It used to be that social media made the careers of influencers. Now David Dobrik is launching Dispo, and we’re seeing influencers make their own social media platforms.Traditionally, influencers sell merch, start beverage companies, appear on TV, endorse products, do book deals…
Stripe’s mission is to increase the GDP of the internet. As part of that mission, one of their many products is Atlas, a service that allows entreprene…
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I am an angel investor. I have been investing personally in early-stage companies, Pre-Seed through Series B, since 2015. I do it not for money but for…
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The past few months of remote work/quarantine have been a real throwback for me. As a teen, I sat at my desk for ten hours a day, gaming competitively …
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Millennials, they’re like 19th century Russian serfs. They’re in better shape, they have more information, they’re better dressed, but they don’t own a…
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It has long been said that the internet has a power to remove middlemen, to make opportunity more accessible, and to lower barriers to entry. Throughou…
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FIRE, Van Life, Tiny Houses: cutesy movements are coping mechanisms disguising poverty. See the full post on my website.
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