Google has an incredible iOS design and development team. I just downloaded the new search app fo…

Google has an incredible iOS design and development team. I just downloaded the new search app for iPhone and it's about as perfect as any app I've ever used. After a few minutes I'm totally loving it. And I use the Google+ iPhone app for like 30-60 minutes a day. It is an absolutely amazing way to consume content from my carefully built circles on Google+. The large photos with text overlays are brilliant. When...
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Did a social media hit squad derail the Buddy Roemer presidential campaign?

Did a social media hit squad derail the Buddy Roemer presidential campaign? This week I was disappointed that +Buddy Roemer wasn’t able to get the support he needed on Americans Elect to become an official candidate for President of the United States in all 50 states. I think his message that our political system has been corrupted by money is spot on, but even with TV coverage by Morning Joe and Dylan Ratigan, and with...
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Epic blog post on eve of Facebook’s historic IPO — coming soon

Epic blog post on eve of Facebook’s historic IPO — coming soon I’ve been planning to devote much of today to writing an epic blog post on the eve of the historic Facebook IPO. But I’m not sure I have it in me — and I’ve got a lot of other things to do as well. However, if I do write the post, here’s how it will unfold. First, I’ll establish my (cough) psychic powers...
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Hangouts for Entrepreneurs: please take our quick survey and vote for the topic you want to discu…

Hangouts for Entrepreneurs: please take our quick survey and vote for the topic you want to discuss (And please share this with other entrepreneurs that you know. We need hundreds of responses to make the results meaningful.) Next week we'll be experimenting with Hangouts for Entrepreneurs. Based on the principles in the books "Love is the Killer App" and "Never Eat Alone," we are going to bring networking and idea sharing among entrepreneurs to a...
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Dallas Fed President: Financial Crisis Will Happen Again

Dallas Fed President: Financial Crisis Will Happen Again Here’s a 40-second video clip to remind all of us that the largest “banks” are much larger than before the 2008 crisis, and are not only too big to fail, but they are too big and complex to regulate and to manage. http://to.pbs.org/Jf3MgT [Transcript] “So we know this [financial crisis] will happen again, the question is will the taxpayers be held hostage once more, if we have such...
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Meetups for Utah entrepreneurs

If you are a founder or co-founder of a startup company in Utah, check out the Entrepreneur Brainstorm Lunches that are being held a couple of times per month. The next one is tomorrow at Mimi’s Cafe in Orem, starting at 11:30 am. The format is simple. Everyone buys their own lunch. Every founder gets to introduce himself or herself to the group, talk for a minute about their company, and then describe a specific problem...
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