They were so busy asking “will it scale?” they forgot to ask “does it need to scale?”

@aral ha ha, that happens so often 😂

"Yes nice, but how can it possibly replace [FAMAG monopoly XYZ]?"

Dude, why should it?

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@humanetech Random thought spawned by this toot: People often seem to believe that "scale" is the answer to "how do I make more money", whereas it really is the answer to "how do I squeeze out the competition".

(Ok, making more money comes right after that though...)

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