Ranjan here, and this post will be kind of intense. I'll be talking about attention spans in the context of a horrifying photo from earlier this year. …
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Hi! Can here again. Today, we talk about biometrics. One of the many joys of moving to the US is discovering the madness that is Social Security Number…
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Ranjan here, and today I’m getting nostalgic. Yesterday, I spent the afternoon at a working group of media innovation people. We discussed how their co…
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Hi, Can here. Today, some gripes. A common gripe a lot of people have with the technology industry is how dehumanizing its products are. There are some…
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Ranjan here, curating my favorite food writing. For the second Margins' Thanksgiving Week Link Dump, I figured I'd honor the holiday by pulling the bes…
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Can here, curating a few holiday links covering our favorite topics of privacy, advertising and capitalism. This week, I am in Seoul for a friend’s wed…
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Ranjan here, and this week I'll be talking about how those items you’re recycling probably aren’t getting recycled. Next time you order off of Seamless…
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Ranjan here, and this week I'll be talking about what that cheap thing you recently bought off Amazon really means. I've been talking to a friend who's…
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Hi. This is your host, Can. Today, I’m going to tell you a story. You know what would be the worst thing about a Zuckerberg presidency? The endless, en…
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Ranjan here, and this week I'll be talking about price discovery and valuations. A number of you have written in that you're enjoying my mid-aughts tra…
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Hi. Can here. Today we talk about two-sided markets and Airbnb Part of the allure of traveling is having to deal with mishaps. You want some stuff to g…
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Ranjan here. Can and I both have a number of pet theories. One of my long-running ideas is that if Gawker was still around, Trump would not have won. Y…
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