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Shopaholic Usurps The Iron Throne.

04.19.11 Posted in General, Rant by

NY Times writer, Ginia Bellafante, wrote this rather asinine and careless judgement on one of my favorite books and the new TV series, Game of Thrones. The true perversion, though, is the sense you get that all of this illicitness has been tossed in as a little something for the ladies, out of a justifiable fear, […]

I have to fill up all this space!

12.31.10 Posted in General, Technology by

The problem with standard word processors and even “distraction-free writing” apps such as WriteRoom, OmmWriter, DarkRoom and QuietWrite is that they all give you a giant white space when you start out. It inevitably  invokes this daunting feeling of ‘I have to fill up all this space.’ What I really want is a dead simple word processor with a […]

Relentless Optimism : Essential ingredient for the success of a startup.

08.11.10 Posted in Startup by

From my exposure to many Techstars, YCombinator and Boston area startups, one personality trait I keep noticing among successful founders is optimism. They just seem to have this relentless optimism that normal people tend to lack. You need at least one person on your founding team who is relentlessly optimistic every single day!