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Fred / A VC:
comScore Total Universe Report   —  For the past three or four years, I'd look at Twitter's numbers on comScore, or Alexa, or Quantcast, or some other third party measurement service and I'd wonder “what would they be if they included mobile devices like phones and tablets”?
Apr 22, 2011, 11:40 AMIn context
Fred / A VC:
The SEC and Private Markets   —  The WSJ says that the SEC is reviewing the rules under which privately held companies raise capital and are subject to securities regulation.  They quote the SEC Chair Mary Schapiro as saying: … Who knows what, if anything, will come out of this review …
Apr 8, 2011, 2:30 PMIn context
Fred / A VC:
Android (continued)   —  Roughly six months ago, I put up a blog post suggesting Android was going to be the dominant mobile phone operating system and that developers interested in the largest user bases ought to start developing for it in preference to iOS.
Apr 2, 2011, 1:50 PMIn context
Fred / A VC:
The Implicit Social Graph   —  John Battelle wrote a gushing post about Color and what it means for mobile/social/local/realtime, augmented reality, and more.  There are most certainly some big ideas in the Color app.  I've never put a mobile photo app on my phone but I put Color on it last night.
Mar 24, 2011, 2:20 PMIn context
Fred / A VC:
The War For Talent   —  Steve Blank says in his New Rules For The New Internet Bubble: … I'm hearing this from everyone I know in Silicon Valley.  And you can see the evidence on the web.  —  Joshua Schachter posted this on his twitter feed yesterday.  This is what a new developer gets when they show up at work at Tasty Labs.
Mar 19, 2011, 6:45 PMIn context
Fred / A VC:
The Always Logged In Experience   —  Last week I blogged about mobile notifications which I think is a big game changer.  There are a few other aspects of the mobile experience that I think present great opportunity.  Another one is the always logged in experience.
Mar 7, 2011, 1:15 PMIn context
Fred / A VC:
Techmeme vs Hacker News   —  My two favorite tech news aggregators are Techmeme and Hacker News.  I visit both multiple times per day for a quick scan of what is going on in techland.  —  They are very different and you can see that in action this morning.  —  Here is the above the fold Techmeme right now (9am eastern):
Mar 3, 2011, 7:20 PMIn context
Fred / A VC:
Marketing   —  You asked for it Arnold and 84 others (so far).  So I'm gonna talk about marketing.  —  I believe that marketing is what you do when your product or service sucks or when you make so much profit on every marginal customer that it would be crazy to not spend a bit …
Feb 25, 2011, 1:30 PMIn context
Fred / A VC:
Some Thoughts On Public and Private Markets   —  I had breakfast with Alan Patricof last week.  Alan is the dean of NYC VCs, he's been at this game longer than any of us.  He was in the business when Intel and Apple went public.  —  The breakfast came about when Alan wrote this blog post …
Feb 19, 2011, 11:35 PMIn context
Fred / A VC:
Anatomy Of A Pirate   —  I like to buy music.  I buy it from emusic (where I pay $23/month for use it or lose it credits for music downloads), Amazon, and when in a pinch, iTunes.  I also have two Rhapsody music subscriptions that cost an additional $20/month.
Feb 8, 2011, 2:50 PMIn context

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