Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak knows a thing or two about quality -- quality government, quality film, quality KimYe baby -- and he wasn't shy this week about sounding off on what fits his standard.
What's the good word, Woz?
On Government and [...]
The trailer for "Jobs" -- starring Ashton Kutcher as The Great Mystic Himself -- was released today. I'm a perpetual skeptic of Ashton Kutcher (because...celebrities...), but this is actually kind of cool. The trailer takes an emotional turn right ar[...]
Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures believes that business models can be fixed, product market fits can't. And in a recent blog post, he explains that part of Twitter's success was their patience in determining market fit before the business model.
The New York Times wrote a slightly huffy profile of Lei Jun, an entrepreneur who consciously copies Steve Jobs -- from his clothes to his business maneuvers -- and whose company, Xiaomi, has been dubbed the 'Apple of the East.'
Jobs, of course, fa[...]
Forbes has laid out a list of the best graduation advice ever given -- BY BILLIONAIRES!
There are of course a few of the normal platitudes -- "Live each day as if it's your last," says Steve Jobs, which was actually probably the only cliche part [...]
Temple Grandin -- the autistic animal scientist and doppelganger of Claire Danes (according to Hollywood) -- thinks Silicon Valley is run by autistics. And that's a good thing...if you're autistic. And even if you're not, the ability to understand th[...]
According to the New York Times, Apple's tax returns over the past few years are more dodgy then a fat kid in gym class, as the company set up a "web of subsidiaries" across several continents to avoid billions of dollars in U.S. taxes.
Harvard University -- fat and happy with over $32 billion in its endowment -- has liquidated its stake in Apple, Inc. for $304 million according to Bloomberg.
In addition to anemic iPhone sales and a bunch of question marks in the product pipeline[...]
Erin Caton was a senior engineer project manager at Apple from 2008 to 2010, and had her first bad taste of Steve Jobs almost immediately after being hired, according to a blog post she wrote this weekend for Medium. Within her first two weeks in Cup[...]
In a recent blog post, Mark Suster -- partner at GRP Partners -- explains that he wants you to stop being a perfectionist. Not that endless striving is always bad, but in the current movement of lean startups, it'll make you look an asshole, and it'l[...]
I just watched the first ten minutes of 'iSteve,' Funny or Die's original web movie starring Justin Long, thinking that the film's "Chosen One" status meant there would be jokes.
Unfortunately, the only time I cracked a smile was when Jorge Garci[...]
Babak Nivi of AngelList writes in a blog post that there is very little e-mail interaction at AngelList. Instead, the company uses Yammer, HipChat, Tracker and face-to-face interaction for more effective idea-sharing.
Yammer -- the enterprise soci[...]