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Megan Quinn / Medium:
Uber investor finds using Uber is cheaper than owning a car in London or San Francisco   —  I Don't Own, I Uber  —  A year after selling my car and going full Uber, I crunched the numbers.  Guess what I found.  —  A little over a year ago, I moved to London and as part of the move, I sold my car.
Aug 25, 2015, 8:10 AMIn context
Mike Hearn / Medium:
Bitcoin Core committer releases Bitcoin XT fork allowing blocks larger than 1MB amid disagreement among Core committers   —  Why is Bitcoin forking?  —  So this is it.  Here we are.  The community is divided and Bitcoin is forking: both the software and, perhaps, the block chain too.
Aug 16, 2015, 2:55 PMIn context
Medium:
Ray Ozzie's startup Talko integrates with Slack, offers team calling on web and iOS, coming to Android soon   —  Talko + Slack  —  Team calling in Slack channels, for mobile & web.  Recorded for replay of important moments.  —  Shortly after our launch we heard from several teams who were using both Slack and Talko daily.
Aug 12, 2015, 10:20 AMIn context
Maren Kate / Medium:
Zirtual announces it has been acquired by startup launch platform Startups.co, and will resume service   —  Zirtual: What Happened and What's Next  —  First, let me start by telling you a story...  Over four years ago I moved to San Francisco from Reno, Nevada, with a backpacker's pack …
Aug 11, 2015, 9:12 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Buried in the Wordplay: Life Sciences Graduates From Google X   —  Buried in the Alphabet announcement was a significant piece of news: one of the new portfolio companies in Larry Page's Scrabble game is Life Sciences.  Until yesterday, the medical research operation had been one of the major …
Aug 11, 2015, 2:05 PMIn context
Rachel Thomas / Medium:
Why women are leaving tech, and what tech companies can do to increase hiring and retention of women   —  If you think women in tech is just a pipeline problem, you haven't been paying attention  —  According to the Harvard Business Review, 41% of women working in tech eventually end up leaving the field …
Aug 2, 2015, 2:00 AMIn context
Rick Webb / Medium:
Banners are useful for brand marketers despite “fraud”, because they're cheap and effective for raising awareness   —  Banner “Fraud” Doesn't Matter  —  A Message from brand marketers to publishers  —  Here's a message on behalf of brand marketers everywhere.† We know about banner fraud already.
Jul 16, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Chris Dixon / Medium:
Keybase, a key directory service that aims to make public-key cryptography mainstream, raises $10.8M Series A led by a16z; Chris Dixon to join the board   —  Keybase: bringing public-key cryptography to mainstream users  —  Today I'm excited to announce that a16z is leading a $10.8M Series …
Jul 15, 2015, 11:25 AMIn context
Blake Ross / Medium:
Wealthfront markets itself as the anti-Wall Street, but still charges a 0.25% compound fee, far worse than Vanguard VTI's 0.05% fee   —  Silicon Valley Tech at Wall Street Prices  —  Somewhere in the Bay Area, a developer teeters on the edge of insanity.  —  For the last 60 hours …
Jul 13, 2015, 9:50 AMIn context
Ben Huh / Medium:
Cheezburger's Ben Huh steps down as CEO, will be replaced with President and COO Scott Moore   —  How to Jump Into the Deep End of Change  —  I'm leaving Cheezburger, Inc., the company I started.  —  Dear Friends and Fans of Cheezburger,  —  After 8 incredible years, I am stepping down from being CEO of Cheezburger today.
Jul 8, 2015, 7:56 PMIn context

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