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Om Malik @om ÜT: 37.795917,-122.39966

Partner, True Ventures. Founder, Gigaom. I love possibilities, I believe in people & imagineering. &

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With net neutrality being shived, it is the last great opportunity to talk about muddy jeans, cause it will soon cost too much to tweet thatAmazon just confirmed that the videos and photos recorded by the Echo Look will be stored 'indefinitely.'
Retweeted by Om MalikGreat to see @AmyErrett getting it done wonder when some executive who make big fat bonuses are going to be fired in addition to writers and on-air talen… creator Sir Tim Berners-Lee issues a statement on the FCC and net neutrality
Retweeted by Om MalikHow Instagram changed the way I shop via @FashionCanada Change & The Newest Global Epidemic via @mosaicscience Dalrymple Report Podcast: With TechCrunch’s Matthew Panzarino "these two should do this every week" web’s best hidden gems by @kottke @arnaudghelfi @nancyein And I miss you too. Why did you move so far 🤣
@nmuther actually it was a pun on boys and toys. aka not growing up :-) i didn't do a good job on sarcasm I guess.In the end we are all boys who never want to grow up, and want toys to play with. For some its flying cars, for oth… @CaseyNewton One word... starts with an H and ends with a GProud to see our very own Leslie Ikemoto on this list:
Retweeted by Om MalikWindows dominates the WebRTC desktop market Google Chrome owns the WebRTC browser market share via @callstatsio Most startups are stupid" and other gems in this rare interview with @whatsapp co-founder Jan Koum. march to 100 million explained in one chart. $NFLX'Zen And The Art of Motorcycle Maintenance' Author Robert M. Pirsig Dies At 88
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Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales launches Wikitribune, a large-scale attempt to combat fake news via @NiemanLabSpotify to Launch Hardware, Cites Alexa and Snapchat | Or so the blog posting indicates based on job listings!
@jakobfoto @LeicaCameraUSA Thanks Jakob @bijan @LeicaCameraUSA Thank you Bijan @motionerror @LeicaCameraUSA LeicaSL for this photo @Kate8 @LeicaCameraUSA Thank you @daniellenewnham @LeicaCameraUSA Thank you Danielle @1infiniteaugust @LeicaCameraUSA Many thanks 🙏🏼 @JohnnyPatience Thanks Johnny. @rebeccapatience @LeicaCameraUSA Thank you Rebecca and happy earth day. Let's work hard for the only planet we got!I'm honored to be featured by @LeicaCameraUSA on their Instagram feed on the Earth Day. Ou…
In between cheering, can you ask Facebook for actual, useful data on this bomb they hid on Good Friday? Thx.…
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Do not pre-order anything: games, gadgets, new tech. Wait for reviews before committing $
Retweeted by Om Malik.@ParadeMagazine calls #CitizenJane "a timely, inspiring documentary you can't miss." In Theaters & On Demand FRIDA…
Retweeted by Om MalikTHIS JUST IN: FTC Takes Action Against Influencers, Marketers Over Sponsored Posts — @ZerboJulie
Enjoying Kites by @AnikKhan_ & Habibi and the Cost of Monopoly via @stratecheryThanks Chris :-) sharing links to stuff that is interesting -- mostly tech and sometimes "other stuff" on Follow along!Watch This: Beyond The Plate - great new documentary from @smugmug do Facebook & World Bank have in common? Day in the Life of a Food Vendor - @nytimes has a good one"Think about directions on streets or turning houses into something from Harry Potter" @finkd parroting @dens from 7 years ago #unoriginalOracle Buys Moat -now this is a very very very smart acquisition @techcrunch the real story is that like html5 before the great tech Goliath of bet on the wrong tech -VR! Washington Post cuts off ad tech vendors slowing its site via @digiday
Retweeted by Om MalikTruth. Fair. Our industry is too nice to point out the bad actors. I'm happy to name them when I have data/evidence…
Retweeted by Om MalikAmazon Quietly Launches Influencer Program Rife with Potential FTC Violations — @TheFashionLaw @ZerboJulie
The perp is a former executive in Mountain View, a legit figure in Silicon Valley.…
Retweeted by Om Malik“Things are changing so fast in retail that a year needs to be measured in dog years.” #quote on Retail’s Future that does take an effort - media industry happy to shoot itself in the foot.'s no medal for being original, there's just users and dollars and that's all that matters and Facebook is kin…
Retweeted by Om MalikAlso as an aside Facebook wasn't able to track its own stats properly for ads. Maybe we shouldn't think of them as… @WeberWest @Snap That is a fair point - what do you mean by antitrustTo reporters not surprised maybe it is time for them to call them on it. It is occasionally a good idea to call BS… wait, forget about their airbrushing the CEO skills - patent pending. be original if you can subsume @Snap ideas and use them as your R&D lab. Honestly what is the original innovati… Cons are a great advertising opportunity for companies like Facebook. With AR spin, it is time to call the Oculus/VR push a bust!Instagram vs Facebook, 5 years later. #charticle #graphic
There’s no such thing as a “start-up”. There are new businesses. Beware terms that obfuscate reality.
Retweeted by Om Malik.@NYTimes has a piece about @SlackHQ and its rivals. My take on my link blog #investorMmiddle ground between an abusive cartel and a ruinous free-for-all in the skies —regulated competition"Would you want 5 companies owning every road in America, deciding who gets to travel where, at what price & speed?"
Retweeted by Om Malik @AustinGrandt It was delivered recently and have been playing with it:) @JohnnyPatience It was what helped me get through the trip :)Not even sure what @Walmart is buying? Do people even shop at Bonobos? Is this a fire sale? BlogPost: Some Notes from a trip to Japan
Fwiw Ola is a big honking pile of dung - every single time I had to wait and wait and wait and then order Uber.Way more people happy @uber is in India than not. Don't get the negative angle on this story. Oh wait, page views! someone who goes to India & doesn't drive, @Uber has been a godsend for me. Sure there are issues but Uber works vs Losers: @MRPORTERLIVE took the order, canceled an item, within 15 mins vs @BarneysNY order didn't through after 15 attempts!Making Kindle copy more expensive is one way to get even more people into the sprit of the book. Well played Mr. Sa… reason journalists should be VERY wary of Facebook: it keeps moving the goalposts.
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@NismoStuff @vikobbhakta @BenedictEvans He has been making all sorts of wild claims about everything. Remember his comments about Facebook 😀2014: "Uber won't get more than $10bn of gross bookings ever"
Retweeted by Om MalikRobert Taylor, Innovator Who Shaped Modern Computing, Dies at 85.
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@bethdean @ACQUIREmag Hehe - but this new @DSPTCH_SF bag might be making its presence felt soon in my travel bag co…'s Modern Utility collection adds a sophisticated new option to its bag line - @AcquireMag #goodstuff's erection from this bomb has clearly lasted more than four hours and may need medical attention.
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CHART 📈 Instagram Stories surpassed Snapchat Global DAUs in just 8 months $FB $SNAP
Retweeted by Om Malik @tedgreenwald Sure thing