One of the best tools I’ve found to understand a market or company opportunity is the cross-sectional view, what Phil Fisher calls “scuttlebutt.” How d…
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“Only slight knowledge and simple machinery went into the manufacture of the first Ford. No trained engineers were used. The frame of the car was moved…
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Over the long weekend, I thought it might be worth underscoring a few product areas that are top of mind. Data Integration for Regulated / Legacy Indus…
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In the last edition of RFS 100, I touched upon my interest in App Clips, the new SDK from Apple that enables fast and ephemeral applications in iOS 14.…
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There’s always something. Currently, early-stage investors are complaining about (yet participating in) a supposedly frothy funding environment, cataly…
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A quick temperature check of the tech and investing zeitgeist gives away an obsession with developer tools and software infrastructure. The excitement …
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In the past year or so, we’ve seen significant excitement regarding infrastructure software or technical businesses building beneath the application la…
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A new collaboration with Mario Gabriele of Charge Ventures
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Originally, I planned on writing a post on the tradeoffs of thematic investing at the seed stage. As I was making notes, I landed on a working theory a…
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If physical infrastructure like roads, bridges, and canals enables commerce and the movement of goods and people in the physical world, infrastructure …
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Right now, teams are the atomic unit of the SaaS / business applications market. But what comes next? I saw this tweet from Pasquale D’Silva over the w…
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I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy. I continue to remain opportunistic in my approach with a bottoms-up lens, but every time I share specific …
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