A framework for subscription success. Plus: Airbnb and Roblox go public, how to start a newsletter, and could you survive "Home Alone"?
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Doordash serves up its S-1. Plus: Unpacking SPACs, Netflix tests podcasts, Apple drops Intel, and the linkage between gut health and Alzheimer's.
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Unpacking a busy week at Lightspeed. Plus: markets as Veblen goods, crave the wave, depreciating developers, and a history of ghosts.
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A return to edtech investing. Plus: vaccine logistics, the history of audiotech, a glitch in the matrix, and Pearl Jam wants you to vote!
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How to make strategy quantitative. Plus: running remote, designing for algo's, super Zooms, and RIP EVH.
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Why board reporting is good for CEOs too. Plus: GoodRx's S-1, stunts in reverse, autonomous flight, and the moon's origin story.
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Living at the intersection of dual disasters. Plus: USPS is essential, reviewing "The Last of Us: Part II," Chinese keyboards, and a millennial neutron…
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Takeaways from the first post-COVID earnings quarter, and implications for "the great acceleration" of the tech industry.
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Oatly's unlikely success. Plus: the B2B commerce loop, Hollywood grinds to a halt, monetizing communities, and an oral history of the Super Soaker.
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Revisiting Amazon's cash machine. Plus: fraud at Luckin Coffee, the return of Beavis & Butt-Head, hiring crafters, and Quora's "remote first" manifesto.
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