Monthly Archives: January 2016

Move over unicorns: what does a $100-billion startup valuation reveal?

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

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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Basecamp's Jason Fried aims to let 'great ideas set the course'

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

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

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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ThoughtWorks' Technology Radar Identifies Trend of Security-Minded Tooling

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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