Posts filed under “Web/Tech”

App Smart: Make the Most of Summer

Summer is short, and cramming in the most fun requires a level of organization. New apps can do some of that for you.


NYT< Jun. 24, 2015

Category: Video, Web/Tech

The Sharing Economy

Bloomberg Briefs: Nowadays, it’s hard to find more exuberant sharing-economy enthusiasts than investors. Uber, the ride-hailing company, is raising $1.5 billion at a valuation of $50 billion — theoretically making the six-year-old business the equal of Target and Kraft Foods. Airbnb, for home sharing, is valued at $20 billion. Uber competitor Lyft is valued Uber…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Technology, Valuation, Venture Capital, Web/Tech

Learning From Failure: Performing an Autopsy on Dead Start Ups

  There has been relentless coverage of the boom in technology startups. Think about the blasé way the word bubble gets tossed about. Big Wall Street banks and Silicon Valley venture capital firms are wooing geek talent, and investors seem willing once again to ignore the widespread use of unconventional financial accountingthat makes a start-up’s finances look much better…Read More

Category: Philosophy, Technology, Venture Capital, Web/Tech

That Guy from the Internet

This is a humorous version of my comment policy:     Source: Dilbert

Category: Humor, Web/Tech

Futures: New Layout at Bloomberg

I really like the clean web layout for Bloomberg Futures (free):   click for updated futures    

Category: Trading, Web/Tech

ReCode To Vox

They couldn’t make it on their own. Walt Mossberg, one of America’s two most famous tech columnists, shot himself in the foot. He left the “Wall Street Journal.” They’re finding out in news what we already know in music, you can go it alone, the internet allows you to do this, but in a chaotic…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Web/Tech

Letterman and the Future of Media Consumption

The past month has seen an outpouring of tributes and praise for the just-retired “Late Show” host David Letterman. I have been linking to some of the more informative (and amusing) discussions in the morning reads (see this and this). None have really captured the context I was looking for: what does this tell us about the future…Read More

Category: Humor, Television, Web/Tech

RWM’s Mobile App for iPhone, iPad & Android

We are very excited to now offer RWM clients a mobile app for their iPhones & iPads, as well as Google’s Android. Its powered by Orion, and so far, its been rock solid.  

Category: Investing, Web/Tech

30 Signs You’re On Financial Twitter

Thirty Signs You’re On Financial Twitter 30. You unintentionally know more about Greece than you had ever thought possible 29. Joe Weisenthal is your alarm clock 28. You wish David Tepper, Bill Ackman, Michael Lewis and Retired Bernanke would show up here already and engage 27. You watch a guy switch his avatar to a pic of a hot girl…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Humor, Web/Tech

Tesla’s Big Bet on Building Batteries for Your Home

Tesla is building a new generation of batteries that could power homes, businesses and even the grid. Bloomberg’s Tom Randall takes a look at the emerging market for new energy storage.


Source: Bloomberg

Full Elon Musk presentation after the jump

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Category: Energy, Video, Web/Tech