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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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. @kubernetesio creator Brendan Burns on where we’re really at with containers
Retweeted by Om MalikCelebrate @JasonHirschhorn's birthday w/ a listen: Jason Hirschhorn's network made him rich. Then it saved his life.
Retweeted by Om Malik.@United, already awful, now shames women: United bans 3 girls from flight because they wore leggings. via @Verge
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Pure Silicon Valley: Medium asks $5 a month for absolutely nothing.
Retweeted by Om MalikA must read by @JodiKantor. "They Adopted Refugee Families for 12 Months. Then Came ‘Month 13'” (h/t @KateGardiner)
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Faster and faster! 3.6 seconds down from 4.2 (industry average is 11 seconds).
Retweeted by Om MalikPls plan to call your House Rep Monday, "vote no FCC privacy repeal" If your rep is Republican, ask 5 friends too
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Retweeted by Om MalikA crucial strategy hidden in Apple's latest launch -
Retweeted by Om MalikWaPo: 10 critics of Vladimir Putin who died violently or in suspicious ways
Retweeted by Om MalikI went up the @salesforcetower yesterday and got a chance to look at our city in amazing glory. On the 61st floor.… @jordanmerrick @BenjaminBrooks agreed - need iPad support for sureIf you like curves, then I think @usedarkroom is the best photo editing app on iOS platform. Smartly architected and decently priced!Everyone I've ever known who has had to use this product has complained about it endlessly.
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Retweeted by Om Malik @tingilinde fantastic stuff
@Mona the only thing better = youWikileaks CIA's DarkMatter for Mac docs leaked. cc @gruber @jdalrympleWatson. You had one job.
Retweeted by Om MalikBy 2019, @virginamerica is going to vanish into @AlaskaAir Oh well, everything ends!
Has Google Latitude come back from the dead?
Retweeted by Om MalikWhy do y'all hate Asians so much
Retweeted by Om MalikRegardless of the industry (and especially so in SV) size of one's ego is inversely proportional with capabilities, achievements & ethics.Lithuanian Man Arrested For Theft Of Over $100 Million Phishing Scam Against Internet Companies @fcc without any debate & care for citizens is about to repeal privacy protections. Disgusting
sigh - the ‘we live in a computer simulation’ is likely what you get when you cross undergrad philosophy with bad journalism
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@milenarodban amen to that.Tech booms always attract opportunists from non tech industries but they leave as soon as they have to work to prove their worth.Amid turbulence at Uber, president resigns - another proof point that Silicon Valley smartest don't do diligence turbulence at Uber, president resigns - Question is would he have resigned without the current debacle?
Snow train don't care.
Retweeted by Om Malik @slac family businesses vs venture backed are two different set of scenarios :)You can make the case for either, but in the end founder feels the pain much deeper than professionals. your weekly moment of zen. Made with @Apple #iPhone7Plus in Japan, yesterday. Mount Fuji in its glory! Islands - if you want to check them out, my friends at f8 Photography Workshops are organizing a photo trip! @rklau @mgsiegler @msquinn we are a dying breed, so gotta stick togetherOr that is how you steal radio ad dollars....
Some shameless revisionist history from Oracle...
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A very happy Pi day to you all....
"Design isn't just about beauty" @johnmaeda 2017 #designintech debuted today @sxsw
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@RealDarrenCohen it is more like "maintenance" excuse today. Usually it is weather or some crap like that :)Okay is @united the worst airline in America. It seems it never takes off on time, especially with stupid Dreamliners! @om Dissent requires candor. Good leadership cultivates both.
Retweeted by Om MalikWill @FCC @AjitPaiFCC look into all the spam that comes off the @twilio API - it has been amazing number of shit voicemails emerging!
@joemarchese discuss over Coffee ☕️If you want to succeed, make sure you avoid cramming your team with yes-people who can't stand upto to u. Dissent is good for immune systemJust because you launch a product that looks like @SlackHQ doesn't mean it succeeds like Slack! (To be clear I am an #investor)Some of the True team at last night’s @NVCA Leadership Gala! #VentureCapital
Retweeted by Om Malik @charlesfitz in other news a long list of products companies launch and fail to get traction for - including Facebook, Microsoft & GoogleCan we please stop pretending that mercy buys & acqui-hires are acquisitions to be celebrated? Creating misleading narrative is of no use!Adolph Glasser, another photo landmark in SF Bay Area is closing down. The independent photo stores are going the way of book stores! @om the garbage ads on the article are proof of why this is doomed
Retweeted by Om MalikWhat a fool's errand: Google & Facebook have won this war of ad dollars. Good luck to all though! via @nuzzelSome Thoughts on Fixing Obamacare – Shoot Holes in this Please by @mcuban think there should be a lightening to USB-c adapter that doesn't have a cable @BWJones @WordPress @pressable I use pressable and its my own server with as a service! Best of both worlds! @BWJones @WordPress or just use @pressable or :) @BWJones there are fixes and they update automatically. Lot of people don't even fix security preferences & blame the software 😋
Brilliant hilarious and TRUE. Post by @bridgeteverett #InternationalWomensDay
Retweeted by Om MalikThe Upstart Brands Making Killer Basics - Valet. via @valetmagCan we please just say no to speakerphone calls in public places, cafes and public transportation. If it's important then use headphones..@refactor congrats @davidlee for the new fund. Excited to see your vision come true and looking forward to working together.Congrats Marc. I can remember when we went for a walk in Manhattan, visited art galleries and you laid out your vis…'s so weird how Wikileaks never finds anything to release on Russia or Trump.
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I realize I’m biased, but this has literally changed my life. A must for editors and publishers on WordPress.
Retweeted by Om MalikHPE to Buy Flash-Storage Company Nimble for $1B - Giant seeking faster-growing businesses to offset decline in ...
Retweeted by Om Malik“Start with the Dangerous Questions” by @puppetmasterd Trello Failed to Build a $1 Billion Business
... the core problem is the culture of hyper growth and praying at the altar of growth at any price... @sarahcuda @NewYorker 🙏🏼How To Ask for the Truth » from your employees by @mikeindustries is worth reading today. of @netflix streaming users watch Netflix on a TV set & 23% of all adults stream Netflix daily vs 6% in 2011 says Leichtman ResearchNew piece for @newyorker is about @snap IPO and IPO optimism.
@om Please share: NYC friends, take this 3 minute survey for a high school student's project about NYC water quality
Retweeted by Om MalikIt's been a strange day in SF. Hail, sun, rain, wind, calm - and then people from old San Francisco start appearin…
Retweeted by Om MalikEx-Gigaom colleague Josh Hayes has spent 10 years on @InvisibleClass, a documentary about homeless. #support
This is Worse than Before the Last Three Crashes
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