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Hundreds of Americans Planted 'Chinese Mystery Seeds'

In late July, America was briefly enthralled with “Unsolicited Seeds from China,” which started showing up in mailboxes in all 50 states.

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The Little Cards That Tell Police 'Let's Forget This Ever Happened'

 The Little Cards That Tell Police 'Let's Forget This Ever Happened'

Mike, a white man in his 50s, was in a bad spot: He was stuck idling in traffic on New York City’s Riverside Drive, running late for a meeting, and he needed to get to the Upper East Side pronto.

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Magic Leap Tried to Create an Alternate Reality. Its Founder Was Already in One

 Magic Leap Tried to Create an Alternate Reality. Its Founder Was Already in One

The augmented reality startup was undone by profligate spending and its own hype. Investors finally lost patience when the pandemic struck. Abovitz, whose infectious optimism helped Magic Leap secure total investments of about $3.5 billion, didn’t stay down long.

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Magic Leap is a Tragic Heap

 Magic Leap is a Tragic Heap

The title of this review was carefully chosen, not glibly.  I want what is best for VR and all other technologies on the Reality–Virtuality Continuum, Magic Leap included.

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Designing a Technical Interview

I’ve always been passionate about the way we hire in tech. In any company I work at I attempt to identify the most successful employees and what skills they have. Did the interview process they went through highlight those skills? Or did those employees happen to get through anyway?

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Make safer payments online with 1Password and Privacy.com

 Make safer payments online with 1Password and Privacy.com

Today we’re announcing a new partnership with Privacy.com. 1Password now lets you create virtual cards in your browser to make online payments more safely. You can create as many virtual cards as you need and control where and how they’re used.

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a16z's Angela Strange on Why Every Company Will Be A Fintech Company, How Founders Should Think About Niches and Optimal Insertion Points, How To Transition To Become The System of Record & Are We Entering A Period of Bundling Or Unbundling for Fintech

Angela Strange is a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, one of the leading venture firms of the last decade with a portfolio including the likes of Facebook, Github, Slack, Airbnb, Asana and more.

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