Technology basics



eCommerce and media

We include eCommerce and media together because they are increasingly related - see Web Smith linear commerce thesis


Fintech is starting to creep in the technology sector more than ever see here and there)

  • The Fintech Blueprint is a weekly newsletter that pulls out top fintech and crypto developments, and connects them to the broader industry.
  • Fintech Today is a newsletter by Ian Kar on what he thinks is newsworthy and noteworthy in the fintech space.
  • FT Partners is an investment bank focused on the financial technology sector


There is a lot of things happening at the margins that can have a big impact on the structure of the technology industry. This is why I keep an eye on deep tech trends.

  • SOSV is funding deep tech startups around the world.
  • Lux Capital invests in emerging science and technology ventures at the outermost edges of what is possible.
  • Exponential View is Azeem Azhar's weekly guide to the future.