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Tagged with “entrepreneurs” (4)

  1. This Developer’s Life - 1.1.2 Drive

    1.1.2 Drive

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    In this episode we talk to 4 entrepreneurs about the risks they've taken - and what's happened to them because of it:

    Dave Nielsen

    tells us about working only for himself and what sleeping on a couch in a basement storeroom feels like

    Tom Preston-Werner

    talks to us about founding Github and turning down $300,000 from Microsoft

    Nate and Niki Kohari

    talks to us about starting up, and then selling, a tech company while being married

    Music

    Most of the the tracks for this week are used under Creative Commons from Magnatunes. In addition we have some bootlegs and I've linked to the DJ's websites:

    2 Many DJs

    • Beatles Vs Kraftwerk

    Nine Inch Nails

    • Ghosts

    General Fuzz

    • Red Balloon

    Nine Inch Nails Remixes

    • We are Alone/On We March

    Williamson

    • 2 percent er

    Rildrim

    • Linber

    Williamson

    • what's on the ceiling

    Mark Vidler - Go Home Productions

    • The Weather Episode

    The following tracks were used under fair use (played for 30-60 seconds):

    Puscifer

    • Momma Sed

    MC 900 Foot Jesus

    • Buried At Sea

    In addition - we used a few clips from the movie Rushmore. If you haven't seen it - go get it.

    Wes Anderson

    • Rushmore

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    Easy Subversion Management for Windows

    http://thisdeveloperslife.com/post/1-1-2-drive

    —Huffduffed by kyran

  2. 5by5 | Capital #14: As soon as you develop a framework, buy your own domain name. (Shlok Vaidya)

    Shlok Vaidya (shloky) on Twitter

    Shloky.com

    Hendrix College

    Shloky.com: Thoughts on New Orleans Social Entrepreneurship

    Wikipedia entry on Food desert

    WSJ: Snapchat Spurned $3 Billion Acquisition Offer from Facebook

    Global Guerrillas

    Networked tribes, system disruption and the emerging bazaar of violence. A blog about the future of conflict.

    Say Antything clip on YouTube

    "I can't work for that corporation."

    Wikipedia entry on Survivalism

    Wikipedia entry on Zombie Apocalypse

    Shloky.com: Origins of the Lean Startup

    The Lean Startup

    The Movement That Is Transforming How New Products Are Built And Launched

    The Sovereign Individual by James Dale Davidson, William Rees-Mogg

    Mastering the Transition to the Information Age

    Wikipedia entry on Hernando de Soto Polar

    The Mystery of Capital by Hernando De Soto

    Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else

    The Other Path by Hernando De Soto

    the economic answer to terrorism

    Hernando De Soto: Capitalism at Crossroads

    Illicit by Moises Naim

    How Smugglers, Traffickers, and Copycats are Hijacking the Global Economy

    McMafia by Misha Glenny

    A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld

    Wikipedia entry on John Boyd, military strategist

    Wikipedia entry on OODA loop

    HomeFree America

    Wink: Urban Farm Ordinances in 11/21 Austin City Council Meeting

    Austin Post: Council Rules on Urban Farms, Bans Animal Slaughter and Compost

    http://5by5.tv/capital/14

    —Huffduffed by kyran