Episodes

Tue. 09/27 – The First Meaningful AR Product To Hit These Shores?

Sept. 27, 2022

Sam Bankman-Fried finally scoops up Voyager’s assets. Meta says Russia has launched the biggest disinformation campaign of the war. Nreal has finally brough the first real contender for the AR wars to American shores for the…

Mon. 09/26 – Darth Vader’s Voice Is AI Now

Sept. 26, 2022

UK police make an arrest many believe is related to those recent Uber and Rockstar hacks. Will the iPhone get a design overhaul next year? Cloudflare’s interesting new Zero Trust SIM. Maybe the first copyright for that new A…

(Portfolio Profile) Argyle

Sept. 24, 2022

Argyle is a BIM to Augmented Reality app for Heavy Construction. More at Argyle.Build

Fri. 09/23 – Are DAO’s NOT A Liability Shield?

Sept. 23, 2022

If DAO’s are a modern, blockchain take on the corporation, I’ve got a big, worrying thing to tell you about them. Apple looks to cozy up to the NFL as Amazon seems to have found immediate success with Thursday Night Football…

Thu. 09/22 – Instagram To Crack Down On Nudes

Sept. 22, 2022

More gaming hacks. Instagram wants to stop unsolicited sending of nudes. Layoffs come for Meta in all but name. The end-run Google wants to do around Dolby. Getty Images bans AI art. Larry Page’s flying car startup is shutti…

Wed. 09/21 – It’s Twitch’s Day Behind The Woodshed

Sept. 21, 2022

Twitch is the main character of the show today, for good and bad reasons. YouTube takes a serious swing at TikTok. Microsoft releases Windows 11's first major update. Nividia outlines its next gen GPUs. Can Helium make it as…

Tue. 09/20 – Actual Inflation Comes To The App Store

Sept. 20, 2022

Now the hackers have come for the crypto market makers. Spotify gets into the Audiobooks game. Slack gets in on the whole productivity apps renaissance. Actual inflation is coming to the app store and 1 Euro apps will soon b…

Mon. 09/19 – Uber Hack ≡ GTA VI Leak?

Sept. 19, 2022

Did the same kid who allegedly hacked Uber allegedly leak GTA VI gameplay over the weekend? Interpol drops a red ball on Do Kwan. iPhone 14 Pro users report their cameras literally shake when they try to take pictures. Insta…

(Portfolio Profile) Treasury

Sept. 17, 2022

Building the fundamental assets for the metaverse, with Treasury. If you want to learn more, contact me, or check out Treasury.space

Fri. 09/16 – Big Uber Breach

Sept. 16, 2022

Uber is investigating a breach of its systems that has caused it to take some of its most important systems offline. The White House has finally delivered that big “comprehensive framework” for crypto regulation. How did Ama…

09/15 – Adobe To Acquire Figma

Sept. 15, 2022

Adobe plans to acquire Figma for the biggest ever private software company acquisition. Is this a sign of things to come in the productivity space? Happy The Merge Day for Ethereum. TikTok just copies and pastes a BeReal clo…

Wed. 09/14 – The iPhone 14 Reviews Are Out

Sept. 14, 2022

Arrest warrants for those behind LUNA and UST. Anti-cheating technology comes to video games. Apple is going all in on 3nm chips and soon. Mudge’s testimony before Congress yesterday. A first hands-on with the new Playstatio…

Tue. 09/13 – Google Does Google Things

Sept. 13, 2022

Google does what it does best. Kills a product line. As the Twitter whistleblower testifies before congress, did extreme heat in California almost bring Twitter down recently? Amazon has updated the entry-level Kindle. And a…

Mon. 09/12 – The Whole “Oops! We Lost A Prototype” Gambit

Sept. 12, 2022

One of those new Meta Quest headsets just happens to have been found in the wild. New Roku gear. Starbucks announces an NFT project. A spinoff Google Moonshot that might be the next generation networking gear. And is TikTok …

Fri. 09/09 – White House Comes Out Against Proof-Of-Work?

Sept. 9, 2022

Is the US government about to legally curtail proof of work crypto projects? Intel’s big new GPU specs. Uber Eats signs a deal to get into the ankle bots business. What I believe is the oldest startup ever to be acquired by …

Thu. 08/09 – Why Disney Also Had 2nd Thoughts About Buying Twitter

Sept. 8, 2022

Disney’s former CEO throws another lifeline to Elon Musk in his Twitter suit. Crypto folks are suing the US Treasury over an important crypto precedent. Why the current YC batch is still crypto heavy. A very interesting cryp…

Wed. 08/07 – The iPhone 14 Event

Sept. 7, 2022

All the headlines from Apple’s Far Out iPhone event. Not to be outdone, details on the next Google Pixel event and Meta Quest Pro events. Ring brings end to end encryption to all its hardware. And for the first time in histo…

Tue. 09/06 – When “They” Turn Off Your Devices For You

Sept. 6, 2022

Pretty high priority zero-day to tell you about. Is Binance about to upend the stablecoin market with its muscle? When your electrical utility takes over your smart thermostat. And how that rumored always on iPhone display m…

(TWTR SPC) Whither The Creator Economy?

Sept. 3, 2022

Talking the state of Snap, Substack, and the creator economy generally, with @kyurieff, @simonowens and others!

Fri. 09/02 – iPhone Takes The Market Share Crown

Sept. 2, 2022

The iPhone install base has surpassed the Android install base in the US for the first time basically since Android began. Apple settled with a developer for the first time any of us can remember. Meta signs a VR chip deal w…

Thu. 09/01 – Twitter Edit Button Arrives

Sept. 1, 2022

At long last, an edit button has come to Twitter. Nvidia and AMD say the US has imposed restrictions on exporting chips for AI-related applications to Russia and China. How Apple is gonna handle its new holepunch configurati…

Wed. 08/31 – Not Great, Snap!

Aug. 31, 2022

Huge, huge layoffs at Snap. Say hello to Apple Xcode Cloud Subscriptions. Say hello to “can’t be evil” NFT licenses. Forget foldable phones, I have a very interesting foldable laptop to tell you about. And if your crypto exc…

Tue. 08/30 – Twitter Shelved An OnlyFans Clone

Aug. 30, 2022

Elon looks like he’s grabbing onto the Twitter whistleblower as a new argumentative lifeline. The big new CPU lineup from AMD. Gopuff is borrowing money to buy some time. Why did Twitter shelve plans for an OnlyFans clone? A…

Mon. 08/29 – Apple’s iGlasses To Be Called Reality One?

Aug. 29, 2022

Really, Apple? THAT is what you’re going to call your AR/VR glasses? I tell you what “that” is. A look at the passkeys Apple is bringing us soon. More deets on the Netflix ad-supported tier. WhatsApp’s super-app ambitions se…