Hopefully a lot more of this sentiment to come, especially from the VC world!
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
- Mark Twain
Has technology become too easy for our own good? Tim Wu explores the choice between demanding and convenient technologies: http://nyr.kr/1lj90fG
“Our technologies may have made us prosthetic gods, yet they have somehow failed to deliver on the central promise of free time. The problem…
Insightful op-ed written by two students at Stanford. Especially since 15% of their classmates will end up working in the financial services industry. This touches on many major issues with our education system, especially the focus/purpose of higher education in America.
I think if anything, we could be headed toward a social entrepreneurial bubble if we’re not in one already. It’s not easier than traditional business. It’s harder. No one changes the world in a drive-by, no one tweets their way to climate change.
Hope for a Cure
New research from SMU’s Geothermal Laboratory, funded by a grant from Google.org, documents significant geothermal resources across the United States capable of producing more than three million megawatts of green power – 10 times the installed capacity of coal power plants today.
Dylan Ratigan Blows Up on MSNBC
Dylan was the primary reason I watched CNBC. Since he left I seldom watch it. However, this is why I watched him. He cares and voices his opinion regardless of the consequences and often times he’s right.