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Technology

Who’s Suing Whom?

Great picture of who’s suing whom in the Telecom world.  Man, I love patents…

Organic Motion – Sneek Preview

We invested in Organic Motion about a year ago and have been really happy with how far they’ve brought the technology forward.  For those of you who haven’t been introduced to them, they are the preeminent technology developer for marker-less computer vision solutions.  They’ve recently made major inroads into the animation market.  The following two…

Great Interview – Seth Levine on Stocktwits TV

My partner Seth has a great interview on Stocktwits TV, hosted by one of the smartest and funniest entrepreneurs that I know, Howard Lindzon.  The topic is whether or not the Web is Dead.  (It’s not).  Also, he will give you his stock picks, as well.  This I can’t wait to see if he is…

Great CIO Opportunity in Boulder! – Webroot Software

One of our friendly neighbors – Webroot – is hiring a CIO.  Description is below.  If you are interested, the email contact is below.  And if you move to Boulder and take this job, you might owe me a beer.  Chief Information Officer and SVP, IT – Boulder The CIO / SVP of IT will…

Control Your Most Important Asset – Your Brand

Last week I wrote a blog about Atomic PR and their illegal spamming of folks trying to generate buzz for their clients.  [Note: they’ve since apologized and have agreed to stop doing this and let folks opt out – see the comments area for the CEO’s reaction post]. One of the most interesting things to…

Oblong TED Talk

If you have followed our investment in Oblong, you know that it is one of the most innovative companies that we’ve ever invested in. They spoke at TED this year and the video is now available.  Witness the future of computer user interfaces and collaboration.

Our Investment in Sifteo

Today, we announced our investment in Sifteo.  It was also picked up in PEHub.  I’m really excited to be a part of the team.  Founded by David Merrill and Jeevan Kalanithi, out of the MIT Media Lab, we believe that Sifteo is developing the next popular generation gaming platform that will go beyond the early…

I Want Slower Email

As a venture capitalist, I normally have a voracious appetite for “better and faster,” but I am coming to the conclusion that in some cases I want slower email. Huh? I want slower email, because I need to protect myself and others from me:  “Mr. Zero In-box Guy.”  It’s sad, but true that I can’t…

Support Boulder’s bid for Google’s 1GB/Second Fiber Project

Google is planning to launch an experimental fiber-to-home project that will be 100 times faster than most connection – an amazing 1 gigabit per second! Boulder is working hard to try to be one of the cities chosen for this experiment.  Google wants to hear from us and why we should be included. Check out…

Why Do I Need Facebook When I Have Twitter?

Lately, I’ve had the “pleasure” of lying in bed (most of the time in traction) recovering from hip surgery.  Given the liberal doses of Percocet and other pain meds, I’ve refrained from doing any work-related emails.  But it’s boring as crap and I can only read so much (poor attention span due to drugs) and…