The smartphone is the new sun.
“Most tech innovation is attacked as ‘rich people’s toys’, but ends up giving the poor things that previously only the rich could have.”
“All curation grows until it requires search. All search grows until it requires curation.”
“If you think voice UIs are the future, verbally describe, aloud, everything you see and touch on your phone today.”
The assumptions we can leave behind, and what we build next.
Expect a lot more ‘innovation is dead’ stories.
Music and books, even TV, don’t matter much to tech anymore.
Why social apps can’t solve the problem of information overload.
Lockdown’s dramatic impact on ecommerce in 6 charts.