Andreessen, Horowitz, Cowen

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. At the end of each year, the venture capital firm a16z drops a slew of podcast episodes and from 2018 we’ll focus on the conversation between Tyler Cowen, Ben Horowitz, and Marc Andreessen. At the start, Cowen asked about their history as a couple, … Continue reading “Andreessen, Horowitz, Cowen”

Chris Dixon and Fred Wilson

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. This September 2018 episode of the a16z podcast between Chris Dixon and Fred Wilson was full of interestingness. Let’s get to it. What are you building? Bad Blood tells the story of Theranos’s fall and the many causes. 🚩🚩🚩NepotismExtreme unownershipLiesDelusion EgoIgnoring arguments High turnoverInfo … Continue reading “Chris Dixon and Fred Wilson”

The ​2018 Year in Review

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. In 2018 we passed 500 posts which is important if you live in a society with base ten numbers. 🎉 But it was a milestone because the podcast I admire most is Russ Roberts’s EconTalk. I don’t listen to every episode and it’s rarely … Continue reading “The ​2018 Year in Review”

This Blog’s Biases

Supported by Greenhaven Road Capital, finding value off the beaten path. Traffic and automotive. This blog is annoyed by the automotive. Traffic and Happy City form the outline of my ideas about cars, roads, and how people use them. In general, they don’t bring out the best in us because of a poor feedback structure. … Continue reading “This Blog’s Biases”