Elink Video:: First Round Capital 2009 Holiday Greeting Card

First Round Capital 2009 Holiday Card from First Round Capital on Vimeo. I’ve tendered my resignation a couple of weeks ago (…).  I am having this weird notion that my next job would only be for a tech-startup who wants to build something.  This could easily turn into a rant but my mood picked up […]

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Love To Read :: Making Light: Pushing back

Pushing back Posted by Abi Sutherland at 06:36 PM * 31 comments I gather from the Interwebs that August is going to be a heavy month for health politics. The fight back against any change to the way that America deals with health care and health insurance is starting now, and it’s going to be […]

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Challenge To Wallstreet::Grasping Reality with Both Hands: Needed for AIG and the TARP: Silicon Valley Compensation Schemes

Punitive taxes on compensation that takes the form of long-term restricted equity stakes is a dangerous and destructive move. If the compensation bill that emerges from the conference committee does not allow TARP-receiving companies to offer such SVCSs, then Obama should veto it. And if the traders of Wall Street then quit en masse? If […]

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Forgive Me For Pettiness: Market turmoil caught us off guard: Manulife

Image via Wikipedia There is nothing wrong with highlighted (by me) text, just felt that when a century is 8 years++ old its like stating a milestone that really isn’t. Executives at Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC/TSX) said they would use the funding from the country’s six largest lenders to help the insurer withstand one of […]

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