How defensible are the network effects on API platforms?Under what conditions do API platforms have real and defensible network effects, as opposed to being just one-sided outsourcing services?
Audius – the decentralized platform for musicWhat makes Audius’ decentralized model particularly suitable for the music industry and what are its main weaknesses?
Product-to-platform part VII: Corning’s Gorilla GlassHow can Corning’s Gorilla Glass be transformed into a platform by reaching out to its customers’ customers?
The pros and cons of decentralized platformsWhat are the factors that make decentralized platforms better or worse than centralized platforms?
Is OpenSea any more decentralized than eBay? OpenSea is oftentimes described as a decentralized platform. That is misleading.
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Is OpenSea any more decentralized than eBay?
Will network effects save Ethereum from the Ethereum killers?What are the network effects around Ethereum and layer-1 blockchains more generally, and how defensible are they?
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Will network effects save Ethereum from the Ethereum killers?
The chicken-and-egg problem of marketplacesWhat strategies can marketplaces (and other network effects businesses) use to get past the cold-start problem?
Internal network effects Others have described many different settings in which network effects operate. How about inside a firm?
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