❶ Audio media and the promise of intimacy
Remember Clubhouse? I actually uninstalled it the other day after it had collected more dust than my apartment. This is a really well written article taking us through how so many companies have been on a mission to rediscover the “town square” of old through technology, but no one has quite cracked it. Nothing will beat in-person connections, but surely there is a platform waiting out there for us to capture the closeness of that, but through audio-only.
❷ What the best presenters do differently
This is definitely more on the practical side of article types, but is something I’m sure most of us are used to by now given we’ve been living in virtual meetings for what feels like a decade. Presenting is hard, often scary, and can ruin your day if it doesn’t go to plan. The best presenters though don’t just open a tool and start reading from the script, they bring you along for the ride. It’s all explained in this article 🎤
❸ Twitter has a new owner, here’s what he should do
Here’s someone a lot better at thinking through these scenarios than I am taking a punt at what the platform needs. As you can imagine, privacy is first and foremost here. Personally, I’d love it if they could prevent me being tagged in new NFT “drops” every day. Let’s remove the spam, once and for all!