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Vetting Alts and Finding Moonshots

When every project has potential, none of them do.

It’s been a rather tumultuous week with all of the recent happenings as of late, but that’s really nothing new when it comes to crypto. 704 more words

Cryptocurrency

Lead Google Games Designer Leaves the Company

Noah Falstein, who joined Google four years ago as its chief game designer, has left the Internet search giant. He wrote about his departure on Thursday. 202 more words

Tech

Moonshots

In business, we tend to focus on the incremental changes we are dealing with every day. The big opportunities always seem too far away to build into our monthly, quarterly or even annual plans. 748 more words

Here's How Google Is Becoming a Lot Less Interesting Going Into 2017

Not that long ago, Google was the archetype of an Internet success story. Its massive search-related advertising business—an idea the company borrowed from a smaller startup—spun off a vast river of cash with almost no effort, to the point where Google started a host of unrelated businesses in what seemed like a vain attempt to spend it all. 551 more words

Tech

When Moonshots Fall Back to Earth

💥A Boom with a View💥 is a column about startups and the technology industry, written by Erin Griffith. Find them all here: fortune.com/boom.

Alphabet is in a pretty cushy place these days: Its revenue is growing, it has $78 billion in cash, and its $500 billion-plus market cap ranks among the top five of all publicly traded companies. 401 more words

Tech

What will it take for high tech startups to bloom in India

A few weeks ago, I heard the pitch from Team Indus which is the only Indian team competing for the Google X prize to launch a rocket to the Moon. 542 more words

Business