The Signal #14: unleash your inner developer

from our June 27 newsletter, slightly edited for public consumption: Friends – We are impressed. In our last newsletter, we wrote about Kim Kardashian and Spotify, and despite the obvious click-bait headline, our open rate was largely unchanged compared to past newsletters. We take this to mean that there’s an audience who will read us […]

The Signal #13: Kim Kardashian, Spotify, and turning hours to dollars (日本語版あり)

(originally from our May 29 newsletter – slightly for public post – sign-up at our index page) Friends – App developers have long lamented app economics. And it *is* a hard business, even for developers of hit games. Take GLU Mobile’s hit game, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. (What, you don’t play? Sure you don’t.)  Close to […]