How Should Education Companies Like New Oriental Respond to AI Digital Natives Like LAIX? (Jeff’s Asia Tech Class – Podcast 35)

In this class, I go into the how digital native education companies like LAIX are challenging traditional companies like New Oriental. You can listen here or at iTunes, Google Podcasts and Himalaya. Which of the 6 Digital Superpowers does LAIX have? If any. Dramatically transform the user experience Enable a platform business model Network effects […]

Software and the Sexy but Dangerous Economics of Digital (pt 1 of 3)

Why are so many things free on the internet? And on our smartphones? And what does this mean for the economics of traditional products and services as they become smart, connected and infused with software? So the question is why are things free on the internet?   My answer is the sexy but dangerous economics […]