Friday, 11 August 2017

Marc Andreessen Quotes

Make new mistakes

Strong opinions, weakly held

Thursday, 25 May 2017


Slack came out of failed game Glitch. They took the customised communications tool the team used to build the game and created a new stand alone product.


Started as a hardware company. The Pixar Image Computer never sold well, but the people involved had long-held ambitions to make an animated film and eventually Toy Story saved the company.

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Flickr - accidental innovation

Flickr was originally a chat room for gamers with photo sharing capability.

The company made a game called Game Neverending, and Flickr was a tool for it. But ultimately the game got shut down and Flickr continued.