Magic Leap details

3 days ago

nelson : Magic Leap details - Info on the mysterious augmented reality startup

Uber CEO profile

10 days ago

nelson : Uber CEO profile - Great article by @elcush about Travis Kalanick, the thorny guy in charge

Fred Wilson on Uber

17 days ago

nelson : Fred Wilson on Uber - Calls Uber's attempts to manipulate Lyft funding unethical. (and also pointless)

Ello funding: PBC

1 month ago

nelson : Ello funding: PBC - Bold move, incorporated in a way that prevents them showing ads or selling user data

Andy Baio : Ello takes $5.5M, binds itself to manifesto - unprecedented move, legally preventing them from running ads or selling user data

Gyro-Stabilized Systems

1 month ago

nelson : Gyro-Stabilized Systems - Grass Valley tech company; aerial imaging

Startup pitches

2 month ago

nelson : Startup pitches - This American Life with @Sacca on giving startup pitches

Reddit raising $50M

3 month ago

nelson : Reddit raising $50M - Rumors of fundraising from the community website

Saudi Twitter investor

3 month ago

nelson : Saudi Twitter investor - Update on some interesting international investments

Slack / Stewart Butterfield

4 month ago

nelson : Slack / Stewart Butterfield - Phenomenal long profile by @Mat Honan

Andy Baio : Mat Honan profiles Stewart "Dharma" Butterfield and Slack - one of the most talented groups of people I've ever known

Age diversity in tech

4 month ago

nelson : Age diversity in tech - The lack of data

Uber private stock deals

5 month ago

nelson : Uber private stock deals - The difficulty of trying to sell private company equity, 1997-2014

5 month ago

nelson :, 1997-2014 - Sad, direct recounting of one company's Incredible Journey into oblivion

WhatsApp founding

9 month ago

nelson : WhatsApp founding - Details on Jan Koum and the origin of WhatsApp

Tech Mixer

10 month ago

nelson : Tech Mixer - Hilarious article about some startup party thing

Jon Mills fraud?

11 month ago

nelson : Jon Mills fraud? - Alleged investment fraud with Motionloft, a tech startup

Samsung's startup plans

12 month ago

nelson : Samsung's startup plans - Buried in the bottom is news about Samsung's new startup incubator in the US

Engineer’s guide to Stock Options

12 month ago

nelson : Engineer’s guide to Stock Options - Basic intro, useful if not complete

Grindr interview

12 month ago

nelson : Grindr interview - Great details on the Internet's sleaziest social network

Adam Messinger in the Oregonian

12 month ago

nelson : Adam Messinger in the Oregonian - Local boy makes good at Twitter!

Uber's revenue leaks

12 month ago

nelson : Uber's revenue leaks - 800,000 rides and $20M / week

TXTmob and Twitter

13 month ago

nelson : TXTmob and Twitter - A description of one of the projects that helped inspire Twitter

Billion dollar startups

13 month ago

nelson : Billion dollar startups - Nice analysis of 39 very successful startups

Options to RSUs

15 month ago

nelson : Options to RSUs - A shift in equity compensation

reddit myth busters

16 month ago

nelson : reddit myth busters - Overview of the corporate structure, goals, profitability

Google as legal incubator

16 month ago

nelson : Google as legal incubator - Various innovative lawyers who passed through Google