Microsoft acquired gaming company Activision Blizzard for $70bn, with the New York Times claiming the following in a now-edited paragraph: There are two…
Play-to-earn games are the new way evil people have found to enrich themselves via other people’s labor. In short, you pay into a system that allows you…
When I was in high school, I was not good at French. If someone suggested I was the worst person to study French at the school, I would not have argued…
In Clotaire Rapaille’s The Culture Code, he states that the American mindset is one that looks for something that “just works.” They are less concerned…
New York City Mayor Eric Adams has declared that he “needs his city open”: "We must get open. Let me tell you why," Adams said. "That accountant from a…
As if to terrorize me as I have my morning coffee, CNBC put out a piece about how “young employees are losing out ‘on a lot’ by not going to the…
When I get mad at something, I do my best to try and focus on who the right person to be mad at is. For example, suppose something goes wrong at a…
Cryptocurrency has perfected crony-capitalism and sold it to the desperate.
As we approach the end of the year, and a year of writing this newsletter, I am somewhat astounded by the response - I did not set out to make this a…
So, yesterday I withdrew my company from the Consumer Electronics Show at the start of January here in beautiful Las Vegas, Nevada. It was a decision I…
As we approach the end of the year - and the continuation of the coronavirus pandemic that has not ended and I’m tired of people saying it has - we’re…
Dear readers, I apologize about the quality level on the last piece - and a second email in quick succession. I’m sick today (which should have made me…