Facebook can survive its scandals, but Apple’s anti-tracking initiative is doing meaningful damage to its business.

Facebook is the most vulnerable of all Big Tech companies. What does it take to survive?

Epic got some of what it was hoping for — but not all of it

Instead of ‘subscription fatigue,’ we’re probably seeing the opposite.

Rather than take our jobs, AI will help us get better.

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This thing is for real. The incentives are right. And the community is the key.

When people lose faith in institutions, they gravitate to misinformation. It’s time to address the trust vacuum.

If you make stuff for the internet, and are good at it, you are very happy right now.


“Are you trying to fucking destroy the company?” Bill Gates asked former board member Maria Klawe when she pushed for diversity.

Is social media censoring conservatives? The charge factors in the antitrust debate, so some context would be nice.

Alex Kantrowitz

Silicon Valley-based journalist covering Big Tech and society. Subscribe to my newsletter here: https://bigtechnology.substack.com.

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