The State of Sound: Audio in 2020 and Beyond

By Gaby Goldberg & Talia Goldberg. Originally published in Bessemer’s Atlas.Audio is experiencing a Cambrian moment, growing faster now than it ever has before. Apple is expected to sell over 100 million AirPods this year, up from 60 million in 2019. Roughly one in four adults owns a smart speaker, with a third of those … Continue reading The State of Sound: Audio in 2020 and Beyond

Enabling Entrepreneurship

By Talia Goldberg, Sakib Dadi, Lindsey Li. Originally published in Bessemer’s Atlas.Contrary to popular belief, starting a business has never been harder. Although startup culture sometimes feels more like pop culture in mainstream media, the number of new businesses formed each year is decreasing. Over the past 30 years, new business creation has declined almost … Continue reading Enabling Entrepreneurship