Wednesday, November 6, 2013
I have been working on passive and non-passive mobile tracking for the majority of my career. Up until this point, I have always felt that the majority of all tracking solutions...
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
I continue to be on a kick towards better and more systematic decision-making. One exercise I’ve tried is to codify my mental decision-tree for early stage investing. Essentially, it is the...
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Scott Adams, the man behind Dilbert, has a new book out about career success. He discusses some concepts from the book in this Wall Street Journal article, and the most interesting...
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
I’ve been thinking a lot about what AngelList means for the entrepreneurial ecosystem, especially here in Boston where I live. I continue to think that seed/angel investing is a pretty...
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
We all woke up to the news yesterday that Microsoft is buying Nokia for ~$7B (ok, not the carrier infrastructure biz but the main part of Nokia that anybody cares about). This isn’t totally...
Monday, July 15, 2013
Global ecommerce sales topped $1 trillion for the first time in 2012 and the outlook for growth remains robust at over 18% per year, a huge milestone for the Internet and the shift...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
I’ve been doing some thinking about the future of cars and the impact of the internet. A large part of this is just some idle thoughts, a small part is driven by my love of cars...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Experts in product development will tell you to understand your user.
Some people are naturals at this, most have to learn. Raising money is
no different. Some people understand...
Friday, May 17, 2013
Right after OMGPOP released DrawSomething to rave reviews (and traction), I was catching up with my friend Nabeel Hyatt and chatted a bit about the game’s meteoric...
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
When your grand idea for an edtech startup begins to take
shape and you’re ready to get the engines revving for a team and product, it’s
time to get some funding behind the...