TechCrunch40: Michael Moritz Interviews Marc Andreessen, David Filo and Chad Hurley

Sequoia Capital’s Michael Moritz interviews Marc Andreessen (founder Netscape and Opsware, co-founder Ning), David Filo (co-founder Yahoo) and Chad Hurley (co-founder YouTube); the best bits: the audience Q&A: Tips for start-ups?Andreessen: Have a founder who can be CEO. Don’t hire too many people too quickly. Keep the team size small until you identify a product … Continue reading TechCrunch40: Michael Moritz Interviews Marc Andreessen, David Filo and Chad Hurley

Monday Round up

The three kinds of platforms you meet on the Internet by Marc Andreessen A "platform" is a system that can be programmed and therefore customized by outside developers — users — and in that way, adapted to countless needs and niches that the platform’s original developers could not have possibly contemplated, much less had time … Continue reading Monday Round up


If it is Monday September 17, 2007 then it is DemoCamp day. DemoCamp14 is sold out.  This is just amazing. If you are registered the details of the event are below. I will see you there! When:    Monday, September 17, 2007 5:30-9:00pm (presentation will start at 6:15pm)Where:    Toronto Board of Trade, 1 First … Continue reading DemoCamp14


(Photographs courtesy of It is time to play the Visual Search Game! Yes it is! You even get to win an ipod shuffle while playing Visual-O-Rama. So here is the scoop: The good folks at Idée would like you to play in their Visual Search Lab. We would like you to find the coolest … Continue reading Visual-O-Rama

Fotolog Acquisition

Well: it is now a done deal as reported by GigaOm and Andy over at StockPhotoTalk. Fotolog has always been (in my eyes) the original social photo sharing site. It was there before flickr and certainly before the Facebook maddness! The terms of the transaction are valued at approximately $90 million, net of transaction expenses. … Continue reading Fotolog Acquisition

PA Top 50!

I made Canada’s list of 50 most influential people in graphic communications. PrintAction’s 6th-annual list of Canada’s 50 Most Influential People in Graphic Communications positions powerful Canadians based on a set of five criteria to illustrate emerging trends in today’s graphic communications marketplace. This year’s measures include: Power, Print (dots), Digital (pixels), Global reach, and … Continue reading PA Top 50!


Last minute planning for Photocamp in Toronto. It is exciting to see the number of participants and explore their photography. We are pumped for the first Toronto Photocamp! If you are interested in joining us this is your last chance so go ahead and register. Continue reading Photocamp