The best technology is that which reminds us of our humanness.– Jack Dorsey in an interview with Charlie Rose
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It’s no wonder that the few students who are passionate about ideas find...– The Disadvantages of an Elite Education
"It’s time to give up on Microsoft’s word...
Just read this piece in Slate, and couldn’t agree more. If anyone has talked to me about my startup ideas, they know how I feel about MS Word and other traditional word processors. They’re riddled with useless features that 90% of people don’t understand. They try to do too much, and that which they do offer, is often done poorly. Most people use Microsoft Word or Pages because...
Facebook was scared shitless and knew that for first time in its life it...– Om Malik | Here is why Facebook bought Instagram (via courtenaybird)
A Few Words on the Acquisition of Instagram by...
I woke up to this post this morning by Jenna Wortham saying Facebook had acquired Instagram for $1 Billion. My initial response was that my jaw-dropped: 1 Billion? It was only a month ago that estimated valuations were half that, and not long before that Instagram was still running on $7.5 Million funding. So in a matter of a few months, Instagram has gone from a team of 10 people working...