The Great Commoditization of Distribution

Tom Goodwin made the following observation in his March 2015 TechCrunch article: "Uber, the world’s largest taxi company, owns no vehicles. Facebook, the world’s most popular media owner, creates no content. Alibaba, the most valuable retailer, has no inventory. And Airbnb, the world’s largest accommodation provider, owns…

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Apple vs Tesla - The Quest To Capture The 99%

Over the past month, Apple & Tesla have made major product announcements for new, cheaper product lines in their core verticals, for the iPhone SE and the Tesla Model 3 respectively. While both companies have historically been the subject of numerous comparisons based on their similar design philosophies and high-end…

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How To Explain Net Neutrality To A 5 Year-Old

Imagine for a second that you are an independent taxi driver in a far away town called Gidan. All the roads in Gidan are owned by a handful of big companies and each company has the power to determine how fast each individual taxi is allowed to go on the…

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