Autonomous Drone Project

I have some sad news. The autonomous drone startup I was a part of just shut down. Bummer. All is not lost though, I learned a lot on building a drone and how the NVIDIA Jetson TX2 works. So what's next? An autonomous drone with a Raspberry Pi....

comments

Got MBA? Buy ~~that~~ the Right Business!

Brian tweeted an interesting link the other day about a new trend that HBR picked up on. It was about newly minted MBA graduates buying existing businesses instead of going into right into the consulting world. At the Harvard Business School, for...

comments

Taxis v2.0

I'm completely boggled by the vast amounts of money that's looking to be invested. It's been finding homes in Startups from AirBnB to Domo and Uber. The money raised by these Startups is so insane that Fortune dubs them unicorns. The king of the...

comments

Who has the biggest...raise?

Venture Beat had an interesting article about Domo's recent raise, Tableaus's disappointing market guidance, and Slack raising $ to a possible $5 Billion valuation. The one thing I got out of all this is the following: Beyond the money needed to...

comments

It's the Blockchain, stupid.

I've been a big fan of Bitcoin for a while and the potential for a true digital currency, but lately it's been having problems. Some prominent voices in the Bitcoin world actually say it's dead and that got me a little worried. I'm no longer...

comments

Hedge Funds not so lucrative anymore

Ouch! Looks like Hedge Funds are not so lucractive anymore. So what’s killing the golden goose? In a word: investors. It’s likely not a coincidence that as the number and size of hedge funds have swelled, hedge fund performance has sunk. Hedge...

comments

Domo: We Didn't Need the Money

If you work at a startup eventually some of your colleagues will leave for another startup. Some of my old colleagues are now at startups like Fuze, Continnum and Domo, so I keep a lazy eye on any news from those companies. Yesterday a Series D...

comments