Entries tagged "Twitter"

My mom's an 80 year old recent widow who's recovering from Cancer. I would have loved to be able to get to Florida a few weeks back to celebrate her birthday but since I couldn't be there I ordered flowers from 1-800-Flowers to be delivered to her on her birthday. When Read More

posted in category Execution

When I was a kid, in the 60's, when there were hippies, the saying amongst the youthful counter culture.... "Don't trust anyone under 30." Then one day, unlike Jimmy Hendrix and Janice Joplin, the Beatles and many other survivors of the 60's turned 30, raising the bar of trust. Well folks, Read More

posted in category Musings

Twitter was founded 8 years ago in March of 2006. Today, they've changed the way the world communicates but early tweets from folks in DC Tech don't quite predict how much this tool would change the world.  Here's first tweets by just a few of the folks in DCTech. Working hard!— Read More

posted in category Culture

Folks! Yesterday the world was introduced to a new Twitter Character, Even Betterfield who bears an uncanny resemblance to the head of a DCTech Frat House. Even is hilariously funny, angry bird act, seems to have a high level of inside information which unfortunately is diminished by the lack of Read More

posted in category DC Tech

There are many super-celebrities in the DCTech startup world. Today I thought I'd feature one such celebrety in their own words from Twitter and Facebook. Ladies and Gentlemen, meet Peter Corbett, CEO of iStrategyLabs and defacto king of DCTech! It's new car day! This has always been a dream car for me. BMW Read More

posted in category Culture

Maybe it’s because he’s had enough success as founder of Blackboard, one of DC’s most successful Tech Companies, that Chasen isn’t offended by questions and criticism; or maybe he’s successful because he knows he doesn’t have all the answers and appreciates a critique. But for whatever reason, Michael Chasen asked Read More

posted in category Startup

Evan Carmichael.com ranks The 100 Top Angel Investors on Twitter. Check out Evan’s web site. Spoiler Alert - I'm number 80 up 17 points from last year. #1) @petershankman - Peter Shankman (Up from #4)   #2) @martinvars - Martin Varsavsky (#2 last month) #3) @aitmit - A.I. Tarabzouni (Up from #5) #4) @RayMuzyka - Dr. Ray Muzyka (Up from #9) #5) @StartupPro - Martin Zwilling Read More

posted in category Capital Markets

On August 9th, the interesting Twitter Handles, #FakeTechJobs started trending.  Here's a recap of a few of the tweets that tickled my fancy. Data Mining Canary #faketechjobs — Valerie Coffman (@valerierose) August 10, 2013 #faketechjobs Cloud Computing Meteorologist — Valerie Coffman (@valerierose) August 9, 2013 #faketechjobs Big Data thumb drive courier — Valerie Coffman (@valerierose) August Read More

posted in category Musings

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