RT @kentlind: Podcast with @JulianGuthrie on her book Alpha Girls @MagdalenaYesil @mjhelmore @tgr and @sonjaperkins cc: @samanthaTodd @F…
Go @davidbaszucki! -- How Roblox avoided the gaming graveyard and grew into a $2.5B company | TechCrunch https://techcrunch.com/2019/07/11/how-roblox-avoided-the-gaming-graveyard-and-grew-into-a-2-5b-company/
RT @propublica: The move by TurboTax maker Intuit to charge more lower-income customers has helped boost revenue. https://propub.li/2lu8JyO
RT @kentlind: My podcast with @JulianGuthrie discussing her book (soon to be TV show) Alpha Girls https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/105-julian-guthrie-taking-on-silicon-valleys-male-culture/id868430404?i=1000444554146 https://t.co/ya…
RT @MaddieCallander: Check out the latest two episodes on Voices of Women in Venture! 🍋 ✨ The LP Perspective: Beezer Clarkson @Beezer232 @…
Our Deepest Fears Realized: Most Couples Meet Online Now - VICE https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/gy473x/our-deepest-fears-realized-most-couples-meet-online-now
RT @FrontApp: Our CTO and co-founder @l_perrin recently sat down with @ianfaison of @TheMissionHQ for an episode of IT Visionaries to talk…
TV Long View: The Mind-Blowing Amount of Time Americans Spend Watching TV https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/staggering-amount-time-americans-spend-watching-tv-1224123 via @thr
"Alpha Bridge Ventures has created a program to help support founders’ well-being. Kari Sulenes, its executive director, says digestive and autoimmune disorders can be exacerbated by stress" https://www.wsj.com/articles/beyond-the-confetti-the-dark-side-of-startup-success-11562923804
"“I think people are unprepared for how hard and awful it is going to be to start a company. I certainly was,” said Parker Conrad, the ousted former CEO of Zenefits" https://www.wsj.com/articles/beyond-the-confetti-the-dark-side-of-startup-success-11562923804
"Entrepreneurs were 50% more likely to report having a lifetime mental-health condition and reported significantly higher rates of depression, attention-deficit disorder, substance abuse and bipolar disorder than a control group" https://www.wsj.com/articles/beyond-the-confetti-the-dark-side-of-startup-success-11562923804
"Under the veneer of fancy parties and multibillion-dollar valuations, many founders and early-startup executives are striving to build pioneering businesses while wrestling with issues like anxiety, drug addiction, insomnia, depression and binge eating" https://www.wsj.com/articles/beyond-the-confetti-the-dark-side-of-startup-success-11562923804
"Confetti rained down at the Nasdaq as Etsy Inc. ’s stock popped 94% in early trading. But all its CEO Chad Dickerson felt was dread. His toddler had vomited and was throwing a tantrum. Mr. Dickerson, too, felt sick to his stomach as he worried about..." https://www.wsj.com/articles/beyond-the-confetti-the-dark-side-of-startup-success-11562923804
Rip Torn’s ‘Larry Sanders’ Performance Was the Best of Old-School Hollywood https://variety.com/2019/tv/obituaries-people-news/rip-torn-larry-sanders-1203263440/#utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=social_bar&utm_content=bottom&utm_id=1203263440 via @variety
Cool!! -- Britain’s £50 Note Will Honor Computing Pioneer Alan Turing - The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/15/business/alan-turing-50-pound-note.html
TRUSTe was founded 22 years ago. cc @franmaier https://twitter.com/dhof/status/1150737797931851776
RT @JGreenblattADL: #AntiSemitism is on the rise. @realDonaldTrump using Israel to defend his blatant racism only hurts the Jewish communi…
RT @dunkhippo33: Our country is built by immigrants - our GDP even reflects this. What makes America great is that there is no “ethnicity”…
RT @adamnash: Many people use the term “killer app” without knowing where the concept comes from or what it means. A killer app is one th…
The studies that Laszlo Bock did at Google concluded that the the #1 factor for a high-performing team was "psychological safety", not a dream team with the best skills. https://twitter.com/pt/status/1150286140374523906
 
Study was conducted in a company after an established monopoly erected w margins over 90%. Read early histories of Google to see how the company was built.
RT @_msw_: Stanford published a paper on gg, a framework and a set of command-line tools that helps people execute everyday applications (l…
RT @gdibner: VisiCalc, the world’s first spreadsheet, took the nascent personal computing world by storm, and just as suddenly ceased to ex…
RT @DKThomp: "How Couples Meet" chart, updated July 2019 https://web.stanford.edu/~mrosenfe/Rosenfeld_et_al_Disintermediating_Friends.pdf
RT @m2jr: Please take 5 minutes and learn how you might be able to save a 15-year-old boy's life. Time is urgent. Please share as well. htt…
RT @stevesi: VisiCalc, the world’s first spreadsheet, took the nascent personal computing world by storm, and just as suddenly ceased to ex…
RT @vcstarterkit: 10x Venture Capitalists LPs, if you come across this rare breed of fund manager, immediately wire your commitment. Havin…
RT @mattocko: Pleased to see four @dcvc early investments on this list, including the @confluentinc juggernaut and rising star @pachyderm…
RT @m2jr: Congressman @DanCrenshawTX thank you for helping to spread the word about Daniel. Others, please take 5 min to learn how you can…
RT @ellie: I was recently asked for recommendations of female VCs who are writing / blogging (beyond announcing investments). It was harder…
RT @FrontApp: At this year's @CollisionHQ our CEO and co-founder @collinmathilde spoke about her experience with burnout, and how she helps…
RT @MichaelCarusi: The three stages of career development: 1. I can't wait until I'm important enough to be included in meetings. 2. I feel…
RT @randfish: Exceptional reporting deserves recognition. This is the most comprehensive, high quality investigation of who hosts hate site…
RT @moatman: "They named their plan “Project Kansas” and drew inspiration from Eisenhower’s plans for the invasion of Normandy." No, not No…
(1) 3 Reasons Venture Capital Seed Rounds Are The Next Big Thing | LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/3-reasons-venture-capital-seed-rounds-next-big-thing-lisa-calhoun/
Venture capitalists are cashing out in a big way https://qz.com/1664001/ via @qz
Go @falonfatemi! -- Mark Cuban and Will Smith just helped drop $16 million in AI startup Node, but when will AI bets pay off? - MarketWatch https://www.marketwatch.com/story/mark-cuban-and-will-smith-just-helped-drop-16-million-in-ai-startup-node-but-when-will -ai-bets-pay-off-2019-07-11
Facebook and CMU’s ‘superhuman’ poker AI beats human pros https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/11/20690078/ai-poker-pluribus-facebook-cmu-texas-hold-em-six-player-no-limit via @verge
wow: This New Poker Bot Can Beat Multiple Pros—at Once https://www.wired.com/story/new-poker-bot-beat-multiple-pros/?mbid=social_twitter_onsiteshare via @WIRED
RT @galenward: Based on my experience, Teams is still in the “fake it” phase and most of those DAUs were transferred from Skype for direct…
RT @chudson: Thank you @kentlind for giving me the opportunity to be on the Something Ventured podcast! https://somethingventured.us/104-charles-hudson-builds-a-pre-seed-venture-fund/
Has anyone tried the @eightsleep bed yet? Super interesting concept with the temp and sleep monitoring tied together. Is it quiet? does it truly cool? https://twitter.com/peterpham/status/1141582850803716096
 
The @eightsleep bed is AMAZING!!!! I’m in it right now with my bulldog; she is on -10 (freezing cold) and I’m on a crisp -5 cold When my wife gets in bed she will set her side on +5 to be toasty And the sleep data is amazing... it’s the @Tesla of beds https://eightsleep.com/twist
No. Microsoft is beating Slack because it’s hard to argue with free https://www.vox.com/2019/7/9/20686206/microsoft-teams-slack-facebook-snapchat-copy?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=entry&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter via @voxdotcom
Cool stuff from @jayadelson! -- Inside the race to (finally) bring pinball into the internet era https://www.fastcompany.com/90369134/inside-the-race-to-finally-bring-pinball-into-the-internet-era
Is nothing sacred? -- McDonald’s Happy Meal Toys Caught in Backlash Over Plastic - WSJ https://www.wsj.com/articles/mcdonalds-happy-meal-toys-caught-in-backlash-over-plastic-11562583605
RT @kentlind: Latest Something Ventured podcast with Charles Hudson of @PrecursorVC https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/104-charles-hudson-charles-builds-a-venture-fund/id868430404?i=1000443963662 @polina_marinova @gabsp78 @…
RT @kentlind: Latest Something Ventured podcast with VC Charles Hudson https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/104-charles-hudson-charles-builds-a-venture-fund/id868430404?i=1000443963662 @s titcher @itunes @overcastfm @tunein @ho…
RT @FrontApp: People have been prophesying the death of email for decades. Our CEO and co-founder @collinmathilde has a few things to say a…
We needed him to run in the next one https://twitter.com/business/status/1148598152095813633
RT @afgascoigne: #Founders, your future is at #GITCatalyst. Meet your #mentor, get candid advice from the best changemakers in #tech, and b…
RT @GirlsinTech: Looking for a #job in #tech? Come to @GirlsinTech’s #GITCatalyst in #London, Sept. 4, get hired. Networking + breakout se…
 
 
 
 
 
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