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
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?”
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.