With the help of the crowd, Waze is rapidly enhancing the way we navigate.
Groupon is a multi-sided platform without the means of leveraging its network effects for market dominance, which in the end could kill their business.
Rue La La may come to rue the day it decided the novelty of flash sale sites was enough to create and capture value.
Symphony is laying out a playbook for how dominant networks can be unbundled and supplanted.
The most prevalent criticism of SoulCycle is that it is a cult, but this is perhaps the highest compliment for a business built on network effects.
ClassPass, a service that offers unlimited gym classes for $99/month, has used the power of network effects to build an incredibly fast growing platform.
After decades of dominating the financial data market through strong network effects, the Bloomberg Terminal may be facing some serious competition from its own community of users.
The story of how Priceline became the most valuable travel company in the world and the 3rd largest player in all of Internet commerce.
Visa has dominated the payment processing industry for decades, leveraging indirect network effects
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