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@msquinn RT @AlSaqqaf: Startup pitch evolution: "We're a website for.." "We're an app for.." "We're a bot for.."

@msquinn First computer I've personally owned since college, when I had a sweet customized Dude-you're-getting-a-Dell.

@kpcb Median SF resident commutes nearly 1 hour/day - #AutonomousVehicles will save drivers hundreds of hours per year.

@johnmaeda “A car crash does not destroy atoms -- it destroys the way in which these atoms are arranged.” —@cesifoti v @medialab

@johnmaeda "The era of 'caveat emptor' (buyer, beware) is being replaced by 'caveat vendor' (seller, beware)." —@bingfish

@JShoee RT @Marketplace: Live from @AspenIdeas, we're talking mobility in education, TV shows, branding and the European economy:

@johnmaeda "The art of the startup and the business of art are flip sides of the same creative process." —@BruceNussbaum

@AnjneyMidha This. Important for all VCs. Via @msquinn

@AnjneyMidha 1. Total block chain repos growing at a faster rate

@mmurph RT @linkinpark: We’re live & Shazaming! For the first time, you can follow us & see what we’re discovering: http://t

@AnjneyMidha 2. New repos per month moving mostly in the opposite direction of BTC price (still largely buy and hold)

@mmurph RT @Imaginedragons: .@Shazam now has artist profiles...follow us to hear some of the music we're listening to: http:…

@AnjneyMidha 1. # of total block chain repos have never been higher

@mmurph RT @engadget: Shazam shows you the music artists are discovering

@mmurph Awesome new #shazam functionality. So many amazing artists to follow...

@AnjneyMidha 2 things that encourage me about the future of block chains:

@johnmaeda Before the undo key we had to err with conviction (and confidence).

@kpcb Non-Healthcare Professionals are Creating a Revolution in Healthcare: #DigitalHealth @BethSeidenberg1

@kpcb RT @kpcb_edge: Introducing our focus areas at KPCB Edge: Block Chain technology

@lilaibrahim RT @TeacherPrize: Academy Member Lila is positively changing #education through her work with @Team4Tech and @coursera!

@AnjneyMidha RT @kpcb_edge: Introducing our focus areas at KPCB Edge: Block Chain technology

@JulietdeB1 How one young guy can create $25 billion via @FortuneMagazine @nilofer @pattiesellers

@johnmaeda Artist Wade Kramm draws a (dotted) line between reality and imagination.

@johnmaeda Imitations carry L(imitations).

@johnmaeda Freeing old data that's been trapped in a CMS is definitely a step backwards, but it feels so good.

@johnmaeda RT @laureltouby: "In-Bathroom Purchases" (IBPs). Now, that will be a thing.

@johnmaeda “What (hu)man lay on his back counting stars and thought about a number?” —Don Draper

@johnmaeda RT @DavaExplorer: Yesterday at @NASAKennedy I got a great view of the launch pad that will play a key role in our #JourneyToMars. http://t.…

@moodrowghani RT @m2jr: I am utterly disgusted by France's handling of the Uber-taxi conflict. It's beyond embarrassing. Beyond pathetic. It's morally in…

@mabb0tt RT @droneanalyst: Interview with @jkallman85 Head of Business Development and Regulatory Affairs @airware http://t

@johnmaeda Misspeller utility from back in 2007:

@johnmaeda “The design profession has emphasized the process, not *knowledge*.” —@DanFormosa @SmartDesign via Ana (@eargasms)

@kpcb "Millennials need to be technically fluent — their personal & professional success depends on it." @JulietdeB1

@johnmaeda The late Bill Moggridge (1943-2012) co-founder of @IDEO was the Gandalf of interactive design:

@johnmaeda Intimacy comes from creating distance periodically, so that you can objectively see whether you're standing on each other's toes.

@mabb0tt RT @heavybit: Don’t miss this talk by @melsmo from @coreoslinux on what you need for marketing success

@johnmaeda I'm working to liberate my data from WP, to send it back to the placid land of static files per @takashio's rec.

@JShoee It's all about the hustle, hard work and timing. Love the story of @mikecurtis's no traditional career path.

@moodrowghani No better way to take in Istanbul then by #UberBoat cc: @kpcb @Uber

@msquinn Getting a @Uber at a LA-area airport feels like being a criminal, or a citizen of France. @EricGarcetti these pickup policies are ridiculous