How My Waitress At IHop Reminded Me About The Amazing Hidden Potential Of Everyone

Admit it, we all make assumptions about the people we meet no matter how hard we try to not judge a book by its cover. That happened to me this morning as my family and I enjoyed pancakes at our local IHOP(International House Of Pancakes) and it reawakened me to the (sometimes) hidden potential in all

Move Over Kickstarter, Crypto-Equity Is the Next Frontier

  Love this. SWARM is a crowdfunding platform that allows for crypto-equity fundraising. Instead of incorporating in a physical jurisdiction, the company incorporates directly on the bitcoin blockchain by creating a coin. Each individual “coin” becomes an equity share in the company/project (we call them Distributed Autonomous Organizations, or DAOs). Coins can then be sold

The 3-Step Journey of a Remarkable Piece of Content

The 3-Step Journey of a Remarkable Piece of Content from Copyblogger Media The 3-Step Journey of a Remarkable Piece of Content.

You Lost Me At Pages(and Hosted only) LightCMS

I love playing with content management systems, so when reading a story on lean user interface design, I saw a compelling ad for a CMS I hadn’t seen before called LightCMS, I immediately clicked. I perused the landing page and reviewed the features and then 2 things killed it for me. You might think that

The User is Drunk – YouTube

How to solve the cold-start problem for social products

  Andrew Chen never ceases to amaze me with his exceptional insight into how to grow your startup. Anyone with a socially based startup is going to grapple with this big big issue and almost all of them will fail. We are working through this topic with a client right now for his launch and

Miami Startup Makes TechCrunch With Their New App BloopIt

Miami Startup has released a cool new app called BloopIt. BloopIt allows users to watch and share snippets of YouTube videos and it’s quite addicting. This is a really great idea and they’ve done a great job with the interface. Today, they made it to TechCrunch, which will hopefully translate into a large number

Why Bitcoin may never hit the mainstream – usability

Decimal points may be the death of Bitcoin as far as widespread adoption is concerned. We learned a good amount about Bitcoin and Bitcoin startups last night at the Refresh Miami monthly event, but beyond all the complicated lessons about wallets, cryptography, and blockchains, that will make the general consumer unable to understand how their money translates