M.G. Siegler

Investor. Writer. Traveler. Also I read. A lot.

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3 days ago

Air Quality in California: Devastating Fires Lead to a New Danger

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5 days ago

Delay, Deny and Deflect: How Facebook’s Leaders Fought Through Crisis

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8 days ago

Top US Intelligence Official Sue Gordon Wants Silicon Valley on Her Side

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8 days ago

Why Doctors Hate Their Computers

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17 days ago

Thomas Reardon and CTRL-Labs are building an API for the brain

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21 days ago

A Few Thoughts on Apple Watch Series 4

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22 days ago

What the Hell Happened to Darius Miles?

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22 days ago

What’s All This About Journaling?

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24 days ago

Road makers turn to recycled plastic for tougher surfaces

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25 days ago

Job Alert: Facebook’s VP of Common Sense

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25 days ago

Apple News’s Radical Approach: Humans Over Machines

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25 days ago

Why FIRST MAN’s IMAX release is a bad sign

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30 days ago

A Few Thoughts on the iPhone XS Max

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32 days ago

The Rich White Civil War

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42 days ago

As she does every morning, she hosed down the urine outside her office. The city has installed five portable bathrooms for the hundreds of unsheltered people in the Tenderloin, but that has not stopped people from urinating and defecating in the streets.

Life on the Dirtiest Block in San Francisco

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55 days ago

A stats-based look behind the venture capital curtain

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62 days ago

 $1,572.17 to be exact

The $1,500 iPhone

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63 days ago

XS or Xs or XS Max or Xs Max or XR or Xr

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64 days ago

Overall Apple has 1.3 billion devices in use and perhaps as many as 1 billion users. This base is certain to expand and it will expand more rapidly with durable devices and software.

This is a hardware-as-platform and hardware-as-subscription model that no other hardware company can match. It is not only highly responsible but it’s highly defensible and therefore a great business. Planned obsolescence is a bad business and is not defensible.

Lasts Longer

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72 days ago

It's Story Time

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77 days ago

‘Michael Clayton’ in the Age of Netflix

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77 days ago

Frank Rich

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78 days ago

The main thing teens who engage with flop accounts share is a strong distrust of the news media. Teens said they turned to flop accounts specifically because they didn’t believe what they read in the news, saw on TV, or even were taught in their U.S.-history class, since, as one teen saw it, their teacher is just one person giving an opinion. Teen flop-account admins and followers said they found information on flop accounts to be far more reliable because it could be crowdsourced and debated.

Teens Are Debating the News on Instagram

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78 days ago

A Thought That Needs to Become A Feeling

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78 days ago

Slow Down, Reader

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80 days ago

The Trouble With Johnny Depp

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80 days ago

What the hell is going on with Apple?

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83 days ago

Write on the iPad, Publish on the Mac

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85 days ago

This Is Personal

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86 days ago

Valley Forged: How One Man Made the Indie Video Game Sensation Stardew Valley

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86 days ago

Those Airy MacBooks

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87 days ago

What's driving Elon Musk?

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87 days ago

Robin Leach, 76, ‘Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous’ Host, Dies

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87 days ago

'Why am I still hiding this?': The state of mental health in the NBA

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87 days ago

Making decisions faster

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88 days ago

People tend to take more risks in groups than alone. For these reasons, the law has always treated conspiracy harshly.

This Conspiracy Theory Should Worry Trump

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91 days ago

Twitter’s Indecision

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92 days ago

Is Jeff Bezos Really the Richest of Them All?

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92 days ago

Genuine reviews, which can be difficult to authenticate and expensive to defend, often pose more serious difficulties than fake reviews, which the company is reasonably skilled at discovering and deleting. The truth is a far bigger problem for TripAdvisor, which has lately become entangled in debates over free speech that it has struggled to resolve.

How TripAdvisor changed travel

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92 days ago

To Auto-Archive, Or Not To Auto-Archive

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93 days ago

The car century was a mistake. It’s time to move on.

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93 days ago

John Malone, the Cable Cowboy, Isn’t Ready to Hang Up His Spurs

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93 days ago

More Strikeouts Than Hits? Welcome to Baseball’s Latest Crisis

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93 days ago

Hollywood Doesn’t Make Movies Like The Fugitive Anymore

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94 days ago

Notes Nearing Ninety: Learning to Write Less

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94 days ago

NeXT: Steve Jobs’ dot.com IPO that Never Happened

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94 days ago

The Apple I Knew…

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99 days ago

How Nostalgia Took Over the Concert Industry

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99 days ago

Listening to Customers At Scale

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102 days ago

Introducing Anchor Listener Support: Now you can get paid to podcast

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