Tech companies must do more than promise future profit.
Requiring social media to interconnect would improve service and accountability.
Ransomware networks connect the legal economy with an illegal one.
Google’s revenue models contain structural problems.
Spotify’s business model is not financially sustainable. But there is hope.
Our analysis of Amazon’s business models shows how to remove its colonial characteristics.
How should Amazon’s smart ecosystem be governed?
Amazon subsidizes its own products and subsidiaries
Where does the friction in Amazon’s ecosystem go?
According to Bezos’ estimates, Amazon is a value extractor
Amazon’s strategy is simple, consistent and relentless.
Amazon uses an amazing variety of online many business models.
Amazon’s empire is an ecosystem of ecosystems.
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.