Computer technology is a “Winner takes it all” field, with the first place getting all the reward, and the second getting almost nothing. What is the second social network you use? What is the market share of the second search engine compared to Google’s? As an online company, you need to have millions of users (at least) to matter.
The Romantics of the Third Wave
Filip Cristian Buruiana

Here you seem to be a romantic, too :) Your examples cover just the consumer market; in B2B and enterprise I *think* things are different and the dynamic is not that close to ‘winner takes it all’. It’s worth at least a closer look.

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