The Feeling of Speed

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When Tom Matlack invested in a tech company other VC’s had left for dead, he had no idea how much it would bring him back to life.

Built to Launch?

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‚ÄčKen Goldstein talks about the difference between a good IPO and a good company: the people that choose to stay.

D’oh! Top 5 Things My Father Got Wrong

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Jamie Reidy, in honor of Father’s Day, lists the top 5 pieces of bad advice his father gave him.

Facebook IPO Shows What is Wrong with U.S.

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Maybe Markie should have taken off his hoodie (we know really bad shit happens to guys of any race in those things) and put on a suit like every other adult in the room.

Facebook After the IPO

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Ken Goldstein looks at the game-changers that have become a part of Facebook’s secret sauce, and why it must now strive to achieve consistent

The Quality Chronicles: The Bug That Killed an IPO

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In a world of “Better, Faster, Cheaper” Ken Goldstein reminds us that Quality Assurance is a process not a department.

Why I Reported Facebook to the FBI

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Why sell your wares on a street corner, when you can actively cold call prospective buyers of sexual services on a site like Facebook?

Goldman Screws Zipcar

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The car-sharing company went public yesterday. There’s only one problem. Goldman Sachs ran off with $63 million of shareholder money.