What I've been reading, watching, and listening too recently...
Read, Watch, Listen List
- Crazy New Ideas by Paul Graham
- VISA: The Original Protocol - Colossus with Alex Rampell
- Credit Scores, Financial Health and Modern Bill Pay
- BillGO and FDATA: A Commitment to Open Banking
- Amplitude acquires Seattle-based customer data analytics startup Iteratively
- #43 — Conviction vs Confidence
- a16z Fintech Investment Thesis
- Seattle startup Esper raises $30M to grow DevOps platform for IoT device fleets
- Axie Infinity, NFTs, and the New Paradigm of Gaming
- 2021.05.21 - How Ookla Ensures Accurate, Reliable Data: A Guide to Our Metrics and Methodology (Updated for 2021)
- 2021.05.24 - Not Boring - Own the Internet
- 2021.05.24 - What Aging Parents Want From Their Kids
- 2021.05.25 - The Pandemic Created a Child-Care Crisis. Mothers Bore the Burden
- 2021.05.25 - The Electrification of Everything: What You Need to Know
- 2021.05.27 - HISTORY OF WARKWORTH CASTLE AND HERMITAGE
- 2021.05.27 - How New Wind Turbines Produce Far More Energy
- 2021.05.27 - Can E-Fuels Save the Combustion Engine?
- 2021.05.28 - Stripe To Debut Payments Links, Touts GrabPay Partnership
- 2021.05.28 - FINTECH's HAPPY PLUMBERS
- 2021.06.01 - They Hacked McDonald’s Ice Cream Machines—and Started a Cold War
- 2021.06.02 - Instacart Bets on Robots to Shrink Ranks of 500,000 Gig Shoppers
- 2021.06.02 - Confluent S-1
- 2021.06.02 - Truebill raises $45 million for its personal finance app
- 2021.06.02 - COMPARING INTERNET MEASUREMENT METHODS
- 2021.06.03 - What to Expect When You’re Expecting Short-Term Renters Next Door
- 2021.06.03 - The Truth About Faster Internet: It’s Not Worth It
- 2021.06.04 - A Smart Lamp That Watches Kids When They Study Is a Hit in China
- 2021.06.04 - Salesforce CIO and Team Help Write, Test Return-to-Work Software
- 2021.06.04 - Advertised vs. actual internet speeds — Millions of Americans aren’t getting what they pay for
- 2021.06.04 - Alyssa Ravasio - HipCamp - Supply, Demand, and the Outdoors
- 2021.06.07 - United Plans to Buy 15 Supersonic Planes
- 2021.06.07 - DeFi Is Helping to Fuel the Crypto Market Boom—and Its Recent Volatility
- 2021.06.08 - The Safe, High-Return Trade Hiding in Plain Sight
- 2021.06.08 - The Great American Cleanup: Deodorant, Teeth Whitener Fly Off the Shelves
- 2021.06.09 - Money Stuff: MoviePass Changed Some Passwords
- 2021.06.10 - Why Community-Led Product Development Wins
- 2021.06.10 - Technology Fills the Gap as Jobs Lag GDP
- 2021.06.10 - Cryptocurrency Comes to Retirement Plans as Coinbase Teams Up With 401(k) Provider
- 2021.06.10 - Chipotle will increase its menu prices as labor costs rise.
- 2021.06.10 - Want to Invest in Cybersecurity? Here Are Some ETFs to Consider
- 2021.06.10 - Key Founder Considerations When Starting a Company
- 2021.06.10 - MaintainX Raises $39M Series B To Take Factory Floors From Clipboards To Digital
- 2021.06.10 - Sexting Among Kids Is Bigger Than Ever—and Often Illegal. Here’s How to Talk to Your Child.
- 2021.06.11 - Flyhomes Raises $150M To Streamline Homebuying
- 2021.06.11 - Ex-Microsoft leaders raise $5.1M from GitHub co-founder, ex-Snowflake CEO for new startup Aserto
- 2021.06.11 - Fintech Investors Are Hitting the Marqeta
- 2021.06.12 - You Can’t Invest Without Trading. You Can Trade Without Investing.
- 2021.06.14 - People Are Returning to Restaurants, Stores and Hotels. But Not Yet the Office.
- 2021.06.14 - Tech Talent Migrates to Collaboration Startups as Hybrid Work Comes Into Its Own
- 2021.06.14 - Companies Push Employees to Prove They Are Vaccinated for Covid-19
- 2021.06.14 - Ookla for Good Adds 2019 Data and a New Collaboration with Mapbox
- 2021.06.15 - Beyond the Meme: Ever Given, Supply Chains, and the Physical World
- 2021.06.15 - How the Great Zoom Migration Upended the Housing Market
- 2021.06.16 - Paul Graham - Tweet - Enabling Next Phase of Remote Work
- 2021.06.16 - Invest in a rental home for $100/share: VC arms of Bezos, Benioff back Seattle startup Arrived
- 2021.06.17 - A New Day on Earth for Coffee
- 2021.06.17 - Tech Startups Ditch the Office for Far-Flung Bonding Trips
- 2021.06.17 - Does Tech Need a New Narrative?
- 2021.06.17 - Airbnb, Vrbo Battle for More Vacation Cabins as Travel Rebounds
- 2021.06.18 - Peloton Analyst Trades Endorphins for Anxiety
- 2021.06.18 - Compass Agents Could Get Lost
- 2021.06.22 - Software Engineering Daily - Software Investing with David Rosenthal
- 2021.06.23 - Confluent IPO: 5 things to know about the ‘data-in-motion’ platform
- 2021.06.23 - VCs back ‘vanlife’ as Seattle travel startup Cabana raises $10M for its camper rental service
- 2021.06.23 - PAX with people: This year’s Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle will be a live, in-person event
- 2021.06.23 - From Microsoft to Expedia to Zillow: Behind the scenes with Rich Barton on NPR’s ‘How I Built This’
- 2021.06.26 - Crypto’s Top V.C. Is Playing the Long Game
- 2021.06.26 - How to Exercise in the Summer Heat
- 2021.06.26 - Crypto-miners are probably to blame for the graphics-chip shortage
- 2021.06.29 - The ‘Great Reshuffling’ Is Shifting Wealth to the Exurbs
- 2021.06.29 - BUILT-TO-RENT SUBURBS ARE POISED TO SPREAD ACROSS THE U.S.
- [2021.06.29 - U.S. Economy Is Bouncing Back From Covid-19. Now Foreign Investors Are Rushing In](U.S. Economy Is Bouncing Back From Covid-19. Now Foreign Investors Are Rushing In)
- 2021.06.29 - Crypto Fund III
- 2021.06.29 - THE ARCHITECTURE OF AN IoT PLATFORM - DATA STORAGE
- 2021.06.29 - Convoy and Flexport Announce Strategic Partnership to Provide End-to-End Digitization for Shippers
- 2021.06.29 - What to Watch in Crypto
- 2021.06.30 - Roundhill Investments And Matthew Ball Launch Metaverse ETF (NYSE:META)
- 2021.06.30 - META The Metaverse ETF
- 2021.07.01 - E1: Alexandros Marinos on Founding Balena and Operational Excellence
- 2021.07.01 - When Should I Go to Urgent Care?
- 2021.07.01 - Of access and conference snark
- 2021.07.02 - The Complete Guide to ‘Product Market Pull’ (PMP)
- 2021.07.02 - These Under 30 Alums Raised $31 Million To Build A Shopify For Doctors And Dentists
- [2021.07.02 - Meet the underdogs taking on the $4,000,000,000,000 healthcare market]
- 2021.07.02 - Point9 NexHealth Deal Memo
- 2021.07.02 - The Secret 3-Step Master Plan to Cure Healthcare
- 2021.07.02 - Investing in Shef
- 2021.07.05 - These Chinese Millennials Are ‘Chilling,’ and Beijing Isn’t Happy
- 2021.07.05 - Close connections and remote work: Investor in Seattle helped Ohio dad land at portfolio company
- 2021.07.05 - When a 59% Annual Return Just Isn’t Enough
- 2021.07.13 - Introducing Not Boring Capital
- 2023.05.12 - The Full Story of Large Language Models and RLHF
- 2023.05.16 - Google "We Have No Moat, And Neither Does OpenAI"
- 2023.05.16 - How AI will change the workplace"
- 2023.05.17 - Unpacking GenAI, Today: Matt Welsh on the Industry’s Path Forward"