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A 25 post collection


The Real Story Behind Jeff Bezos's Fire Phone Debacle And What It Means For Amazon's Future

 •  Filed under Tech, Startups, Amazon, Founders

The Real Story Behind Jeff Bezos's Fire Phone Debacle And What It Means For Amazon's Future

Fascinating read. Bezos sounds like a lot of other wealthy founders, I know: eccentric, confident to a fault, and often more concerned about the long game rather than short-term sound decisions.

I think these are admirable qualities in founders actually. The problem is that such a person needs a friend he/she trusts to say, “Ok, no really, you’re being completely unreasonable.” Without that, you eventually get to madness and unsustainable ideas.

Apple's iOS 7 includes a surprise: a ticket to the next generation of the internet

 •  Filed under Apple, Tech, Ios, Networking, Tcp, Ios7, Multipath Tcp

Appleā€™s iOS 7 includes a surprise: a ticket to the next generation of the internet

Great intro to multipath TCP, if you’re unfamiliar with it or why it matters.