Manu Kumar (@manukumar)

Palo Alto, CA

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @manukumar ever

April 2013

Just received my first electronic stock certificate on @eSharesInc! Kudos to @henrysward & @eSharesInc team on this milestone! #NoMorePaper

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I’m at Andreessen Horowitz (Menlo Park, CA) http://t.co/n7ykmjWE8h

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@DShankar @semil You probably haven’t seen some of the work done by @raskarmit. overlaying is hard, not impossible.

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Thanks @Semil for including me. How Six Technology Investors Size Up The Google Glass Opportunity http://t.co/623BTua1ys via @techcrunch

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@gduffy I’ve asked several of the @K9Ventures founders to read that article.

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Headed home to bag and dispose of a rather large, unwelcome, and fortunately dead visitor in our… http://t.co/c1Uu1yTcWi

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@Quan have a completely packed day today, but let me know the next time you’re in Palo Alto.

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elonmusk Announcement of new @TeslaMotors strategy tomorrow. Tesla owners will like this.

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@Quan especially for recruiting! :)

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Love this. Go @gduffy & @avirani! Dropcam’s Beef w/Brogramming, Late Nights, and Free Dinners | Xconomy http://t.co/3uiYlWR1Bs via @xconomy

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wroush Secondary funds provide a little-known pressure valve for venture LPs. Here’s the Industry Ventures story: http://t.co/FCMfpWCTN1

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@elonmusk very cool. Kudos to you for taking on and breaking the “dealer-stranglehold”

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@sidviswanathan How do I get Contacts to sync with CardMunch — only see link to Download app in settings? cc @sachinrekhi

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Looking forward to trying out @LinkedIn Contacts. cc @sachinrekhi @sidviswanathan @rahulvohra

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BillGates Welcome to @twitter @billclinton. Always happy to see another champion for #aid in the ‘sphere!

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@boxsupport bummer :( Is there any workaround? I’m already at the limit.

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Congrats @maneesh1! MightyText “iMessage for Android” Targets iCloud w/New Cross-Device Photo/Video http://t.co/z8EFMxrMSV via @techcrunch

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@boxsupport Does 3.4.20.0 remove the 40,000 file sync limit? The release notes didn’t say anything about that

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Wish Apple would let us pick the default camera app on the iPhone. Opening camera from the lock screen is powerful, but want to choose app.

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Couldn’t agree more with @fredwilson. AVC: Immigration Reform http://t.co/enTmiFmaZt

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@akothari let me know whenever you’d like to swing by. I’m in downtown Palo Alto. Stopped bumping into you ever since you moved to SF :)

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@boxsupport “soon” is a technical term. Can you give me something more specific?

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Sheep Shearing Day @ Ardenwood Historic Farm http://t.co/TG5ebTNB9D

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Dear @box this is silly/amateur-hour #ArtificialLimits :( Why is the Box Sync File & Folder Count Limited to 40000? https://t.co/7JCLPSDORz

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@BradMcCarty stopped listening/watching CNN a long time ago

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Bill_Gross And now, for the Geography-Challenged, Czech Republic issues statement to tell US they are NOT the same as Chechnya: http://t.co/JViteC9WJ9

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ReporterAmber Great use of Twitter/SM by @Boston_Police this week to spread/verify official info. Shows importance of direct link to public.

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valerierose The Czech Republic has issued a statement to tell Americans that they are not the same as Chechnya. That is all. http://t.co/1hGemQwgKG

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Wayne Long, long train of cop cars with blue lights going along Storrow Drive. Filled with pride to see. Such hard work by them, paid off.

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Boston_Police Suspect in custody. Officers sweeping the area. Stand by for further info.

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Wayne Suspect #2 is alive, and in custody. Both bombers have been accounted for. 3 New Bedford arrests also made earlier. (multiple sources)

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BBCBreaking US media report police hunting teenage suspect in #BostonMarathon bombing have converged on an address in #Watertown http://t.co/0o1eaqi4Y4

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Watching tweets from @Wayne about Boston has been a surreal experience.

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@mettler pretty cool. I could get used to it quickly :) Would like to try it for a longer duration to know for sure.

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Trying out @projectglass aka google Glass. Thanks @scobleizer! Photo credit: Sooinn Lee from… http://t.co/sGvhqCiIg1

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Great time chatting w/ @scobleizer at @K9Ventres today! Thanks for coming by Robert. @ K9 Ventures http://t.co/4eBvhU9bzx

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@Wayne Thanks for all the Twitter coverage you’ve been doing.

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KenLerer Two days after Senate defeats assault weapons ban Boston under siege by killer with assault weapons plus. Shameful US Senate.

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FBIPressOffice New photos of @FBIBoston suspects on http://t.co/A5U4cTlXxm http://t.co/Cn2wZu3bFD

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hunterwalk I don’t care what city you live in, hug a cop tomorrow & say “thank you”

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Explosives Detonated in Massachusetts Standoff http://t.co/IkIr6O8rtC

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@jeffiel Edgerank can’t adjust fast enough.

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BostonGlobe One Marathon bombing suspect has been caught, and another is on the loose in Watertown after a firefight with police, officials said.

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hunterwalk NYTimes reporting “The two shooters had a large and unwieldy bomb” http://t.co/Bk8Ej7m9ty wow

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BBCBreaking Update: #MIT says campus “safe” after officer killed - major US police operation continues in nearby #Watertown http://t.co/MkawqNs5pW

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Just checked in on Twitter and realized that there’s stuff happening in Boston right now. Now watching live at http://t.co/Y1b5vYTEmz

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@pingg How do I export the list of email addresses for an event? Need to scrub the list and add more which is easier for me to do in Excel.

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TheNextWeb LucidChart debuts Chrome extension, Firefox add-on for viewing and editing Microsoft Visio files http://t.co/rpxNSuI9TN by @thekenyeung

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lucidchart This one’s a game changer: free Chrome & Firefox extensions for viewing Microsoft Visio files: http://t.co/XAYNPsh42h

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K9Ventures 4 years, 22 companies (4 Exited, 2 Series C, 3 Series B, 2 Series A, 6 Seed, 4 Pre-Seed, 1 Concept) and ~44 awesome founders! #HappyBirthday

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F.B.I. Releases Images of Two Suspects in Boston Attack http://t.co/hXYjWVsqKy

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This headline is about as informative as “Larry Page says its Thursday”: Larry Page Says Google Glass Runs On Android http://t.co/hz0IpOf1Tp

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From my 2 minute digging into a suspicious email it looks like Google Adsense customers are under a sophisticated phishing attack. #beware

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I’m at 3Gear Systems (San Francisco, CA) http://t.co/2i4ZlySu6i

via foursquare from South Beach, San Francisco

I absolutely love that everyday I can meet with entrepreneurs who genuinely want to change the world for better through technology.

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Wayne@_elmersanchez: marathon was 26 mile run for 26 victims from Sandy Hook & bomb blew up in the VIP section where the families sat #sad

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No Internet at the office. This might have something to do with it. @ K9 Ventures http://t.co/RFDrcp9d26

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Great to meet and chat with @raskarmit. Love the cool work he does at MIT @medialab. Check it out at http://t.co/XD1vCnTLZC

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Too many founders mistake talking to investors to be the same as talking to customers. #ListenToCustomers

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Being a founder requires a delicate balance of confidence, conviction, ability to listen to feedback, and then to… http://t.co/y2e4kz4sMa

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Had setup my new laptop with a different username than my old laptop. Made restoring files and settings to the… http://t.co/2gM0mx1OTs

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Fascinating Video Shows How They Lay Undersea Cables That Connect the World http://t.co/yehnWtreUZ http://t.co/GoqPLGu0jV

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lemnoslabs Fascinating Video Shows How They Lay Undersea Cables That Connect the World http://t.co/5Ik5qvjSU4 via @zite

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@jboutelle I look for the movies in iTunes, but then rent them on Amazon. Instant play. Longer rental. Sometimes cheaper too.

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Laurene Powell Jobs on immigration reform & Steve Jobs’ ‘private legacy’ http://t.co/zrKDGuNVhG http://t.co/9L6JDdkD6n

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Techmeme Laurene Powell Jobs on immigration reform & Steve Jobs’ ‘private legacy’ (@rimakader / Rock… http://t.co/4zmR5benlc http://t.co/GUlJxWwlsi

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Glad to see so much momentum around immigration reform. http://t.co/uiwOyqRc5D

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Now is the time to pass immigration reform. Join @FWD_us to find out how you can help push reform forward: http://t.co/zU7XjCbf1x #fwd #tech

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Sandy Hook Victim’s Mother Calls for Commonsense Gun Responsibility Reforms | The White House: http://t.co/WQUBykIVUd via @whitehouse

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Glad Barack Obama allowed a mother from Sandy Hook to give the weekly Presidential address.
When the 2nd… http://t.co/7aY3NZiygh

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Great way to start a Saturday - Listening to @timoreilly’s talk Stanford University’s ETL on Stanford Technology… http://t.co/fQ1TDJM8w9

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Great way to start a Saturday - Listening to @timoreilly’s talk @Stanford ETL on @ecorner http://t.co/MODkjPs3Cq. Good stuff.

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@anthonyha afraid of how fast you could type right now :)

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@jeff on the good side, it looks like it’s working okay now.

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@jeff I have a hard time typing ‘Comcast’ and ‘Cares’ in succession. It feels like I’m lying to myself.

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My Comcast connection is working faster than a 56kbps modem — just about. http://t.co/KiJgLx5nrK #ugh #AlreadyResetCableModemAndRouter

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coin We are hiring a product designer! http://t.co/3j59IwI6M5

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Congrats @akothari & @gankit! LinkedIn Acquires Pulse For $90M In Stock And Cash http://t.co/7KpzQFuvZV via @techcrunch

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tomiogeron If you say you’re releasing amazing growth metrics but only give % but no hard numbers you’re not releasing amazing growth metrics

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@tomiogeron Also beware of “vanity metrics” metrics that talk about amazing number of users and page views, but don’t translate into revenue

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@briancooley I liked the podcast too — very sad that that went away :)

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@briancooley It was ahead of it’s time — but if I could get Tech Radio, it might the only thing to displace KQED :)

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A step in the right direction, but a long way to go RT @PandoDaily: WordPress hacks collaboration with “Post Locking” http://t.co/ncMntuVGbG

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PandoDaily WordPress hacks collaboration with “Post Locking” http://t.co/BCs2yEIvaL

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I miss CNET Radio. Used to be my go to thing to listen to while having lunch. Nothing’s replaced it yet. cc @briancooley

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@hunterwalk The four horsemen (Microsoft, Google, Apple, Yahoo) don’t care about personal productivity any more. Time for US to change that.

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@johnolilly Mailbox is a good example. I’m talking about a unified personal productivity experience — Email, Calendar, Contacts and Todos.

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@satishd I gave you the change to try and change it, but you didn’t bite :-p cc @johnolilly

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@johnolilly But if you can work with existing infrastructure as a backbone and build on top of it, that works. Have a co that’s doing that.

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@johnolilly Server-side would be cool, but replacing server infrastructure is really hard. Doubt a startup could break into that effectively

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dnanexus DNAnexus Offers a #BigData Platform for Sequencing Human Genomes http://t.co/RbuhjVVIzX via @BigDataRepublic

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lyft It’s official: Lyft sails into Seattle tomorrow! #LyftSeattle http://t.co/3Q69wsjflN

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@Joshmedia @johnolilly Cool. I’ll email both of you soon and we can discuss more.

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@johnolilly server side is a much harder problem to solve because it has too much friction/inertia for adoption. Can be solved client side.

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om There are geniuses lining up for a Google glass fund. How are those Facebook/iPhone funds working out? Just asking http://t.co/kbC1O1NohD

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@johnolilly if you care enough to want to fix that space, then we should chat :)

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StanfordBiz 2013 Cool Product Expo! @CPX_2013 #CPX2013 https://t.co/8EsD0R0CAP

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I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/YHNBrMIX2p

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I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/5laXRWV9FO

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Via Vyom Khandelia. So apropos. http://t.co/YFy3e0iLhw

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BradMcCarty Seriously, if you’re a Gmail user and don’t use Boomerang Calendar from @baydin, you’re positively selling yourself short. Lifesaver.

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Sad that I forgot to tell my new accounting firm ‘NO PAPER!’ :( #TreesKilled #HoursWasted @ K9 Ventures http://t.co/V2CE4nz4j0

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Hack idea: Google Calendar + @Twilio so that when you have a phone call scheduled on GCal it automatically calls the number and connects you

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I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/xWSbDRJ5XN

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StartX Come out to our Info Session for Summer Applications: TODAY @ 5PM PST in the Concept Car room @stanforddschool on @Stanford campus.

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Eye on the Living Room: How Dropcam Makes Surveillance Feel Safe | Xconomy http://t.co/E9ZDhlthjU via @xconomy

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Techmeme Engineering Serendipity - WHEN Yahoo banned its employees … (@greg_lindsay / New York Times) http://t.co/o6uSY2RXDx http://t.co/M9ZJIlJhjG

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Successfully bypassed dead/dying TV box to connect LCD directly to computer via DVI at 1080p. But… http://t.co/46ALWAKH2l

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Great tips from @awmoore — 5 Techniques to Tame Your Overflowing Email Inbox - Terra USA http://t.co/TVyZn4GtXq via @terracom

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Watch this, it will change your perspective on the world, without a single spoken word. Powerful imagery…. http://t.co/lCrLHGX3KS

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Great read. RT @TechCrunch: From Selling Scoops Of Ice Cream To Founding ZeroCater http://t.co/j5zX9GcQD4 by @arram

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At 15mos @reachayan is already able to use Farm on @ProjectInjini. Thank you hopeoz! Can’t wait for… http://t.co/M3RXxfw6B0

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newsycombinator How to Prototype an App in 1 hour: meet POP http://t.co/EraeIsnmrX

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Fisker Automotive Lays Off Majority of Employees http://t.co/RivkIljcfw

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peHUB U.S. Visa Program for Skilled Workers Hits Quota, Just Days into Application Period http://t.co/JuE3YEBv1u

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SFO Serves Cease-And-Desist Letters To Keep Ride-Sharing Companies From Operating At The Airport @TechCrunch http://t.co/wlqiG5EoOB

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More signs of Series A crunch, shifts in seed funding http://t.co/J0PWkkDXZC via @PSBJ

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The Cool Product Expo at Stanford University is always a fun event. http://t.co/pZobH0uBNA http://t.co/AFNe0BpaIO

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The first ever seed financing report by @siliconlegal http://t.co/1ZY81GUz1M

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Techmeme The untold story behind Apple’s $13,000 operating system (@greeterdan / CNET) http://t.co/CLFGoyjW9A http://t.co/MpQCyZTyy5

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@reedsturtevant @robgo Farm/Agriculture innovation is one thing. Shipping people “artisan food” across the continent is what I don’t get.

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Good post by @robsiegel: When Startups Need To Stop Being Democracies - Forbes http://t.co/wAk4hoMOR0

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Check out the new single camera 2-hands, 10-digits gesture tracking development kit from 3Gear Systems! Cc Robert… http://t.co/Myn11QLmRt

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Thanks for letting me charge my phone! Cc @kentgoldman @robhayes @joshk (@ First Round Capital) http://t.co/QkfZEGQlCX

via foursquare from First Round Capital, San Francisco

Charging my phone at Lyft/Zimride HQ (at @Zimride HQ) http://t.co/afBrSYLpJF

via foursquare from Mission Bay, San Francisco

@robgo most food in a box sucks. I don’t get it.

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MarchForInnov The H1B Visa Race…Has Begun http://t.co/9RxyHnwDTU via @BrookingsInst

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Baby Bullet leaves quite a wake in it’s trail! (@ California Ave Caltrain Station - @caltrain_news) http://t.co/gmlgOCLtBr

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LocoMotiveLabs Thank you @parenting for making Kid in Story 1 of 15 best apps for children with #autism. http://t.co/KDD8ihic7h

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Nostalgic to still see a old SUN logo as the favicon on those sites which are too clueless to update it with their own favicon.

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@awmoore Comcast being deliberate would give them too much credit.

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baydin The future of mobile email is here today! ANNOUNCING EMAIL MUNCHERS! http://t.co/X8qIeAF2KI

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Dear Comcast, please stop sucking and let me get some work done. Thanks. #NoSync #PaloAlto

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Insurance, Lawyers, Doctors & LPs: Stop sending me paper! Ordering Fujitsu ScanSnap to eliminate paper #IHatePaper http://t.co/RUMmT3MHn8

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@TomKurke that would be a #jailbreak that gives your more miles :)

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40kWh->60kWh via software bit-flip! Tesla Model S demand exceeds expectations, 40-kWh model nixed http://t.co/57mP58Cr2R via @AutoblogGreen

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