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From buying to collecting to ownership

A drop is a seemingly random release of a limited-number of products with a goal of creating perception of scarcity and urgency. Drops have proven to be a successful brand-building tool, as they reliably drive word-of-mouth, FOMO, create insta-communities, and use wait lines as their advertising. Drops command for a…

This post would be more meta if it was on Facebook

Facebook’s company renaming as Meta is less a rebranding than the creation of a new holding company called Meta to house a collection of important, possibly misunderstood, and sometimes misbehaving brands.

  • There’s the reality-challenged Oculus
  • The global communicator WhatsApp
  • The always seeking influence and slightly self-centered Instagram
  • And the problem…

No Mercy No Malice

For all its success, Facebook doesn’t have vertical distribution or much presence in the world of work

The greatest impediments to changes in our traditional roles seem to lie not in the visible world of conscious intent, but in the murky realm of the unconscious mind.

— Dr. Augustus Napier

The Metaverse

The Zuck is obsessed with another Augustus, world-conquering emperor Augustus Caesar. But the boy-who-would-be-emperor has a problem…

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