Don’t Give Up on the iPad

Posted in ひと, アップル, iPad by shiro on 2014年4月25日

Don‘t Give Up on the iPad | stratechery by Ben Thompson

Don’t give up on the iPad | The Loop

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Stratechery goes solo: Ben Thompson on Asia, Apple, and the shifting tides of online media

Posted in ひと by shiro on 2014年4月17日


Stratechery goes solo: an interview with Ben Thompson | Tech in Asia

I did my internship at Apple through a program called “Apple University,” which is basically a program that focuses on teaching you what makes Apple Apple. It was a fantastic top-level view of the company and gave me a deep appreciation for how Apple goes about things. Beyond the exposure to the company, I worked on developing a ‘course,’ as it were, about a specific topic, which I’m pretty sure is still being used. Unfortunately, with Apple being Apple, I can’t say anything more about it.

Episode 001 – Welcome to Stratechery.FM | Stratechery



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The Social Conglomerate

Posted in ひと, ソーシャルネットワーク by shiro on 2014年2月23日


The Social Conglomerate | stratēchery by Ben Thompson

Go To The Mat On Stickers – The Talk Show | Mule Radio Syndicate

Ben Thompson joins John Gruber to discuss Facebook’s blockbuster acquisition of WhatsApp, the wide world of mobile messaging in general…

The Social Conglomerate |

Episode 001 – The Garbage Truck Song | Exponent

Microsoft v Microsoft

Posted in ひと, ウィンドウズ, マイクロソフト by shiro on 2014年2月15日


Microsoft v Microsoft | stratēchery by Ben Thompson

Microsoft is batshit crazy | The Loop

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Two Bears, Revisited

Posted in ひと, アップル, サムスン by shiro on 2014年2月5日


Two Bears, Revisited | stratēchery by Ben Thompson

Two Bears, Revisited | Daring Fireball

Two Bears, Revisited |

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Google’s Tasty Lemonade

Posted in グーグル, サムスン, モトローラ, レノボ by shiro on 2014年1月31日


Google’s Tasty Lemonade | stratēchery by Ben Thompson

My best guess is that the decision was ultimately a combination of misguided kingdom-building by Andy Rubin, patent panic, and delusions of Steve-Jobs-esque grandeur from Larry Page.

That’s No Lemonade. That’s a Space Station. | Daring Fireball

As it stands today, especially with Galaxy S4 sales falling short of Samsung’s expectations, when Google tells Samsung to jump, Samsung asks “How high?”

Google’s New Business Model

Posted in グーグル by shiro on 2014年1月19日


Google’s New Business Model | stratēchery by Ben Thompson

Windows 8 Became A Reason *Not* To Buy A New PC

Posted in ウィンドウズ, コンピュータ by shiro on 2014年1月12日


Windows 8 and the Cost of Complexity | stratēchery by Ben Thompson

Windows 8 Became A Reason *Not* To Buy A New PC | ParisLemon

“Threshold” to be Called Windows 9, Ship in April 2015 | Paul Thurrott’s SuperSite for Windows

Windows 8 has set back Microsoft, and Windows, by years, and possibly for good.

Chromebooks and the Cost of Complexity

Posted in ひと, クロームブック by shiro on 2014年1月9日


Chromebooks and the Cost of Complexity | stratēchery by Ben Thompson

Chromebooks Features Versus Bloat | ParisLemon

The recent rise of the Chromebook suggests it may have hit enough features without the bloat of a Windows machine. A weakness becomes a strength.

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★Instagram Direct, Twitter DMs, and the Social/Communications Map

Posted in ソーシャルネットワーク by shiro on 2013年12月13日