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I write the Indie Economy newsletter, helping founders learn of trends and policies that can affect their business.
June 9, 2021
CloudForecast's Tony Chan on cloud trends, AWS waste, SaaS marketing
For time-strapped founders, managing AWS is often put on the backburner in favor of building and marketing the best product possible. While that focus makes sen…
June 2, 2021
Feds urge crypto regulations to fight tax avoidance, cybercrime
After years of ambivalence, the U.S. government is inching toward regulating cryptocurrencies as part of a broad effort to address tax avoidance. What’s going o…
May 25, 2021
Snap dives into AR e-commerce, redesigns Spectacles
Snap is launching a futuristic e-commerce platform that allows users to try on jewelry, clothes, and other products. Snap e-commerce: Snap CEO Evan Spiegel reve…
May 20, 2021
WHO study finds long work hours are an actual killer
*Long work hours* are killing hundreds of thousands of people each year, per a study by the World Health Organization and International Labour Organization. Key…
May 13, 2021
Remote accelerator programs for SaaS founders
Accelerators are like pressure cookers that aim to transform raw materials (startups) into diamonds (unicorns). Operation: Accelerators help early-stage founder…
May 6, 2021
Basecamp CEO apologizes for policy banning political, societal discussions
More than a third of Basecamp employees have quit after new policies banned societal and political discussions at the company, prompting CEO Jason Fried to issu…
May 1, 2021
Q&A with the hacker that scooped Twitter’s in-app tipping feature
Twitter is exploring a new feature that will allow users to tip someone through the user's profile. This is the latest tech scoop from Jane Manchun Wong, the Ho…
April 27, 2021
Mighty Networks aims to build a creator middle class
Mighty Networks raised $50 million to build the "middle class" of the creator economy by helping founders grow their followings without catering to algorithms. …
April 25, 2021
A journalist's tips on how to earn media coverage
In my 8 years writing business news, the most common question I’ve fielded from founders is: “How do you choose what stories to cover?” The unexciting but hones…
April 22, 2021
Can crypto be more environmentally sustainable?
Bitcoin's annual carbon emissions are equivalent to Argentina — and some crypto creators are eyeing a more sustainable future. Why? The distributed network that…
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