Every once in a while, Meet the Startup steps away from tech to interview other startups. This does two awesome things: 1) It helps you pull your head out of tech for a few moments and 2) it helps you realize that every entrepreneur goes through similar struggles. Read More
Code monkeys rejoice: Geek music icon Jonathan Coulton swings by Portland
When it comes to geeks making music, few people are more recognizable than Jonathan Coulton. And he’s got quite a range. Thing a Week broke new ground in music distribution, “Code Monkey” has become an anthem for an entire generation of developers, and his rendition of Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back” could be considered a pop masterpiece. Read More
Seesmic CTO Johann Romefort visiting Portland. What should he do while he’s here?
Word around the campfire is that Johann Romefort, the CTO of Seesmic—one of the leading Twitter clients—will be in town for the weekend.
[HTML1]Word around the campfire is that Johann Romefort, the CTO of Seesmic—one of the leading Twitter clients—will be in town for the weekend.
Any time Internet dignitaries swing by, it’s always good to show them a good old fashioned Portland welcome. And so I’m hoping that you—the geeky Portland consulate—can provide some suggestions for what Johann should do while he’s here in town. Read More