Posts Categorized: Tech

Flashback: John Doerr says Zynga is “our best company ever”

Ah, remember the good old days, by which I mean November 2010, less than two years ago, when there was no bubble and all those crazy valuations in the secondary market made perfect sense because, as John Doerr pointed out here, Zynga was “the most profitable, the fastest growing and has the happiest customers” of… Read more »

The changing (not for the better) values of Silicon Valley

Venture capitalist and longtime Valley guy Bill Davidow pens a thoughtful piece in the Atlantic about how values have declined in tech since the days of Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard. In a nutshell: In the old days the emphasis was on helping customers; today it’s on exploiting them. Google, Facebook and Zynga get zinged…. Read more »

Jesus wept

I just got pitched on a mobile app called “eye saw you.” Check out the super compelling video below. This one is a must-have.