware we're in a 2008 moment

I have recently realized that most startups are still in innovation-as-usual mode. Day in, and day out, they keep on
2 min read
Oct
24
πŸ₯ About Twitter being a superapp...

πŸ₯ About Twitter being a superapp...

With all Elon Musk's circus around buying Twitter like you and I would do grocery shopping, a little music about
3 min read
Oct
21
πŸ“¦ So, we now have an office

πŸ“¦ So, we now have an office

I've been gently teasing the news for a few weeks now, but I guess it's time to make it official
5 min read