…the way doesn’t bode well for the guys without network effects. This is compounded by the fact that all of our time, even when we’re not especially busy, is limited. Which is to say the obvious: it’s really, really, really hard for a new network to break out these days. And it’s even harder to stick around.
Yes, our time is the ultimate currency, and it’s finite, making it perhaps the biggest factor contributing to the long-term, “winner-take-all” nature of the app economy.