On Saturday, one of the founders in our portfolio called to let me know that one of the executives at the company was leaving. He wants to move to cross country for personal/family reasons.

Typically when a great person is thinking about leaving a portfolio company my instinct is to help the…

Cool summer track via soundcloud

Another Hood Internet gem on soundcloud

"Go all the way with it. Do not back off. For once, go all the goddamn way with what matters."

— Ernest Hemingway (via seabois)

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"We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next, to find ourselves"

Pico Iyer 

Discovered this gem of a quote upon reading Christopher Michael’s wonderful post on searching and reflecting. Hit home on so many levels. 

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"No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world."

— Robin Williams as John Keating in “Dead Poets Society” (via usatoday)

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Push for Pizza

Maximillian and Cyrus, two 19-year-olds from Brooklyn, sent me an email back in March because they and their friends made an app. Push a button. Get a pizza. I said, “Let’s make a video”.

You like pizza, don’t you? Get the app.


Summer days. 



Summer days. 




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Introducing the Nike+ Channel


Nike+ helps you measure your movement, track your progress, and compete with friends.

Connect the Nike+ Running App or your Nike+ FuelBand App to over 100 Channels on IFTTT with Nike+ Recipes.

IFTTT Recipe: Tweet when you beat your weekly Distance Goal connects nike to twitter

IFTTT Recipe: Lights go green with NikeFuel when you reach today's goal connects nike to philips-hue

IFTTT Recipe: Get a weekly summary of the NikeFuel Goals you achieve connects nike to email-digest

IFTTT Recipe: Track your daily NikeFuel goals and activity in a Google spreadsheet connects nike to google-drive

IFTTT Recipe: Post to Facebook when you beat your weekly Nike+ Runs Goal connects nike to facebook

IFTTT Recipe: Notify your Running Group when you beat a Nike+ Pace Goal connects nike to groupme

Featuring a new Collection! Recipes for athletes powered by Nike+

/smart move to embrace services over devices.

"You had better live your best and act your best and think your best today; for today is the sure preparation for tomorrow and all the other tomorrows that follow."

— Harriet Martineau (via theimpossiblecool)


go see this film. it’s really good.


go see this film. it’s really good.

"Talent hits a target no one else can hit; genius hits a target no one else can see."

Arthur Schopenauer

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Left Hand Free - alt-J

Alt-J with a 60’s rock-n-roll vibe. Works for me.

works for me, too.