Skillz vs. Electronic Arts: The Rise of Digital Sin Stocks. (Tech Strategy – Podcast 88)


This week’s podcast is about Skillz and Electronic Arts. There are some interesting and evolving strategy aspects to gaming – especially as it goes to multiplayer and tournaments. And as Skillz opens up tournament gaming based on cash rewards, the question is how far into gambling is this going to go?

You can listen to this podcast here or at iTunesGoogle Podcasts and Himalaya.

The book I mentioned was Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas


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From the Concept Library, concepts for this article are:

  • Network Effects
  • Share of the Consumer Mind

From the Company Library, companies for this article are:

  • Skillz
  • Electronic Arts

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