Product Development

Building Great Products

It is very easy to be different, but it is very difficult to be better -Jonathan Ive In today’s How …

Building Products Users Love

Hardware products are really hard to get right. I was reading an article where Jonathan Ives, the VP of Design …

There is no Spoon

I was invited to give a lecture to the class of MBA students at Reykjavik University. The topic I am …

Embrace the chaos

Building a culture in a team or startup that embraces chaos and works through it is a unique skill. Mailchimp team has more or less done that.

Building a great product

Building anything is an iterative process. Every great product that you can think of did not start out being great …

To the left of Impossible

This week has been an explosion of ideas, learning and possibilities personally for me. How to Start a Startup class …

Cost of Research

“If we knew what we are doing, we would not call it research” – Albert Einstein I participated in the …

Duolingo.com

Union Square Ventures just announced their investment in Duolingo.com. The company founder Luis Von Ahn is so smart and has …

Mobile First Web Second

View from Summer House Fred Wilson has been writing for a long time about the shift in the emphasis to …