This week I learned through customers, industry contacts and later on the mainstream press that an indirect competitor to my startup, Revirda, has decided to shutter a relatively new product and, as it would appear, leaving the broader market. Those who gave me the news had an opinion on what it meant the business and [...]
As I think is the case for many people, I’ve always found travel exciting, inspirational and often an educational experience. Lately I’ve been considering the educational aspect more closely from an entrepreneurs perspective. This thinking has evolved into the strong belief that travel is essential to aspiring and active entrepreneurs, regardless of whether travel, be [...]
I spent the last few days in Berlin and was reminded just how much of a buzz I get in the subway from the masses of people moving about. Both at the stations and in the carriages I find myself curious about where the people around me might be heading to. I wonder if they’re [...]
Startups, Performance & Scalability
Recently I've had friends from other early stage startups ask me for technical advice on performance and scalability. Interesting and rewarding conversations followed. So I've decided to open it up with office hours.