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Humanist technologist. Equality and adventures.

I co-founded Elgg and Known, worked on Medium, and now invest in innovative media startups at Matter.


Well, this is kind of a shitshow. Livejournal was such an important part of my early web life. Really sad.


If this is true, it's just reason 5,000,007 not to use Uber. But none of you are anymore, right?


I'm hosting Homebrew Website Club at @mattervc SF tomorrow. Join us at 6:30 for demos & talk about a stronger independent web.


America being set up to be a backwards, anti-democratic state. This is so depressing.


Really nice update from - and I'll defend this! - the best TV show ever made.


Homebrew Website Club: April 5, 2017

Create or update your personal web site!

Location: Matter Ventures, 421 Bryant St, San Francisco, CA 94107



Finish that blog post you’ve been working on!

Demos of personal websites and technology
Discussion around the independent web

Join a community with like-minded interests. Bring friends that want a personal site!

Any questions? Ask in chat:

Optional quiet writing hour starts at 5:30.

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