random week with some tweetstorms on scaling growth, how to negotiate and what went into a first check memo for Superhuman in 2014; deep read on what it takes to have CD4ML and great list of top 100 DevOps practitioners to follow…
@rahulvohra @Boldstartvc @firstround 🙏🏼 just for kicks, reminded me to look back at our memo from 2014 - key risks - not being able to build a world class product ✅, not being able to get users to pay ✅, not being able to cost effectively get distribution ✅ - 😃 https://t.co/QHcaSbIRhU
great paper on what CD for ML requires and why much more complex than tradition software - ML models subject to change in three axis: the code itself, the model, and the data. Behavior is often complex and hard to predict, harder to test, explain, and improve. Continuous Delivery for Machine Learning (CD4ML) is the discipline of bringing Continuous Delivery principles and practices to Machine Learning applications.
@s1p @springboot The growth of @springboot is part of a larger trend in enterprises: open source first, cloud-native, developer-first integration patterns. https://t.co/BbvS7rdeZt is now the grand central station where OSS technologies integrate and connect.
Expect to see the best companies separate the tasks of capital raising + listing by going public through direct listings. Why pay an additional 20-50% “fee” to the banks' most active trading customers when those returns belong to companies’ shareholders? https://t.co/CeyBlssJcO
awesome to have Front (a portfolio co) on this list - In October of 2018, Y Combinator published a mega list of the top 101 companies to have gone through the accelerator, as sorted by each company’s valuation. This morning they updated the list. Valuation as a ranking metric has its faults, of course. It’s a measurement largely of perception; a projection of a company’s perceived […]