One of the topics that especially fascinates me is IoT — the Internet of Things. For better or worse, there has been a lot of hype around this area, especially as sensors get cheaper and wearables
A lot of people are worried about China, Greece, and the markets in general. But should that stop you from starting a company or trying your hand at a new idea?
I deliver the answer eight seconds into
A few weeks ago, I sat down with Behind the Brand and Visage to discuss
Captivology and provide advice for entrepreneurs. In this video, I discuss the science of storytelling, the Rokia
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Several years ago, when Square was just eight people, I was invited by Jack Dorsey to his loft in SOMA to meet the team and
The Guardian and The Washington Post know how to keep a story in the news.
Instead of dumping all of their leaked documents to the public, they are slowly releasing information on
I decided to wear Google Glass to Bay to Breakers, San Francisco’s annual “What kind of ridiculous and/or slutty costume can I wear?” race/celebration. This is part of my month-long
Almost everybody wants to have an assistant, even if people won’t freely admit it. Who doesn’t want an extra set of hands to help out with chores, scheduling, reminders, meetings, reservations,