Move over unicorns: what does a 0-billion startup valuation reveal?
While the title itself gives it all away, the amusing post talks about valuation of the company after selling 0.000000001% of the company in exchange for $ 1. Only, the post originally appeared in 2009 in the official 37Signals blog, which is now Basecamp.
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Thoughtwork's Jackie Mutua Talks Ruby, Astrophysics And The Joy Of Programming
I recently caught up with Thoughtworker Jackline Mutua after her talk at RubyFuza. In this interview she tells me about this talk, her passion for Astrophysics and reducing the gender gap in technology. I hope she inspires you. Q: What Part of your …
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Why Mac? 37signals can tell you
37signals, considered to be one of the most influential companies of today's Internet culture, has a neat profile video up on Apple's website today, entitled "Why Mac for Computer Science." The savvy creators of Basecamp, Campfire, Backpack, Writeboard …
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ThoughtWorks Open Sources Go, a CD Tool
ThoughtWorks has recently open sourced their Continuous Delivery (CD) tool, called Go, having its origins in CruiseControl and providing a pipeline process that covers the entire code development process: continuous integration, testing and deploying.
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Basecamp's Jason Fried aims to let 'great ideas set the course'
Shouldn't I just be working on the stuff that I'm really good at?' 37signals changing name to Basecamp, shedding products. Melissa Harris – On chicagotribune.com. Melissa Harris – On chicagotribune.com. Both David and I are stubborn, and we think we …
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Big Movers: ATA, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATAI), GrubHub Inc. (NYSE:GRUB), Carbonite, Inc …
GrubHub Inc. (NYSE:GRUB) has lost a prominent member of its board of directors, with venture capitalist Bill Gurley resigning for “personal reasons” but also, perhaps, because he sits on the board of Uber Technologies, which has made moves toward …
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ThoughtWorks Mingle Enables Team-Centric Approach To Scaling Agile, Tackles …
Global technology company ThoughtWorks announced the release of a new dependency management feature set for its project management tool, Mingle. This solution takes a team-centric approach to tackle the challenges of scaling agile. Integrating …
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37signals' Backpack: Now iPhone-Sized
An iPhone application called FrontPocket, built by Jacksonville, Florida-based design firm Updatable, launched today. It behaves as a mobile extension to 37signals' Backpack service, a business organization and data sharing utility. As any 37signals …
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ThoughtWorks' Technology Radar Identifies Trend of Security-Minded Tooling
ThoughtWorks Technology Radar Explained – Technology and business move fast, so we release a new edition of the radar every six months. At ThoughtWorks we are focused on helping our industry improve and believe in sharing what we learn.
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If you build it, they will come.
Big ideas are usually too big, says Jason Fried, co-founder of the software company 37signals and co-author of the workplace manifesto "Rework." "If we have a big idea, let's chop that idea in half," he says. "Let's chop it in half again. Let's figure …
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