Rob Go

In search of things new and useful.

Rob Go: 

In search of things new and useful.

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I had an early train to NYC this morning and I needed to wake up at 5:50AM. My alarm clock is one of those plug-in radio clocks that annoyingly reset if there is an unexpected interruption in power. Well, last… […]

Rob Go
October 31, 2007 · 1  min.

We’ve been looking at a number of companies in the news and information space. It got me thinking about how I consume news. I recently started reading the Economist, and I’m in love with it. I got the idea from… […]

Rob Go
October 30, 2007 · 1  min.

It’s a good time to be a Boston sports fan! There is actually a legitimate chance that 3 Boston pro teams will content for their league championships. The Sox are up 2-0 in the World Series, the Pats look dominant,… […]

Rob Go
October 26, 2007 · 1  min.

As a venture capitalist, it’s easy to lose touch with what consumers really want. We spend all our time trying to find companies that will be successful in the future, and usually, that means ideas that initially only appeal to… […]

Rob Go
October 23, 2007 · 1  min.

Trying this out. It isn’t showing up right on my sidebar, but seems like a cool widget. (via Why Didn’t I Think of That?)

Rob Go
October 19, 2007 · 1  min.

Why do you really need to turn off your laptop during takeoff? Why is WiFi free in cheap hotels but not expensive ones? Why don’t public sinks have foot pedals? And much much more… (via Why Didn’t I Think of […]

Rob Go
October 18, 2007 · 1  min.

I’m trying out a new tool called Xobni on my laptop at home. It’s very cool so far… allows me to see trends in my email behavior to specific recipients, keeps track of attachments sent between me and others, etc…. […]

Rob Go
October 17, 2007 · 1  min.

I got very excited about a new business idea this weekend. It wasn’t a venture investment, but one that I thought would be very interesting if I had the time to start it myself. It’s not very sexy. I want… […]

Rob Go
October 14, 2007 · 1  min.

I wasted way too many hours of my life playing video games in college. It’s been a while since I’ve touched a traditional game controller (I do enjoy a little wii now and then), but I just a preview for… […]

Rob Go
October 10, 2007 · 1  min.

I am working on a half-baked theory about the future of social networking. Thanks in advance for letting me discuss it here. Some of it was inspired by conversations with my friend Tamin Pechet, so he should get some (if… […]

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October 8, 2007 · 1  min.