AI Not There Yet?
Layoffs and closures—the beginnings of a major shakeout.
Population control is the new name of the game.
A no-brainer gets rejected. This is likely my last gig, and I want to do what I love doing. But the advertising-based model is teetering.
Nasdaq down 24% already. Renaissance IPO ETF down 31%. But Uber and other unicorns plan record IPOs in 2019, à la dotcom-crash-debut in 2000.
“It’s time to wait patiently as the air is slowly let out of this bizarre Ponzi balloon created by the venture capital industry.”
Even if you never handed over a phone number, Facebook can still get it and monetize it.
After the uproar about the Equifax hack, Congress did do something. And credit freezes are now a lot easier to place and lift.
The payments industry deplores it, but cash is starting to look pretty good, and central banks agree: “We do not foresee a totally cashless society”: ECB
Suddenly in a hurry to remove discriminatory ads.