Introducing a16z crypto

Introducing a16z crypto »

Historically, new models of computing have tended to emerge every 10-15 years: mainframes in the 60s, PCs in the late 70s, the internet in the early 90s, and smartphones in the late 2000s. Each computing model enabled new classes of applications that built on the unique strengths of the platform.

How To Explain An Idea

How To Explain An Idea »

This article has a companion: Have An Idea: Here’s How To Start. It also has an original from 2011 — How To Explain An Idea: A Mega Post. Since I originally wrote this in 2011, the robots came. Some of them are starting to have ideas.

Describing Personas

Describing Personas »

People seem to fall into a hole when writing personas, even when they’re doing it based on research: they use demographics to divide between segments and to represent thinking styles. This is a problem. So, to start, here’s a little quiz.