The Blockchain Moment
Momentum is building behind blockchain technology, and it is not limited to Bitcoin. This week we step back and survey the horizon
Its coinbase Time
That Was The week 2021, #15 By Keith Teare • Issue #15 • View online Coinbase listed in New York and is now worth over $60 billion. The listing symbolizes the coming of age of Bitcoin and the Blockchain. Contents Coinbase Time AI on the Rise SPAC Land Amazon – Tone Deaf? Startup of the […]
Is the Creator Economy For Real?
That Was The Week 2021, #14 By Keith Teare • Issue #14 • View online Should you quit your day job and turn to newsletters, videos, podcasts and Clubhouse? Or, like Leonardo do you need your very own patron? Contents Creators and Work Governments and Innovation. Friends or Enemies? Bubble or Bust? Are Markets Rational? Startup of the […]
Is Clubhouse in Trouble?
Content quality, which equates to participant quality, will be the greatest challenge facing Clubhouse. Its fight with other real-time audio platforms (new ones this week announced by Linkedin and Spotify) will be won or lost on that.
Do You Believe in Magic?
That Was The Week 2021 A week where believers in a future were confronted by a host of non-believers By Keith Teare • Issue #11 • View online Content The Believers The Non-Believers Heard in Silicon Valley Startup of the Week Tweet of the Week Editorial This week sees the parting of the ocean, perhaps somewhat appropriate for the Passover […]
Sam Altman is Super Smart — Who Knew? 😉
That Was The Week 2021, #10 By Keith Teare • Issue #10 • View online Content Content Automation, AI and, Universal Income Interactive Real-Time Streams — The Future is Now Nation-States, Money and, Tech Gossip of the Week Startup of the Week: Stripe Tweet of the Week: Clubhouse Will Fail Editorial This week’s That Was The Week […]
What Do We Value? Beeple, Roblox, Coinbase and Money.
That Was The Week 2021, #9 In a week that saw the belief in democracy decline, 22 new Unicorns reported, and the belief in digital art, user-generated games, and Bitcoin soar. What do we really value? — Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/keith-teare/support
WTF are NFTs? You Need to Know.
Attribution: Gauri Lama That Was The Week — Issue #8 This week we look at Google’s new ad targeting tech, Jay-Z selling Tidal to Square and the rise of non-fungible tokens, widely known as NFTs. Content Editorial Let’s start with personal news (a lot of you are friends). I got Covid, in early February. It wasn’t too […]
Creators — Your Time Has Come
That Was The Week 2021, #7 By Keith Teare • View online Contents Creators Grab the SpotlightClubhouse is still Talk of the TownThe War on Social MediaSilicon Valley Water CoolerSPACs Just Will Not Go AwayWorth a MentionStartup of the WeekTweet of the Week Editorial Are you a creator? Do you produce a newsletter? Videos? Podcasts? […]
Assets: Does the Rise of Bitcoin Mean the Decline of America?
By Keith Teare • Issue #6 • View online That Was The Week 2021, #6 Content Bitcoin and AmericaNews Corp, Google and the NewsSPACs and Bubbles — The New NormalAndreessen, Clubhouse, Twitter, FacebookStartup of the Week: Waze and UI PathTweet of the Week Editorial This week my reading seems to have converged on a single theme again […]