The Revenge of the Business ModelNovember 22, 2022
Tech companies must do more than promise future profit.
Business Models for Universal Social MediaJuly 4, 2022
Requiring social media to interconnect would improve service and accountability.
The Business Model of Ransomware NetworksApril 27, 2022
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.
How to Respond to Digital ColonialismSeptember 16, 2021
Our analysis of Amazon’s business models shows how to remove its colonial characteristics.
Governance of Amazon’s Smart EcosystemSeptember 14, 2021
How should Amazon’s smart ecosystem be governed?
Amazon’s Anti-Competitive PracticesSeptember 7, 2021
Amazon subsidizes its own products and subsidiaries
The Myth of Frictionless CommerceSeptember 1, 2021
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.
A Business Model of the Twitter EcosystemOctober 23, 2020
Twitter is a relatively small social network with outsize influence.
The Business Models of Apple Pay and Apple CardJuly 20, 2020
Apple Pay and Apple Card make Apple’s ecosystem even more sticky.
The Credit Card Business ModelJuly 6, 2020
Credit card associations exploit a lucrative ecosystem of consumers and merchants.
A business model of the Facebook ecosystemJune 5, 2020
Facebook’s ecosystem delivers targeted advertising based on user profiles.
Business Model Innovation TacticsFebruary 22, 2020
This catalog integrates what is known about business model design choices.
The Structure of Business Models: An UpdateFebruary 11, 2020
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.
A Business Model of the Netflix EcosystemDecember 6, 2019
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 LibraSeptember 10, 2019
The business model of the Libra reveals a massive a transfer of money from poor to rich.
Why the Bitcoin is not such a good idea after allSeptember 22, 2018
A business model of the Bitcoin ecosystem reveals that the Bitcoin system is not sustainable in the long run.
Blockchains need networked business modelsJuly 27, 2018
Like any other technology, blockchains have no value if their is no business model for their use.