Episode 004: Twitter, Secret, and Yik Yak

Episode 004: “Twitter, Secret, and Yik Yak” Hosts: Jon Nathanson, Ben Thompson Runtime: 1 hour 36 minutes 00:00:00 Feedback on Net Neutrality Netflix and Net Neutrality link Level3 Post on Internet Congestion link Revealed Preference – Wikipedia link Tim Wu white paper link 00:12:30 Why Jon Doesn’t Use Twitter 44% of Twitter accounts have never sent a tweet link Twitter’s Marketing Problem link 00:41:15 Secret Marc Andreessen criticizes anonymous apps – Business Inside link 00:51:30 Yik Yak Yik Yak Seeks to Shut Off Access To High School and Middle School Students link 9 teenage suicides linked to Ask.FM link 01:09:10 … Continue reading Episode 004: Twitter, Secret, and Yik Yak

Episode 003: Net Neutrality

Episode 003: “Net Neutrality” Hosts: Jon Nathanson, Ben Thompson Runtime: 1 hour 36 minutes 00:00:00 INTRODUCTION Network Neutrality, Broadband Discrimination by Tim Wu link “FCC Seeks a New Path on ‘Net Neutrality’ Rules” – New York Times link “FCC’s New Net Neutrality Proposal Is Even Worse than You Think” – Slate link 00:05:30 INTERNET ACCESS AS A UTILITY “Common Carrier” – Wikipedia link “Public Utility” – Wikipedia link Marc Andreesen on Net Neutrality “Because sewers and electricity are far more static markets than broadband. You don’t shit 10x as much every 3 yrs.” link 00:17:00 THE ECONOMIC REALITIES OF INTERNET … Continue reading Episode 003: Net Neutrality

Episode 002: Fat as a Service (FaaS)

Episode 002: “Fat as a Service” Hosts: Jon Nathanson, Ben Thompson Runtime: 1 hour 33 minutes 00:00:00 INTRODUCTION Accidental Tech Podcast, Episode 61: “Perfectly Neutral” link 00:02:40 NIKE AND APPLE (BRAND, EXPERIENCE, BUSINESS MODELS, WEARABLES) Nike Fires FuelBand Engineers link Secret thread re: FuelBand link Apple and Nike link 00:40:30 INSIDE APPLE (CULTURE, ORGANIZATION, DETAILS, MARKETING) John Siracusa: “Don’t Stop Thinking About Tomorrow” link “Teleology” Wikipedia Vector episode with Matt Drance link 00:57:30 THE NEW LUXURY MARKET The End of Aspiration link “Capital in the 21st Century” by Thomas Piketty link 01:05:50 THE FUTURE OF “THE BEST” (IMAGE vs. QUALITY, … Continue reading Episode 002: Fat as a Service (FaaS)

Episode 001 – Welcome to Stratechery.FM

Episode 001: “Welcome to Stratechery.FM” Hosts: Jon Nathanson, Ben Thompson Runtime: 1 hour 36 minutes 0:00:00 Introduction 00:03:00 The Future of Journalism Welcome to Stratechery 2.0 FiveThirty Eight and the End of Average Newspapers Are Dead; Long Live Journalism 00:28:00 The Superfan Economy (in Writing, TV, Music) This is Hardcore: How Superfans Drive the Entertainment Business 00:35:00 Why Movies (and some TV) Are Different from Other Content Types Why Hollywood Resists Disruption: It doesn’t fight off invaders. It sits down and does business with them. The Cord-Cutting Fantasy Why TV Has Resisted Disruption The Jobs TV Does 00:48:15 Google Fiber … Continue reading Episode 001 – Welcome to Stratechery.FM