Explaining Net Neutrality to My Dad
FEBRUARY 7, 2015
So when the conversation turned to Net Neutrality, I felt obligated to separate fact from fiction for my dad while at the same time understanding how someone like him was hearing what was going on. The post Explaining Net Neutrality to My Dad appeared first on Feld Thoughts.
Support Startups for Net Neutrality
APRIL 17, 2017
The new leader of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Chairman Ajit Pai, has said he wants to roll back existing net neutrality rules that prevent big cable companies from discriminating against online companies and services. Ten zillion words have been written about Net Neutrality.
The Net Neutrality Napkin
MARCH 7, 2015
A few weeks before the FCC vote on Net Neutrality, I spent the weekend in Las Vegas with my dad. But, lo and behold, my dad sent me an email this morning titled “Net Neutrality Napkin.” The post The Net Neutrality Napkin appeared first on Feld Thoughts.
Emerging Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: GIST Net Launches
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
Department of State and several other private sector partners to launch The GIST Network (GIST Net), an interactive online network connecting science and technology entrepreneurs in emerging economies. GIST Net will provide entrepreneurs with the resources and mentorship they need to collaborate, seek funding, and grow their businesses. GIST Net also offers interactive discussion boards to help entrepreneurs connect; a mentorship hub with participants from top U.S.
Mike Michalowicz’s Net Worth
OCTOBER 14, 2012
You want to know my net worth. One of the most popular searches about me is “ mike michalowicz net worth.” For the longest time I did the same net worth searches on authors, entrepreneurs, celebrities, neighbors and friends. On Feb 28th, 2008 my net worth was $30,000.
Small Business and Startups: Net Neutrality? Done! (For Now)
MARCH 2, 2015
Second (and more importantly), a huge swell of grass-roots support was mobilized in support of the concept of Net Neutrality, largely inspired by by Fight for the Future , an advocacy group made up primarily of small tech companies. What a difference two weeks makes!
Amazon Net Income Doubles, But Its Results Still Fall Short
JANUARY 28, 2016
The e-commerce giant said on Thursday that net income rose to $482 million, or $1 per share, from $214 million, or 45 cents per share last year
[Infographic] Net Worth: Tech’s Wealthiest Founders
MAY 29, 2011
In the News fortune net worth startup valuation technology founders technology startupsWe all know that the founders of those successful tech companies are worth quite a bit of money, but how much are they really worth?
Cable Company Fuckery
JUNE 5, 2014
Oliver took on Net Neutrality on Sunday. He started off by reminding us that American’s simply don’t respond to “boring” so he suggested we change the phrase “Net Neutrality” to “Cable Company Fuckery.”
Lessons Learned: Net Promoter Score: an operational tool to.
Startup Lessons Learned
NOVEMBER 22, 2008
Lessons Learned by Eric Ries Saturday, November 22, 2008 Net Promoter Score: an operational tool to measure customer satisfaction Ive mentioned Net Promoter Score (NPS) in a few previous posts, but havent had a chance to describe it in detail yet. Ill also reveal the Net Promoter Score for this blog, based on the data youve given me so far. Net Promoter Score NPS is a methodology that comes out of the service industry.
Trump Picks Net Neutrality Critic Ajit Pai to Be Next FCC Chairman
JANUARY 24, 2017
Republican control of the FCC, Congress and the White House might mean a roll back of net neutrality rules that bar internet service providers from favoring some websites and apps over others
Stop The Slow Lane
MAY 14, 2014
Politics #stoptheslowlane fcc net neutrality The FCC is proposing new rules to allow Internet providers to discriminate based on content to provide separate and unequal connection speeds.
Support The Open Internet
MAY 8, 2014
Politics fcc net neutrality open internet Just now Fred Wilson posted an Open Internet Letter to the FCC that my partners and I at Foundry Group signed on to. It came together in the last 24 hours and was driven by our friends at Union Square Ventures.
Get Nothin' But Net With 3 Speaking Tips from March Madness
MARCH 27, 2017
What can March Madness teach you how to command the room with your next speech? Everything
Small Business and Startups: Net Neutrality, Part Deux
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Small business Start ups FCC innovation net neutrality regulation small biz small business smallbiz start-up startup startups title ii
Here's How Net Promoter Might Just Predict the 2016 Presidential Election
APRIL 1, 2016
Polls are outdated and inaccurate, so why not a tool thousands of successful businesses use every day
Dear Internet: Let’s Demo The Slow Lane
MAY 7, 2014
Instead of everyone getting tangled up in the legal question of what “net neutrality” means, consumers can see what could happen if / when ISPs can decide which companies get to use their fast lanes by paying extra and who is relegated to the slow lane. Government fcc net neutrality Yesterday when we were having Comcast issues in downtown Boulder, I thought about how slow the Internet speed at my office was.
Death of Distance and the End of Time
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
It was a super interesting and stimulating conversation that preceded an excellent speech that Wheeler gave on his Net Neutrality proposal. The debate over Net Neutrality is a tiny blip on this path. Technology fcc hierarchy Innovation net neutrality network railroad telegraph wheeler I was fortunate to spend an hour with a group of about 30 people and Tom Wheeler, the chairman of the FCC yesterday morning.
Study: Millennial Net Worth Is Half as Much as Boomers During Same Life Stage
JANUARY 13, 2017
Despite being better educated, the average Millennial salary is 20 percent less than their parents' during the same life stage
5 Company Values that Will Net You More Customers
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
Implement these 5 values at a company-wide level to gain more trust with your customers
[Infographic] 3 Steps To Cut Cost With FX Exposure Netting
JANUARY 11, 2016
FX Exposure Netting. If your investment portfolio contains multiple types of currency, you are likely already familiar with the associated risk. If one country’s currency drastically depreciates in value, you are stuck with a depreciating portfolio as well.
How Doing What You Love Can Lead To A $70+ Billion Net Worth
DECEMBER 17, 2015
Here is the story on how following a dream and something you love took Amancio Ortega from poverty to worth $70+ Billion dollars
What's a Good Net Promoter Score? (Hint: It's Not What You Might Expect)
OCTOBER 18, 2016
Have you even wondered if you have a good Net Promoter Score?What What if I were to tell you that your goal shouldn't be to achieve a perfect score of 100
6 Ways To Drive Success Through Customer Experience
Startup Professionals Musings
APRIL 26, 2015
One metric now commonly used is called the Net Promoter® Score (NPS). The formula for the Net Promoter® Score is the percentage of customers who are detractors, subtracted from the percentage who are promoters (NPS=P-D). Scott Addis Net Promoter Score
Thinking About Net Worth, Leverage and Your Business Situation
SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
Deal or no deal
Mark Zuckerberg's Net Worth Drops $3.7 Billion in After-Hours Trading
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
Facebook reported stellar revenue growth in its third quarter earnings call, but warned that it might not last long
[Singapore] NETS Launches Location-Based App For Deals
AUGUST 29, 2013
Currently available on iOS and Android, users can find, redeem and share NETS promotions such as rebates, special one-off purchases and other deals that are only available to NETS users. In the News location-based app mobile app NETS NETS Savers Singapore
FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules for Internet Providers
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
The new rules passed by the Federal Communications Commission are a win for smaller Internet-based companies
The 7 Key Metrics Every Business Owner Should Monitor
Up and Running
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
However, there are a number of metrics that every business owner should know, including cash flow, accounts payable, accounts receivable, direct costs, operating margin, net profit, and cash burn rate. What Is Net Profit? Net profit is your operating income minus taxes and interest.
Net Neutrality Rules Go Into Effect June 12
JUNE 11, 2015
Despite the telecommunications industry's fierce objections, a federal appeals court refused to delay implementation of the rules
Paytrail acquired by Copenhagen-based Nets
DECEMBER 9, 2014
But last week the company announced it has been 80% acquired by Nets , a Copenhagen-based company whose activities include interbank clearing, terminal and PSP services, direct debit, credit transfers, e-invoicing, e-archiving, e-identity solutions and card acquirer and issuer payment processing.
Net Neutrality Is Fair Play for Small Business
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
With new rules regarding net neutrality currently up for debate, the CEO of GoDaddy has a message for the FCC
infinite io Nets $3.4 Million in Funding
SEPTEMBER 26, 2015
The […] The post infinite io Nets $3.4 Austin-based infinite io announced it has completed $3.4 million in funding led by Chicago Ventures. “We We are very excited to be building a world-class enterprise software company here in Austin, Texas, where there is a wealth of talent to support our growth plans,” Mark Cree, CEO of infinite io, said in a news release. Million in Funding appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin
Supercell's 2014 net sales hit €1.545 Billion
MARCH 24, 2015
In 2014 Supercell''s net sales amounted to €1.545 Billion, leaving them with an EBITDA (or profitability before a few factors) of €515 million.
Weekend Ponderable: The net value of you idea
AUGUST 5, 2011
Derek Sivers nailed it. So what’s the value of an idea? Well, it does have some value, but it’s really a multiplier for execution. Say ideas are worth 1 to 20. 1 to 20 what? 1 to 20 as ideas in and by themselves. Not exactly enough to retire on, right? Now do something with that idea.
Just Whose Internet Is It? Net Neutrality Raises Questions
FEBRUARY 2, 2015
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has some decisions to make about the future of the Internet
Marketplace KPI Dashboard
Version One Ventures
JULY 13, 2015
Net promoter score (NPS). News buyers dashboard engagement gross merchandise value KPI marketplace net promotor score Retention revenue sellers suppliers take rateA few months ago, I wrote about the questions that we typically ask when evaluating a marketplace opportunity.
Cotendo Raises $12 Million To Improve Speed and Content Delivery on the Net
MAY 5, 2010
T enaya Capital led a $12 million C round in Israeli start up Cotendo, joined by current investors Sequoia Capital and Benchmark Capital. Cotendo wants to help websites provide a faster surfing experience by shedding unnecessary weight.
Why a $150 Basketball Net Is the Best Money This Company Has Ever Spent
MAY 25, 2016
C1S Group staffers stay happy by working out together
5 Important Things to Know About Net Neutrality
SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
With the FCC still debating net neutrality, here''s what you need to know