A Camel is a horse designed by a committee! One reason bigger companies fail to innovate is there is no ONE Empowered Product Owner (or product manager, program manager, etc.) that owns the entire product vision. Even if there is one person assigned responsible for the product, he/she is not empowered to make the final decision
SVFounders is now 230+ members and I wanted to explore ideas to take it to the next level to help founders. It looks like many of our Founders are on the way to an MVP and need help with Pitches, Marketing, Angel Investors and Legal issues. Silicon Valley's answer to this is Accelerators pioneered by
Had a great time presenting at Bay.NET http://www.meetup.com/BayNET/events/114504982/ [slideshare id=21276234&doc=cloudrest-130516130326-phpapp01] Will post the code over the weekend, since it needs to be scrubbed of Azure account details.
Silicon Valley Founders http://www.meetup.com/svfounders About Let's get together to discuss startup issues from incubating ideas, founding companies and scaling them. This group focuses on issues that technology startup entrepreneurs run into when building the startup. We will meet at HackerDojo or Microsoft Bizspark labs in Mountain View, Silicon Valley. Events include brown bag lunch sessions,
Use Visual Studio and your C#/.NET skills to get your Windows apps into iOS and Android App stores. This was given at Bay.NET meetup http://www.meetup.com/BayNET/events/113093652/ [slideshare id=21210043&doc=xamarin-130515094907-phpapp01] Thanks to Faraz for recording the video.
It's easy to give a great presentation on a great piece of software[slideshare id=15641189&doc=monotouch-121214114721-phpapp02]Thanks to the EastBay.NET group for inviting me, Xamarin for the giveaways and the attendees for some really good questions.Note to self - Do more presentations in 2013.
Here are the presentations for my sessions at SVCC on MonoTouch and ServiceStack. Some good questions from the attendees. I had setup my Sony Nexus 5 to record these sessions but the camera overheated and stopped working. I will probably give these presentations at another group and will try to make sure to record this.
Style, Multimedia, Relationships and HTML -Ash on Jan 18 1998 1. Abstract This article starts with : how adding style standards preserved the difference between structural markup and presentation attributes. It tries to extend style to support multimedia and points out why that's a bad idea. It introduces a concept of relationships between the different
A tale of two languages: Dynamic HTML vs. Java - Ash on Feb 11 1998 1. Abstract When Microsoft was releasing IE4, the trade press was abuzz with rumors on how Microsoft would use Dynamic HTML to kill Java on the client. Most analysts thought Microsoft was nuts. After all Java was this great gift
HTMLX – An Universal Container - Ash on Jan 11, 1998 1. Where is HTML4 now? HTML has come as long way since it was first invented. All the new languages, document formats, etc., which were supposed to kill it, failed. The beauty of HTML is its simplicity. It only expresses how the document should