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@kpcb Every business that sells a product or service has to master the art of #pricing. Here are some tips: @Bingfish

@mabb0tt RT @airware: Airware navigates future of drones via @usatoday

@dbmount Looking for awesome, energetic, motivated Customer Success hire for early stage co in Industrial Analytics/IoT. Referrals welcome! @kpcb

@brookporter Tesla shines light on the importance of silicon in Li-Ion batteries. Meanwhile Amprius is mfg them in China today

@moodrowghani Great roundup of cool #podcasts for #entrepreneurs and investors from @ProductHunt today:

@mabb0tt RT @sacca: Join @Gumroad’s #SmallProductLab to create and launch a product in 10 days.

@bingfish RT @juhrman: .@bingfish What a rollercoaster! But we did it-we changed an industry and others followed. Thank you, and all @kpcb, for chall…

@AnjneyMidha today we lost a giant. he set India on a path to excellence. RIP Dr. Kalam - nuclear scientist, president, teacher, role model.

@msquinn "Criticized as a expensive gimmick and hailed as the liberator of the masses..." -an early review of ̶W̶a̶t̶c̶h̶ Mac

@msquinn Not guys named Michael (lay-up!)

@johnmaeda Simple, single-function websites like by Will McCutchen are pure utility and pure genius.

@johndoerr "We all live on the same planet. We all face the same dangers and opportunities.” - @AlGore

@johnmaeda There’s those moments when a pattern emerges from the noise that although often meaningless, can feel rewarding.

@johnmaeda Writing software has always felt like a cross between (strategy) and (carefulness) to me.

@msquinn Ten trees on a block corresponds to a 1%+ increase in how healthy residents feel (= to feeling of a $10k spot bonus)

@johnmaeda Thankful to Christine Spang for Ruby bindings on my lifelong pursuit to catch up to MIT grads

@johnmaeda Working Across in #DesignInTech, by Joana Koiller and Moses Ting

@johnmaeda Open Innovation and #DesignInTech, by Raphael Schaad and Christian Talmage

@johnmaeda Branding and #DesignInTech, by Robert Padbury and Tim McCoy

@msquinn RT @qz: Four of the five musicians with the biggest vocabularies are rappers—the fifth is Bob Dylan

@msquinn "Mass shootings [4+ victims] occur somewhere in America once every 64 days on average" - terrifying stats here

@msquinn Behold, and (s)he said unto them, let there be Tweet editing. And it was so.

@msquinn This is an important thread to be pulled (perhaps by me when I have a computer & shelter - otherwise, you!).

@AnjneyMidha RT @ProductHunt: KPCB Edge Office Hours: Virtual office hours with VCs on your iPhone via @anjneymidha

@mabb0tt RT @richard_sexton: Quality team work at its finest!

@msquinn There's a reason that interest in Nokia's Here maps has waned over the past few months. (Will still go for $Bs, but not to core geo group.)

@msquinn RT @HistoricalPics: New York in the early 1900s, colorized.

@shabihr RT @kpcb: Introducing our new seed stage app 'KPCB Edge Office Hours'. Check it out: #Seed #VC

@algore Green Tea leader Debbie Dooley explains why supporting renewable energy is a nonpartisan issue. @Crimsontider

@mabb0tt RT @kpcb_edge: Introducing Edge Office Hours

@johnmaeda A well-engineered experience has the quality of “it works well.” A well-designed experience has the quality of “it works well, for *me*.”

@johnmaeda “Design is emotional, but it is also logical.” —Tad Toulis

@msquinn Duck Tour guide driving through SOMA: "This neighborhood is where all the big companies started, like Google, Facebook and Microsoft."

@johnmaeda Discussion on classical Architecture and #DesignInTech led by Angel Steger and Gordon Chong:

@algore My friend Anwar Ibrahim explains why he stayed in Malaysia to face persecution for political reform:

@kpcb Introducing our new seed stage app 'KPCB Edge Office Hours'. Check it out: #Seed #VC

@kpcb RT @ProductHunt: KPCB Edge Office Hours: Virtual office hours with VCs on your iPhone

@johnmaeda Harvard scientist Jennifer Lewis (@voxel8co) launches a 3d printer that prints circuitry too:

@johnmaeda Piece by Sarah Kessler on two of the first tech entrepreneurs that took their company public:

@johnmaeda “Everything is based on a simple rule: quality is the best business plan, period.” —John Lasseter