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In 2011, Paul Graham published an essay titled Why Startup Hubs Work. There he wrote about what makes a startup hub, like Silicon Valley, works. Here is an excerpt: 311 more words


Butcher's British title rematch postponed due to Satchell's injury

Motherwell flyweight Iain Butcher’s British title rematch with Kevin Satchell will be rescheduled after the Liverpool boxer picked up an injury.

The fight, which was due to take place on May 17th, will be postponed for at least a month as Satchell recovers. 255 more words


This Infographic Reveals How Startups Make Billions

From thousands of miles away, Silicon Valley can feel like a magic box: normal people enter and out pop billionaires. But the startup ecosystem is much like the Wizard of Oz, where, when you pull back the green curtain, there stands a man. 135 more words


Y Combinator makes more leadership changes, brings in Stripe cofounder as partner

Y Combinator’s year of changes continues: It has just announced another round of leadership appointments, including new partner Kat Manalac, who was previously the accelerator’s director of outreach, and new part-time partners Yuri Sagalov, Patrick Collison, and Elizabeth Iorns, all of whom are Y Combinator alumni. 402 more words


A photo a day – French Market

It’s Sunday so I nipped around the corner to get the papers. It’s hot today; not warm: hot. I was sorely tempted to take yet more photos of the beautiful cherry blossom in my road but as I turned the corner to the High Street the subject of today’s post became apparent: the French Market was on the Green. 117 more words


Seeing in Reading

(Part 6 of 6. Part 5 here.)

I realized part of why I’ve been struggling to write the last couple of posts. I learned it reading this  1,686 more words