I'm loving the President's Cup. The four-ball is fantastic ❗ The guys are going for it ... Singh & Appleby were something like 10 under in 14 holes! And some times going for it has it's repercussions ... like Woody Austin 😯 I think that it is cool that he went for it. He had... Continue Reading →
I just read that Bain Capital is acquiring 3Com. My first reaction was "What has 3Com done lately?" If memory serves, the last time they were a leader was over 10 years ago 😦 good luck Bain. Light Reading - Ethernet - 3Com Tastes the Bain - Telecom News Analysis 3Com Announces Agreement to Be... Continue Reading →
This is a great book ❗ It was very hard for me to put this one down. I can easily blame my slow blogging on this book. It took up every spare minute I had this past week. It's interesting that it is so different than the earlier book Enders Game. This book deals with... Continue Reading →
Tip to blog.pmarca.com for commenting on a Reuters article discussing the upcoming display of 20 Van Gogh letters at New York's Morgan Library and Museum. The opening quote is great and there are quite a few more. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh had a simple philosophy for producing good work --... Continue Reading →
Don't know why. I think it has to do with September kid schedule overload 😦 Hopefully I'll be able to post comments on the first few chapters of Gary Blank's Customer Development book later this week. Lotsa great music in the last few weeks too. Spoon's "Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga", Shout out Louds "Our... Continue Reading →
Upon reading my post on Spook Country my Internet buddy Andrew@Nyquist recommended that I read Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card. He also noted that he wondered why it hadn't been turned into a movie. Later I looked the book up in Audible and found that there was a 20th anniversary edition Ender's Game: Special... Continue Reading →
I presented my first of two talks on entrepreneurship to UBC "Fizzers" yesterday. The presentation, references, and recommended reading links can be found on my Fizz page.
You may have noticed that I've added the MarsEdit badge to my right hand border. This is a nod of appreciation to Daniel over at MarsEdit for promptly addressing my "international credit card" issues that reared their ugly head while trying to upgrade to version 2.0. That said I'd recommend Mars Edit to anyone regularly... Continue Reading →