Red Scarlet

July 10th, 2008

A 3k 120 FPS camera for under $3,000 is kind of a big deal for multimedia producers…

VCs Adjust to Facing More Competitors for Fewer Companies.

A great example of how a simple tool is good enough to tell a story and create content:The Master of Emulsion: Flip Video Vlog: A Tale of Two Formats

Jeff Bezos on Charlie Rose

January 21st, 2008

Here’s an in-depth interview with one of the most successful web 1.0 entrepreneurs he keeps Wall Street guessing and making money.

Steve Jobs at Stanford

January 15th, 2008

One of the most inspirational and anti-establishment speeches ever given by a CEO.

Facebook circa 2005

January 8th, 2008

Here’s an interesting podcast featuring Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook back when they were just another scrappy little social networking platform. What a difference 3 years makes! Courtesy of the Stanford Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders forum.


From Harvard to the Facebook

From Wikipedia to Wikia

December 13th, 2007

How do you take a non-profit concept and turn it into a for profit business? Gil Penchina of Wikia explains the path they took to the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders forum at Stanford.

The Contrasts of a Big Company and a Small Start-Up

Ben Franklin

December 6th, 2007

FranklinBenjamin Franklin is amazing in so many different ways there should be a word used only to describe him.  Franklinawesometastic.  Besides being a founding father, he’s also the prototypical self-made man.  He may have even been the wealthiest American at one point in history. His biography on Wikipedia is a good starting point. The Walter Isaacson biography is an excellent resource if you want to delve further into this Franklinawesometastic personality. Ben Franklin

Google on Creativity

December 4th, 2007

Marissa Mayer shares with the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders forum the Google point of view about creativity. She makes a great point about creativity working best with defined constraints. I’m a staunch believer in this and don’t find that heretical at all.


Nine Lessons Learned about Creativity at Google

Those Google Guys

December 3rd, 2007

Sergey Brin and Larry Page at the TED conference.