APIs should be developed from the needs of stakeholders in your ecosystem.
Twitter is a relatively small social network with outsize influence.
Apple Pay and Apple Card make Apple’s ecosystem even more sticky.
Credit card associations exploit a lucrative ecosystem of consumers and merchants.
Facebook’s ecosystem delivers targeted advertising based on user profiles.
This catalog integrates what is known about business model design choices.
A digital business model includes a model of your ecosystem and a quantification of profit scenarios.
Products, services and platforms each have their own value creation logic.
To develop your ecosystem business model, you need to ask nine strategic questions. We illustrate this with the Netflix ecosystem.
The business model of the Libra reveals a massive a transfer of money from poor to rich.
A business model of the Bitcoin ecosystem reveals that the Bitcoin system is not sustainable in the long run.
Like any other technology, blockchains have no value if their is no business model for their use.