Category: humor

Anniversaries, Mochi and Open Data

It was our seventh wedding anniversary the other day so I promised my wife I’ll come up for air and celebrate in style. As luck would have it, New York Restaurant Week was underway so I could impress my wife with my discerning, epicurean (on a start-up budget) choice – Inakaya. Truth be told, it was the only Restaurant Week participant across the street from …


“The Startup Process” Christmafied

Here’s the postcard we sent for the Holidays.  Since we’re all about mashups, we thought we’d do one for our postcard too… With due apologies to Paul Graham and Fred Wilson…  


311, Sandy, Open Data and Lydia Callis

Finally got power back last Thursday at 3 in the morning!  And the first thing I did was to look for clips of Lydia Callis. During the power outage, our main source of information was WNYC and intermittent updates from Facebook and Twitter from our smartphones.  Mayor Bloomberg had regular press conferences and we couldn’t help but notice that social media was lit up with …