Morning Report

March 14, 2019

Facebook’s Bad Day, Retail’s Biggest Gamble, and Africa’s First Tech Unicorn

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Facebook’s data deals are under criminal investigation: “A grand jury in New...
March 13, 2019

Startup Mafias, The Reluctant Billionaire, and Scooter Madness at SXSW

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   At this year’s SXSW, the most notable performance may be the effects...
March 12, 2019

Capping Investor Profits, Managing Misfits, and 3-D Printing Houses

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Sam Altman is introducing Silicon Valley to a “capped profit” model, which...
March 11, 2019

The Dangers of Discounts, the Decline of Customer Service, and Silicon Valley’s Self-Esteem

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Silicon Valley wants to build a monument to itself: “Capturing the tech...
March 8, 2019

Martin Shkreli’s Prison Management, A Plague of Millionaires, and the Silicon Valley Ponzi Scheme

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   On a Recode Decode podcast with Kara Swisher, Chamath Palihapitiya, the billionaire...
March 7, 2019

The Last Blockbuster. Explaining TikTok. And the Rewards of Cannabis

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Mark Zuckerberg announced that he intends to alter the essence of social...
March 6, 2019

The Dangers of Having Too Much Money and Not Understanding Social Media

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Why did meal-kit service Munchery fail? In a Chapter 11 filing, CEO...
March 5, 2019

Geek Philanthropy, the Netflix of Podcasting, and Cliff Oxford on Membership Models

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. CLIFF’S TAKE   The owner of several Morton’s Steakhouses out of Houston asked if...
March 4, 2019

Where Barbers Make $180,000 a Year. And When Women Pitch Women for Capital

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   How hot is the Midland-Odessa job market in West Texas, in the...
March 1, 2019

Addicts Turned Entrepreneurs, Amazon’s Counterfeiters, and Why Chatbots Are Female

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Amazon says it has a new plan to help brands battle counterfeiters,...
February 28, 2019

Musk Back on the Twitter Train and Best Buy’s Turnaround

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   Best Buy’s shares climbing up to 17 percent just became an example...
February 27, 2019

Are You a Tough Boss?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. DAYLIGHT   “Am I a tough boss sometimes? Yes,” Senator Amy Klobuchar said in...