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In Defense of Uber: An Unbiased Opinion

bothsidesofthetable.com – Nov 22 – The story on Uber has been written about ad nauseam, which is why I've been reluctant to weigh in. But enough people have asked my perspective so I decided to weigh in with my non-conformist view. I love Uber and I don't believe there has yet been…
benhuh RT @msuster: In Defense of Uber: An Unbiased Opinion t.co/k7osucskR1
Gil Dibner RT @cdixon: Agree RT @msuster: In Defense of Uber: An Unbiased Opinion t.co/E9s368WqZQ
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Sweet Peach Founder Speaks: Those Startup Dudes Were Wrong About My Company

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Ryan Lawler RT @ryanchris: 'Not mentioning Hutchinson as the founder or including [her photo in] his slides was a mistake, he says.' t.co/r5zG5QO2MW via @davidu
David Ulevitch My brain exploded reading this story about two dudes horribly launching someone else' company: t.co/DlLTfJjTqV
rachelsklar Sweet Peach's 'ultrafeminist' founder explains what her product's really about. @jeffbercovici t.co/Ky9ha5lJSg via @Inc --> WOW
Kyle Wild RT @ejacqui: Welp, that Sweet Peach peachy-vag story turns out to be a lot worse than we thought, and for different reasons. t.co/ygfOwRQqJb
benhuh RT @ejacqui: Welp, that Sweet Peach peachy-vag story turns out to be a lot worse than we thought, and for different reasons. t.co/ygfOwRQqJb
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The Oral History Of The Poop Emoji (Or, How Google Brought Poop To America)

fastcompany.com – Lauren Schwartzberg – Nov 18, 8:19 AM – If the story of the poop emoji's rise were told in emojis, it would look like this: …which is to say, it is an international tale of drama, cultural differences, and near-disasters. This is that tale, told for the first time by the unsung…
Ryan Sarver The Oral History Of The Poop Emoji (Or, How Google Brought Poop To America) t.co/tyWqIE3Cxr
Jüri Kaljundi The Oral History of The Poop Emoji (Or, How Google Brought Poop To America) t.co/lZHAF3TymM
Hiten Shah The Oral History Of The Poop Emoji (Or, How Google Brought Poop To America) t.co/09HnK5tykb t.co/bTFlP75z0B
Dave McClure The Oral History of The Poop Emoji (Or, How Google Brought Poop To America) t.co/mVa99FdJDy by @laurschwar via @FastCompany
Louis Gray The Oral History of The Poop Emoji (Or, How Google Brought Poop To America) t.co/gUj1lK9HrP by @laurschwar via @FastCompany
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Rewriting Cheezburger Saved My Life

Medium – Nov 20, 7:26 AM – I'm Ben Huh. I am the founder and CEO of the entertainment company Cheezburger. We're the people who, starting in 2007, helped popularize cat photos online. We now run dozens of humor and meme sites. And today we released an iOS app. As proud as I…
Jason Fried RT @PromisePhelon: Fantastic story. Well played @benhuh.'Rewriting Cheezburger Saved My Life' by @benhuh t.co/xcYTEo5hZM
Paul Singh "It's one thing to feel like you've fucked it all up, but there's no substitute for saying it out loud." t.co/XmDpscHecx
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What Was Said at the Uber Dinner

huffingtonpost.com – Nicole Campbell – Nov 14, 3:44 PM – I had the pleasure of sitting one seat over from Emil Michael at the now-infamous Uber dinner in New York last week. Emil was originally seated next to me and moved over to greet Ben Smith as a guest. During dinner, the CEO of Uber gave a short…
Gmc RT @davidrichter: This account rings true to me. It will allow you to reach a more balanced judgment regarding @Uber & @emilmichael. t.co/hMtGPPJrlo
Angus Davis RT @robinchan: A more balanced account, from a woman at the Uber event. This is the @emilmichael I know. t.co/qUmyPBcpmV
Melody McCloskey RT @robinchan: A more balanced account, from a woman at the Uber event. This is the @emilmichael I know. t.co/qUmyPBcpmV
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What's the Role of Leaders in Sustaining Enterprise Innovation?

LinkedIn – Eric Ries'} – Nov 21 – I'm very interested in the how established companies can go beyond buzzwords to sustain innovation. Brant Cooper, co-founder of Moves the Needle and author of The Lean Entrepreneur, grapples with this question, too, in his work with enterprises…
Brant Cooper RT @ericries: "It could be that growing up inside larger well-established orgs, you've been trained to resist failure" @brantcooper t.co/kbKJ2IiTaQ
Brock Pierce RT @ericries: "It could be that growing up inside larger well-established orgs, you've been trained to resist failure" @brantcooper t.co/kbKJ2IiTaQ
Marc Andreessen RT @ericries: "It could be that growing up inside larger well-established orgs, you've been trained to resist failure" @brantcooper t.co/kbKJ2IiTaQ
Eric Ries "It could be that growing up inside larger well-established orgs, you've been trained to resist failure" @brantcooper t.co/kbKJ2IiTaQ
Brant Cooper RT @leanstartup: "How can established companies can go beyond buzzwords to ensure innovation?" Thorny question. @brantcooper answers: t.co/aYfamlZipf
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Stuck in the middle

Scripting – Nov 20 – Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 9:49 AM The latest Uber 'scandal' makes a few things clear, to me at least. The tech industry needs to change, to adjust to the reality that it's no longer a startup industry. Our products are used everywhere. They…
John Furrier ..... Dave Winer post on the Uber press with his opinion. Title should read stuck in the mud... t.co/1coAuhor7V
Mark Suster RT @gassee: Latest @davewiner piece isn't so much about Uber as it is about the relationship between [tech] companies and press: t.co/gXadYEe9oK
Jean-Louis Gassée Latest @davewiner piece isn't so much about Uber as it is about the relationship between [tech] companies and press: t.co/gXadYEe9oK
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I Stuck My Hands into a Virtual Reality Interface and Felt The Future

motherboard.vice.com – Written by DJ Pangburn – Nov 21, 7:40 AM – Yesterday, using a Leap Motion-enabled Oculus Rift, I experienced something groundbreaking: I could see and use my hands in virtual reality. The experiences were practical, psychedelic, and playful, but also rather stunning to behold, even after…
Kevin Moore RT @novaspivack: I Stuck My Hands into a Virtual Reality Interface and Felt The Future | Motherboard t.co/roomNgxshp
Nova Spivack I Stuck My Hands into a Virtual Reality Interface and Felt The Future | Motherboard t.co/roomNgxshp
Bill Liao RT @cebersweiler: I Stuck My Hands into a Virtual Reality Interface and Felt The Future t.co/I4CD7Um13k via @motherboard
Visionary Punk I Stuck My Hands into a Virtual Reality Interface and Felt The Future t.co/I4CD7Um13k via @motherboard
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How A Group Of Yale Students Pulled Off The Greatest College Prank Of All Time

businessinsider.com – Peter Jacobs – Nov 20, 11:33 AM – Mike Kai and David Aulicino were seniors at Yale in 2004 when they, along with 20 friends dressed as the fictional 'Harvard Pep Squad,' boldly entered Harvard's football stadium and convinced close to 2,000 unsuspecting Crimson fans to help spell…
Matthew Ocko RT @chamath: How A Group Of Yale Students Pulled Off The Greatest College Prank Of All Time t.co/aTsEmzbin8 via @bi_university
David Sze RT @chamath: How A Group Of Yale Students Pulled Off The Greatest College Prank Of All Time t.co/aTsEmzbin8 via @bi_university
Chamath Palihapitiya How A Group Of Yale Students Pulled Off The Greatest College Prank Of All Time t.co/aTsEmzbin8 via @bi_university
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Could Spain's new tax bill kill the country's startup ecosystem?

Tech.eu – Alex Barrera – Nov 20, 5:05 AM – A couple of days ago, the Senate in Spain cleared a new bill for fiscal reform for the country. After several years of empty promises to entrepreneurs, companies and the general population, the government is finally lowering taxes. Personal gain…
Jeff Robinson On @tech_eu: Could Spain's new tax bill kill the country's startup ecosystem? t.co/staU9TqtZH
Robin Wauters RT @EYIF: On @tech_eu: Could Spain's new tax bill kill the country's startup ecosystem? t.co/jqPCxhQneR
Gil Dibner Looks like Spain and France are in a race to see who can destroy their local startup eco-system faster. t.co/hv249EaC9Q
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