Chris Sacca profile

5 days ago

nelson : Chris Sacca profile - Angel investor, financier, former Googler

Stewart / Slack profile

3 month ago

nelson : Stewart / Slack profile - Another article about the amazing collaboration startup

ThinkUp update

4 month ago

nelson : ThinkUp update - Nice honest post about a business that's doing OK but not a doorbuster

Jack Dorsey profile

4 month ago

nelson : Jack Dorsey profile - Major new article; partly nasty, partly insightful.

Magic Leap details

4 month ago

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

Uber CEO profile

4 month ago

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

Fred Wilson on Uber

5 month ago

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

Ello funding: PBC

5 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

5 month ago

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

Startup pitches

6 month ago

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

Reddit raising $50M

7 month ago

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

Saudi Twitter investor

7 month ago

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

Slack / Stewart Butterfield

8 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

8 month ago

nelson : Age diversity in tech - The lack of data

Uber private stock deals

9 month ago

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

9 month ago

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

WhatsApp founding

13 month ago

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

Tech Mixer

14 month ago

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

Jon Mills fraud?

15 month ago

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

Samsung's startup plans

16 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

16 month ago

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

Grindr interview

16 month ago

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

Adam Messinger in the Oregonian

16 month ago

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

Uber's revenue leaks

16 month ago

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

TXTmob and Twitter

17 month ago

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