Welcome to my online paper trail. I am Stedman Blake Hood. I am also:
- Eminently nerd snipe-able
- A hopeless extrovert
- CEO at Retriever.co
- Alum of @YCombinator
- Former statistics researcher at @FederalReserve
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Founder @ Relephant | bootstrapped https://t.co/O1OmAXbaOC | alum of @YCombinator | researcher at @FederalReserve | hopeless extrovert | nerd snipe me plz
An unexpectedly delightful fringe benefit of working with @zan2434: amazing tunes throughout the day.
10/10 could moonlight as DJ
I'm falling in love with @superhuman for single-player email. But the thing that keeps me coming back to @FrontApp is universal search across all my inboxes.
Stanford researchers concluded you can disinfect N95 masks and make them reusable by:
- placing above boiling water in vapor for 10 minutes, or
- heating a used mask at 158 Fahrenheit for 30 mins in an oven
Amazing how quickly we learn and adapt
Our first signed term sheet for a Series A investment in our new "WFH" world. From partner meeting pitch to investment decision -- all done remotely and completely distributed. While we crave in-person interaction, this can and will work. Perhaps "remote work" is the new platform
TLDR: We need to socially isolate ourselves *now*, not later.
Once our hospitals become inundated, COVID-19's mortality rate 8Xs from 0.5% to 4%.
So it's crucial to delay our individual infection - via social isolation - to smooth demand for hospitals.
Plz send help I'm dying 😂😂😂
COWEN: How did your interest in the late Wittgenstein influence the construction and design of LinkedIn?
HOFFMAN: ... I would say ... a central part of later Wittgenstein is to think that we play language games, that the way that we form identity ... is the way that we discourse