on WiFi, rolling one's own network, antisocial and social connectivity. Tools for making small networks, language for de-growth and using network technology the way it wasn't intended.
social is allowed to get weird in silicon valley, but the gap between trudging and utterly utilitarian business cases for technology and absolute moonshot social widgets that effectively need to reinvent language itself and scale to a billion users to turn a profit is growing.
Play vc, go into SOSV, the vision fund, y-Combinator, etc and find the next billion dollar company. Why them? What fundamental assumption do they have about the future and how do they fit into it? What are the potential global scale consequences of these assumptions? If they’re correct is there a space they’re not addressing that could be even bigger?