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What This Is · on­go­ing is short for “ongoing frag­ment­ed essay” or in the com­mon par­lance a blog, launched in Fe­bru­ary of 2003. The uni­fy­ing themes are Truth, Tech­nol­o­gy, and Busi­ness. My be­liefs on this trio are sum­ma­rized by the notes la­beled Truth, Biz, and Tech, and (I hope) re­flect­ed con­sis­tent­ly in ev­ery oth­er frag­ment ap­pear­ing at on­go­ing ...
Technology · A good way to be­come a gen­er­al­ly hap­py per­son is to find your tal­ent and a way to live by it. My tal­ent is soft­ware; and writ­ing about soft­ware ...
Truth · What I Believe I don't be­lieve in God, and I don't be­lieve in Adam Smith or Karl Marx, and I don't be­lieve in the ab­strac­tions of Cap­i­tal or Labour or GAAP, and I don't be­lieve in the Na­tion or the Fam­i­ly or the Race or the Tribe ...
Business · I've been in the busi­ness world pret­ty well con­tin­u­ous­ly since 1981. I've found­ed two com­pa­nies, been the CEO of three, helped do five rounds of VC fi­nanc­ing, and been on a lot of sales call­s ...
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