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Ben Horowitz: Dinosaurs Not In Favor Of Being Eaten By Birds

Columbia J-School and Stanford Eng Nab $30M Joint Gift for Media Innovation From Helen Gurley Brown

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In an unusual gift, Helen Gurley Brown has given Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism and Stanford University’s School of Engineering $30 million to create a bi-coastal Institute of Media Innovation. Said the schools in a joint press release about the David and Helen Gurley Brown Institute for Media...
Columbia J-School and Stanford Eng Nab $30M Joint Gift for Media Innovation From Helen Gurley Brown
John Doerr Is Coming To Zynga's Rescue (ZNGA)

Ben Horowitz: The Key To Startup Success Is Understanding An Average Engineer's Day

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We're at TechCrunch Disrupt 2012, a big industry conference that's all about startups--and big companies that began life as startups. The first speakers: Ben Horowitz, a partner at Andreessen Horowitz, perhaps the hottest venture-capital firm right now in Silicon Valley, interviewed by Bill Campbell, the chairman of software company Intuit,...
Ben Horowitz: The Key To Startup Success Is Understanding An Average Engineer's Day

Apple board member Bill Campbell points to future with intimate devices like Google Glass and iWatches [Video]

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Businessweek covers a talk given by Apple (and former Google) board member Bill Campbell who “held court” on Friday at the Mountain View headquarters of Intuit, where he serves as chairman. Notably, he discussed former Apple execs Tony Fadell who now runs Nest and Ron Johnson who just got fired from JCPenney....
Apple board member Bill Campbell points to future with intimate devices like Google Glass and iWatches [Video]

Boot up: Apple iWatch hints, mobile in China, PC slowdown explained and more

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Plus why installing a browser could get you hired, why mobile phones don't have dial tones, hope for Microsoft's 2FA and moreA burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamApple's 'Coach' Campbell sees Google Glass starting era of intimate objects >> BusinessweekNoting that...
Boot up: Apple iWatch hints, mobile in China, PC slowdown explained and more
Here Are The TechCrunch Disrupt SF Battlefield Startups From Day One

Glooko Raises $3.5M for Diabetes Logs

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Mobile diabetes-management company Glooko has raised $3.5 million more in a Series A round from its impressive list of investors, which include Chamath Palihapitiya’s Social+Capital Partnership, Bill Campbell, Vint Cerf, Judy Estrin and Andy Hertzfeld. The Palo Alto, Calif., company sells a $39.95 cord that connects to blood glucose meters...
Glooko Raises $3.5M for Diabetes Logs

Notes on Leadership: Be Like Steve Jobs, . . . And Bill Campbell, And Andy Grove

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Editor’s note: When venture capitalists invest in early stage startups, more than anything else they are investing in the founders of the company and their ability to lead their employees through the most improbable set of circumstances to take an idea from a germ to a real and profitable...
Notes on Leadership: Be Like Steve Jobs, . . . And Bill Campbell, And Andy Grove

Longtime Apple Board Member Bill Campbell Says Technology Coming to 'Intimate Objects'

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Intuit Chairman Bill Campbell has been on Apple's Board of Directors since Steve Jobs took over as CEO in 1997. In a town hall meeting at Intuit headquarters, Campbell spoke with Intuit CEO Brad Smith about a number of topics including how to make a product great, what makes the...
Longtime Apple Board Member Bill Campbell Says Technology Coming to 'Intimate Objects'

Former Homestead Founder Returns to SV Curious -- And With $7.5 Million in Funding

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Justin Kitch — the founder and CEO of Web 1.0′s Homestead small-business site that was sold to Intuit in 2007 — is returning with Curious, a lifelong learning startup aimed at connecting teachers and students on “subjects as varied as salsa dancing, integral solving, pipe soldering, jewelry making and...
Former Homestead Founder Returns to SV Curious -- And With $7.5 Million in Funding

Apple board member Bill Campbell expects high-tech 'intimate' device era, hints at 'iWatch'

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In a talk at Intuit's headquarters on Friday, company chairman and Apple board member Bill Campbell aired his thoughts on the intersection of technology and "intimate" objects, which he expects will yield a new era of personal electronics.    ...
Apple board member Bill Campbell expects high-tech 'intimate' device era, hints at 'iWatch'

★ Hope You Enjoy the Smell of Napalm in the Morning

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This lengthy New York Times story on the escalating rivalry between Apple and Google hit while I was at SXSW; I didn’t have time to do much more than point out the curious choice to describe Apple employees as Steve Jobs’s “underlings”. (Perhaps “minions” is next.) My quick impression of...
★ Hope You Enjoy the Smell of Napalm in the Morning

Backed by ex-Facebook and Apple execs, mobile health app maker Glooko lands in Europe

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M-health startup Glooko is today launching two products in the European Union and North America to assist diabetes patients in keeping track of their blood glucose readings by utilizing apps on their iPhone or iPod touch devices. The company is today upgrading its mobile logbook solution with ‘Logbook Charts’ in...
Backed by ex-Facebook and Apple execs, mobile health app maker Glooko lands in Europe

The State Of Twitter In 10 Bullet Points

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Brad Stone has a long story about Twitter in Bloomberg BusinessWeek today. If you aren't familiar with Twitter, it is absolutely worth reading. If you are, here's the gist of it: Twitter does, in fact, have advertisements, and Dick Costolo is funny. More highlights: About 90 employees at Twitter are...
The State Of Twitter In 10 Bullet Points

Apple board member's remarks pique iWatch speculation

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At an event for employees at Intuit, Bill Campbell, an Apple board member and close friend of Steve Jobs, speaks of watches, glasses, and "the application of technology to really intimate things." [Read more]...
Apple board member's remarks pique iWatch speculation

How do you get a mentor in the Age of Entrepreneurship?

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The way we work is profoundly changing and it’s affecting everyone. There’s a lot that is exciting in this new Age of Entrepreneurship — an era in which both company and employee longevity, are shrinking and everyone wants to be his own boss. But what will be harder or worse...
How do you get a mentor in the Age of Entrepreneurship?

Inside Apple's shareholders meeting

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The press, as usual, was barred from bringing communication devices into the Apple (AAPL) shareholders meeting that began at 1 p.m. EST (10 a.m. PST) Thursday. But, as often happens, word is leaking out thanks to iPhones in the hands of shareholders who shall go unnamed. We'll post their dispatches,...
Inside Apple's shareholders meeting

Steve Jobs's 'CEO Coach' Gave A One Hour Talk About What Makes A Great Company

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Here's something that's relatively rare. Intuit chairman Bill Campbell sat for a one-hour video taped conversation with CEO Brad Smith. Campbell's nickname is "coach" because he used to coach football, and because he coaches the Silicon Valley's CEOs. He was close with Steve Jobs, and guided Google's founders in the...
Steve Jobs's 'CEO Coach' Gave A One Hour Talk About What Makes A Great Company

Apple director Campbell praises Google Glass, drops hints

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During a talk at his own company's HQ, Intuit chairman and Apple board member Bill Campbell made some remarks on what he saw as the future of personal technology, and indicated that he believed more technology would be added to "intimate" things, citing examples such as glasses, watches, and thermostats....
Apple director Campbell praises Google Glass, drops hints

Announcing The Full TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2012 Agenda

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Disrupt SF right around the corner and is shaping up to be the biggest event of the year. We’re looking forward to hearing from Mark Zuckerberg for his first post-IPO interview. Jack Dorsey will share his vision in a keynote address. Ben Horowitz and Bill Campbell will bring their wisdom...
Announcing The Full TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2012 Agenda

Behind Mark Pincus's Bid to Save Zynga

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Tears nearly welled up in Zynga Inc. chief executive Mark Pincus’s eyes at a meeting in September with Apple Inc. director Bill Campbell. Mr. Campbell, a technology veteran who has coached Silicon Valley CEOs such as Steve Jobs and Eric Schmidt, had been called in by Zynga investor and venture-capital...
Behind Mark Pincus's Bid to Save Zynga
With $7.5M From Redpoint, Bill Campbell & Others, Curious Launches A Marketplace For Life-Long Learning

CardSpring Gains New Investors, First Data Partnership, As Its App Platform For Payment Cards Nears Launch

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CardSpring, an ambitious payments startup founded by former Netscape engineers, is building a platform that connects web and mobile applications to payment cards. It’s a card-linked payment infrastructure that can work across any bank or card type (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AmEx, etc.), because it sits in the cloud, and is attached...
CardSpring Gains New Investors, First Data Partnership, As Its App Platform For Payment Cards Nears Launch

Glooko Raises $3.5M To Connect Glucose Meters To iPhones For Tracking Diabetes

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Glooko, the developer of a unique hardware device and mobile app solution for people with diabetes, has raised $3.5 million in Series A funding led by The Social+Capital Partnership, with participation from existing investors, including Bill Campbell, Vint Cerf, Judy Estrin and Andy Hertzfeld, Venky Harinarayan, Russell Hirsch and Xtreme...
Glooko Raises $3.5M To Connect Glucose Meters To iPhones For Tracking Diabetes

Apple Board Member Points to Apple's Next Frontier: Wearable Computers

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Apple's board member Bill Campbell, who was close to the late Steve Jobs, has a reputation of being a chief executive whisperer. Speaking at a recent internet event he generally revealed that Apple is looking to wearable computers as the next frontier.    ...
Apple Board Member Points to Apple's Next Frontier: Wearable Computers

Glooko raises $3.5M to sync diabetes glucose meters to iPhone app

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Glooko has raised $3.5 million in a new round of funding that will enable it to release new versions of its solution to help people with diabetes monitor their glucose intake more easily. The round was led by The Social+Capital Partnership along with existing investors. The company’s product is one...
Glooko raises $3.5M to sync diabetes glucose meters to iPhone app
Retail | Silicon Valley's "Coach" Explains Ex-J.C. Penney CEO's Huge Fail

The VC World Returns to Its Operating Roots

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“You can’t go into Compton to rehabilitate gang members if you haven’t been a Crip.” — Ben Horowitz, co-founder of fast-rising venture outfit Andreessen Horowitz. Twenty years ago, the typical VC looked like a traditional banker, complete with an MBA and a background in finance. But a Wall Street background...
The VC World Returns to Its Operating Roots

Ben Horowitz Warns That IPOs Can Change The Nature Of A Company

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“We’re big believers in founders,” Ben Horowitz says, explaining part of Andreessen Horowitz‘s strategy. “We really wanted to back founder CEOs.” Horowitz and Bill Campbell, chairman of the board of directors of Intuit, just spoke at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco. Horowitz discussed famous examples like Steve Jobs as he weighed...
Ben Horowitz Warns That IPOs Can Change The Nature Of A Company
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