New Coinbase offerings. Expensive startup failures. Meat companies try bugs.
Dude has your back. No matter what.
We’ve got a quiz below, but first, Theranos.
For those of you who are long-time subscribers, you know that we hold Elizabeth Holmes in high regard. In fact, we find her quotes on business invaluable.
Like this one.
And so it was good to see that others who are presumably much smarter than us also hold her in high regard. More on that below, but first…
The crypto is in custody
Coinbase is reportedly planning to launch several new services directed at institutional investors. These include secure crypto storage solution Coinbase Custody (first announced last year), and Prime, a new platform dedicated to institutional customers.
So the footer on this website I visited this AM just gets progressively more intense.
Is this normal?
Carbon nanomaterials could replace silicon in computer chips, opening up new possibilities from nano-computing to smart medical implants — but bringing new materials to market can be time-consuming and costly.
From a CNBC interview, here are a few choice comments by Draper about Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of Theranos, as reported by Ars Technica.
She lost $700M of investor money.
Heck yeah — I’d be thrilled with that isht, too.
Agreed. John Carreyrou is a total hyena bully. Totally.
No doubt. Anyone who can get charged for fraud by the SEC (btw, the penalty was way too light for this crime) is definitely going to change healthcare as we know it.
Congrats to Tim.
Not all startups can be success stories. Some go under because they can’t generate sustainable revenue or keep up with their competitors. Others succumb to fraud, lawsuits, or founders in legal trouble.
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