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@johnmaeda Hackathon-ed virtual "touch" demo with 3d-printed force-feedback tech and Oculus hookup. #MakeMIT2015

@johnmaeda College hackathons are like gymnastic meets, but with a different kind of athleticism on display. #MakeMIT2015

@johnmaeda "This year the UK became the 1st country to require computing to be taught to every student in the country." —@zsims

@JShoee RT @codeorg: .@BuzzFeed's @daozers explains how its developers scaled for 673,000 concurrent visitors during #TheDress traffic!

@JShoee Insights from @ccourage on how to apply #designthinking to other parts of the org.

@JShoee Great writeup @zsims! “@wef: How computer #coding can help crack unemployment"

@JShoee Now I don't feel so guilty when I'm on my 3rd latte ;). "It’s official: Americans should drink more coffee"

@kpcb RT @johnmaeda: Judging atoms-based hackathon projects at 1am @MIT tonight for #MakeMIT2015:

@johnmaeda Judging atoms-based hackathon projects at 1am @MIT tonight for #MakeMIT2015:

@moodrowghani Girl Scout Cookies 2.0 Love seeing @girlscouts using @Square ! Stocked up on samoas cc: @kpcb

@moodrowghani Girl Scout Cookies 2.0 Love seeing @girlscouts using @Square ! Stocked up on samoas

@kpcb Here are 5 practical tips for assembling a great board of directors for your startup: cc: @JulietdeB1

@johnmaeda "I have never been forced to accept compromises, but I have willingly accepted constraints." —Charles Eames via @mosesting

@moodrowghani Cool idea- Flow the beehive invention via @Indiegogo at $3.7mm cc: @gogoSlava #crowdfunding

@msquinn RT @usatodaytech: Hackathons in minority communities help kids learn tech and target issues that matter to them:

@msquinn RT @RobK: Got one of the Starwood #suiteride Ubers in London. Free amenity kit ftw

@msquinn RT @conradhackett: Where female bosses most common 1 Jamaica 2 Colombia 15 US 25 Russia 41 UK 95 Turkey 96 Japan ht…

@msquinn RT @davemcclure: .@SVbizjournal: Top Silicon Valley women VCs tell how they succeed, how 2 close venture gender gap.

@msquinn RT @lionelbarber: Free to read: This week's @FT interview with Boris Nemtsov - last words of a Russian democrat

@msquinn RT @naveen: Assassination in Moscow.

@JShoee "How #PaulRand Pioneered the Era of Design Led Business"

@JShoee Betcha #MonumentValleyGame gets some higher than normal downloads this wknd.

@msquinn RT @meredithperry: Uberpooling for the 1st time. $5 to get from Santa Monica to Hollywood (normally a $60 taxi fare). Organized, monetized …

@creigh RT @inderstweet: Did you catch our @Kinsa cameo on StartUp (podcast) by @Gimletmedia ? #startup #business

@kpcb 38% of #AgTech companies are located in U.S. Heartland. #AgTech

@kpcb Job of the week! Design Team Lead @coursera. #KPCBjobs

@JShoee RT @Beingtweets: “We are rediscovering the urgency of slowing down.” ~ #PicoIyer

@JulietdeB1 So proud of my NdeB... #beyondtype1

@andychen RT @TheRealNimoy: Leonard Nimoy 1931-2015 Read:

@andychen RT @TheRealNimoy: A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP

@msquinn I regularly search Twitter mentions for potential/existing portfolio cos. It's helpful/less insidery than you'd think

@msquinn I learned @TheRealNimoy died from @fmanjoo's Snapchat story and I am both sad and a card-carrying millenial.

@brookporter RT @RobTornoe: Leonard Nimoy's final tweet is fittingly poignant:

@msquinn RT @adambain: How Much Is a Tweet Worth to Studios? $560 at the Box Office

@MaxMotsch Old vulnerabilities crippling your security? Great post by @JuliaYrani @synack - #cybersecurity #safetyfirst #security

@kpcb RT @timoreilly: Here's @barackobama’s surprise video intro to @dpatil’s keynote at #StrataHadoop yesterday

@johnmaeda There are teachers who change your entire life with their profound faith in your abilities.

@johnmaeda "Teachers create value by helping people understand and realize their unique potential." —@schildkrout via @JShoee

@msquinn The @NewYorker on point