Thoughts on Twitch

Why the hell would I want to watch a stranger play a video game?? I distinctly remember thinking this when I first encountered Twitch around the time of its launch in late 2011. Afterwards, I put that thought and the company out of my mind for 2+ years until the other day, when I read […]

Intel Good, Microsoft Bad

I’m impressed with Intel. I’m unimpressed with Microsoft. Together, these two companies ruled the PC era. While numerous PC manufacturers came and went, you could count on these two companies contributing to each desktop you brought home. That era, however, is over. As Benedict Evans shows in this chart, smartphones are about to pass PCs […]