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@mabb0tt RT @sacca: I always assumed I'd make the cover of @muscle_fitness or @CountryLiving first, but @Forbes beat them to the punch.

@johnmaeda "There's the general desire of people to be change adverse – people love change except for the change part."—Alan Kay

@JShoee "With @SlackHQ, the world of business software is edging into consumer tech. And it's surprisingly good fun." via @FT

@johnmaeda "Expect *it* can change. Expect *you* can change. But don't expect you can change *it*." —@jshefrin

@JShoee "The two-earner couple [with no children] is the least-favored category of taxpayer in the U.S." Via @Forbes

@JShoee @johnmaeda just came across it while browsing @audible_com. Love my physical copy but glad to see audio as an option.

@johnmaeda "The 'victim' places blame on what they can't control. The 'player' focuses on what they *can* control." —Fred Kofman

@JShoee The future of news could be @periscopeco “@verge: There was an explosion in NYC & I'm watching it live on Periscope"

@johnmaeda "Your first ten hires must share the *fuego*, and should be magnets for talent ." —@JShoee

@johnmaeda "What makes a company isn't necessarily what the company makes." —@danroth

@aileenlee grt insights by @kieransnyder of @textio The resume gap: Gender differences contribute to tech's dismal diversity

@JShoee Instead of having to exercise options within the standard 90 days, Pinterest is giving x-employees 7 yrs to exercise.

@aileenlee RT @karaswisher: Read this superb @recode op-ed by @suedecker: A Fish Is the Last to Discover Water: Impressions From the Pao Trial http://

@johnmaeda "Antonelli's talent for bridging the esoteric with the universal shines throughout …"

@johnmaeda Felt a bit out of the shire in the land of Legolas-ness, but felt at home with this word: "prestigelös" #sthlmtech

@johnmaeda Glad to have seen that nerd humor is healthy and proud in frontend engineer/designers in Sweden. #DesignInTech

@johnmaeda At minute 25, Jackie Xu shares info on designer to engineer ratios in early stage startups.

@JShoee RT @mkruz: 8. Huge congrats to @kayvz and @jess and the @periscopeco team for building something truly amazing.

@JShoee RT @AndrewCrow: And for all the designers at #F8 who are passionate about creating real change, join us at @DesigningUber. Email me at crow…

@johnmaeda Professor @GeWang special Ocarina cameo in @SXSW #DesignInTech report is at 15 min mark:

@kpcb Did you miss @johnmaeda's #DesignInTech report @SXSW? Not to worry - you can watch the entire keynote here:

@msquinn RT @om: How consumer (Internet) products grow by @arjunsethi is a must read. Lot of lessons for startups here! #longreads

@msquinn "Google May Be Planning a TV Show" - like most thing "Ingress" this seems surprisingly under-reported...

@kpcb RT @atkurland: Couldn't imagine life w/o we put our $ where our mouth is. @t_xu @kpcb

@atkurland Couldn't imagine life w/o we put our $ where our mouth is. @t_xu @kpcb

@andychen RT @KPCBFellows: What are you building this weekend? Build for good and you could be a 2016 KPCB Fellow

@andychen RT @KPCBFellows: Can't wait for Bryan to join us at @MyFitnessPal this summer as a @kpcb Engineering Fellow! http://

@kpcb RT @KPCBFellows: What are you building this weekend? Build for good and you could be a 2016 KPCB Fellow

@brookporter Facebook shares its plan for drones - very big drones:

@johnmaeda "We believe you achieve greatness in 1,000 small steps." —@padday via @fixpert

@moodrowghani Thrilled @kpcb & @johndoerr lead this round in @doordash; helping build an on-demand marketplace for local merchants

@johnmaeda Tyler Crowley and @RochelleKing introduced me to "fika time" in Sweden. #DesignInTech

@mmurph "Benioff noticed that the company was off-the-hook w/interest from prospects" "@InsideSales: A Legit Unicorn" @forbes

@kpcb You can make money by selling old clothes... See this week's @USATODAY feature on @tradesy.

@kpcb RT @t_xu: thrilled to be partnering with @johndoerr and the rest of the @kpcb team. it will be a fun and long journey ahead!

@MaxMotsch RT @Julia_Yrani: Critical, often neglected part of security strategy is achieving the basics. My thoughts here:

@moodrowghani Leading investors to hardware gold, @indiegogo debuted @socialrobot @JiboRobot @canary & @Misfit cc:@kpcb @gogoSlava

@creigh Great hands-on review of the @qumulo system by @vdoppler and why it's the next generation of storage

@moodrowghani Huge congrats to @PencilsOfPromis & @AdamBraun...celebrating 300 schools across 3 continents today

@algore #liveEARTHhour is on Sat March 28th! Join me by going dark for 1 hour and #RaiseYourVoice for #ClimateChange w/@LiveEarth & @World_Wildlife