Why we shouldn’t believe all the web3 hype

The maddening thing about technology — and one of the main reasons I started this blog — is that whenever something new comes along, some people always have to try it. Without thinking about the consequences, impact, or true usefulness of what they're doing. The latest incarnation of this perplexing tendency is web3. "The future … Continue reading Why we shouldn’t believe all the web3 hype

Tech’s n°1 critics are now its biggest stars

Tech is now bigger than ever. Despite - or thanks to? - the pandemic, the sector gathered over 42,000 people in Lisbon this week, for Web Summit, Europe’s largest tech event. Yes, it was as brimming with Silicon Valley bravado as you’d expect. Yet this year, there was a major difference: the biggest crowds were … Continue reading Tech’s n°1 critics are now its biggest stars