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Thoughts on national, digital and personal identity

Thoughts on national, digital and personal identity

Our modern identities are changing amidst globalization and technological shifts - and this often leaves us in personal turmoil and confusion. As someone who has immigrated to two different countries and has seen the rise of the web from a young age, the concept of identity is one I think about and wrestle with quite a bit. 

In this somewhat personal post, I explore how identity is evolving.


The beginning of the end for anonymous apps

The beginning of the end for anonymous apps

Today, Secret announced it is shutting down. Anonymity is an important aspect of the web, but it has always created challenges for companies that require it - especially when they are venture-backed. Secret rose in Silicon Valley popularity very quickly and it has fallen from grace even faster.

What does this mean for anonymous apps? 


Essence and Awesomeness: How to Win at Instagram

Essence and Awesomeness: How to Win at Instagram

Unlike other social networks and photo/video apps, Instagram is where we go to look at beautiful things. Inspiring things. Awesome things.

This is how you win Instagram.


My Favorite Quotes from Peter Thiel's Zero To One

My Favorite Quotes from Peter Thiel's Zero To One

Founders. Hipsters. Consultants. Salespeople. MBA-types. Conspiracies. Baby Boomers. China. Baristas. Lottery tickets.

These are just a few of the things Peter Thiel (and Blake Masters) wrote about on Zero to One

It's a good read. Here are some of my favorite quotes.

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