🏆 Last week, on the first anniversary of the app, Clubhouse closed in on 13 million downloads. Here’s a fun and insightful thread about why real-time audio is freaking hard, and why Clubhouse might still fail.
🎮 The recently listed gaming company Roblox isn’t a game at all but a world in which one of the things you can do is play games. This excellent article explores how Roblox’s microverse fits into the larger creation of the metaverse.
🔑 Identity, reputation, and money are slowly converging so that all that we will need for transacting will be our decentralized identities captured in a unique record of our online social contacts. Kevin Owocki says this ecosystem is already forming and gaining steam.
✨ Muneeb Ali suggests that decentralized systems are generally poorly defined and often misunderstood. He proposes a succinct definition that helps compare the pros and cons of different approaches.