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UK’s Brexit secretary at Brexit hearing. Looks about right.
Retweeted by Fred DestinWow. Come experience the latest in VR games at the @limitless_VR001 VR cafe in Croydon! you're attacking FBI agents because you're under criminal investigation, you're losing
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Absolutely surreal. @Amirmizroch @robinwauters For finssake!!
Same dude who leaked classified intel to White House and had to recuse himself from HIC is laying groundwork for po… @AntoniolaReis I think it much more likely that he gave him a great deal in exchange for collaboration. We will know more soon :-)Billy Bush wrote an op-ed for the New York Times: "Yes, Donald Trump, You Said That"
Retweeted by Fred Destin @AntoniolaReis I genuinely don’t believe Mueller takes sides on politics. @AntoniolaReis We will see.
Mr Seth Abramson has fit all the pieces of the puzzle together. to live by 👍 next financial collapse is going to be epic
Retweeted by Fred DestinGreat people tend to congregate :-). Fantastic news for @HighlandEurope, who’ve really built a great team over time… Opinion piece in tomorrow's Sunday @NYT: "The Cost of Devaluing Women." If my experiences are any indication, we…
Retweeted by Fred DestinWhen all else fails 😂😂 icymi @polotek Trump was a great decoy.
@Franklin_Graham Hypocrisy knows no bounds, apparently. Is your Church a special interest group or a moral organization?A different kind of veil. So much has been lost around the Med, starting with the mostly peaceful co-existence of…“Welcome to our world” -thoughtful and thought-provoking reflections by @nhmeems Interesting way to look at the processing power packed into Nokia’s new 16nm 3D packet crunchers! am happy to do your next surgery without anesthesia, somehow people managed ok
Retweeted by Fred DestinVC board member changes are really painful for startups. Misalignment, tension, loss of trust often follow. And y… for welcome presentations and the most humans we've ever seen on the Roo pitch! 👀😆#RailsGirlsLDN
Retweeted by Fred DestinTop 100 Tech NYC. I got one on the list (@integralads at #36, well done team) whilst these hustlers at…, run and started by grassroots entrepreneurs, anti-star system, innovation-centric. And funky.… @_RHoward I’m looking at a long-term set of trends relating to corporations buying elections, stark red-blue lines,… have to say - for the first time in my life I’m seriously questioning whether my kids should study in America. H… the last 100 years, Finland has been known as country that does not self-promote. To celebrate our 100th birthd…
Retweeted by Fred DestinDick Durbin, holding up the tax bill: "This is what happens when you push through a bill, late at night, desperate…
Retweeted by Fred DestinIn the TAX PLAN they put in An abortion law reclassifying life at conception. A clause to drill oil in Alaska’s a…
Retweeted by Fred DestinMy super talented fellow designer wolfinsheepdesign showing me her latest site. #LA
Retweeted by Fred DestinComplete breakdown in democracy. And governance. And respect.
This is so bad. We have just gotten list of amendments to be included in bill NOT from our R colleagues, but from l…
Retweeted by Fred DestinNot helpful.😂, #proudinvestor. A truly special company, always close to my heart. Go @Pillpack. just got very real. proportions indeed 😂😂😂 MAJOR BREAKING NEWS: Mike Flynn will plead guilty to Making False Statements at 10:30 AM EST today (Friday…
Retweeted by Fred Destin @NicFildes The European Investment Fund being coy about revealing its returns
Retweeted by Fred Destin @vonsydow Net multiplesThese European VC performance statistics continue to blow my mind. @gifernando @OrsolaDeMarco @rorystirling Great points. I think Rory was trying to say don’t hire if you don’t feel… Tech Dictionary: AI: MIT ML: Machine Learning Serial founder: can’t hold real job Innovation: science proj…
Retweeted by Fred DestinAmong the most insightful things said to me about this period was said by a teacher the morning after the election.…
Retweeted by Fred DestinToday we're proud to announce that we're one of the backers of @Episode1VC's new £60m fund to invest in UK seed com…
Retweeted by Fred Destin @rorystirling @OrsolaDeMarco Totally agree. Don’t sacrifice for speed, you pay for it later. @rorystirling Agree with sentiment but my best CEO hire is someone I took a long time to get comfortable with :-)Love this. Team first versus cult of the individual. drop in seed rounds over last three years - mix of healthy readjustment, focus on winner-take-alls and decrea… the White House Christmas tree lighting is standing room only. This is what it looked like tonight as…
Retweeted by Fred DestinAmazing. - Finland love story. A modern life, feat. @HaleyMcLane
@levelsio Airlines, bikes, cars, maps. Can’t seem to kick Twitter habit. Facebook etc. gone. Email, messaging. @kylegriffin1 @SethAbramson Overly broadSometimes you have to get knocked down lower than you have ever been, to stand back up taller than you ever were. Y…
Retweeted by Fred DestinThe First Round team just launched an absolutely incredible site for all entrepreneurs and tech professionals for f…
Retweeted by Fred Destin @cuzomano Speed of change is the issue.Fighting words. I hear Trump gloat about new stock market highs, I’m thinking: “wow, corporations are capturing all of the value being created” @dianemulcahy @HarvardBiz Have to wonder whether a decent part of this is ability for corporations to capture all e… @dianemulcahy @HarvardBiz Not disputing the points on comp and VC returns BUT the perf of public equities is INSANE… are having a “seismic impact” - @obrien’s takeaway from the 2017 @atomico European venture reportMuslim-trained pigeon hurls man on to train track @realDonaldTrump
Retweeted by Fred DestinAmazing. Maybe they can use that “redbud gives you wings” slogan again? @jyri at @trueventures - our core strategy is to maximise risk - every quarter we ask ourselves : “did we take… options are critical for hiring and retaining the best talent. That’s why today we are releasing the most com…
Retweeted by Fred DestinLook at the state of Europe!
Retweeted by Fred DestinUnsolved experience - @zynga pushing hard on HTML5 / canvas etc and “post app” navigation metaphors for the mobile… up with new games by frankesteining mashups - what if we mixed location check ins and dating and farming ?… @AntoniolaReis Agreed. I don’t think anything illegal had surfaced regarding Trump. As for Soros - he’s a billion… @AntoniolaReis Honestly I read then regularly and didn’t see them presenting collusion as fact. @AntoniolaReis The fact that someone has a political bias does not make anything fake news. Everyone has a politic… @AntoniolaReis I view this the opposite way. Everyone and every paper has political views; the key is whether you… @AntoniolaReis Video shows reporter chilled at bar displaying requisite level of professionalism. It was a missed… is here early for all you macro data lovers - it’s @Atomico’s annual state of Euro tech, fresh from Slush!