Understanding Medium: Evan Williams On His Past, Future, and Current Obsessions
John Battelle

We’ve gone from an era of relative scarcity to extreme abundance and that makes the discovery layer a thing. Content is noun and discovery is verb.

It seems almost silly that people use actual products for years before they understand what kind of a thing it is that they’re using. The language and understanding lag quite far behind — — seems backwards.

Also, what a great interview and example of a true visionary calmly discussing the development of a big idea in it’s early formation. I do wish we could speed up the audio — — the library for the blind found that increasing audio speed increases comprehension. Also counterintuitive.