Episode 0.13 Ten Thousandth Lightbulb

What Happened to ADN, Paying to Socialize, Free or Not Free

Tagged: economics, social media

(download directly)

Show Notes

In which we talk about App.net closing down, how even good business models do not guarantee successful businesses, and the future of paying for things on the internet—especially whether social media will ever be the kind of thing people are willing to pay for.

Chapters

Music


About

Subscribe, Follow, and Interact

You can subscribe in , Overcast, Pocket Casts, or nearly any other podcast app via .

You can also (our favorite!) or follow us on Twitter.

Support Us!

You can support the show via a monthly pledge at Patreon or by giving directly with Square Cash. 10% of all support for the show goes to the Internet Archive.

Sponsors

The Hosts

Chris Krycho is a software engineer, podcaster, writer, and occasional composer. He lives with his family in Colorado.

Stephen Carradini is a digital media scholar and professor, writer, editor, and songwriter. He lives with his family in Arizona.

License

©2013–2018 Stephen Carradini and Chris Krycho.

Design by Chris Krycho, using Tiempos Headline and Tiempos Text, by Klim Type Foundry.

Source code available on GitHub.

All content licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. (Translation: please don't just copy and paste; please do copy and modify for any use, giving credit where due.) Read more on our licenses.