about this episode
0:00:26 Memorial Day 2010
0:00:40 Non –CGI produced bags under my eyes. I look like Mike Arrington
0:00:55 Going to Power Through the show Great guest, ask jason, shark tank
0:01:14 Discussion on TechCrunch Disrupt
0:02:28 Launch Conference in 2011
0:04:27 Ask Jason – Foo Yee
Question: Not the expert computer scientist look around for projects and build on other’s project. Game engines interesting but lack social features….can I build on top of open source game engines?
0:09:55 next week will have details for The Launch Conference
0:10:10 “Little nuggets that people do not know about”
0:10:20 Sponsor Break
0:10:30 Tim Young “We are a DNAMail customer”
0:12:12 “Tim, this is your 3rd company? Someone will pitch us in this segment. Has someone every taken their BlackBerry out during any of your pitches?”
0:12:40 During the Open Angel Forum tell people “do not take your BlackBerry out when someone is pitching their idea, give them 5 minutes.”
0:13:09 Jason’s Shark Tank – Scott Annan from Network Hippo
0:15:47 Feedback from chatroom
0:16:05 Tyler’s rating
0:16:40 Tim’s rating
0:17:25 Jason’s rating
0:21:20 “Don’t pay to pitch”
0:23:05 Jason on DEMO and guerrilla thinking
0:26:15 Sponsor Break
0:28:15 Tim: “We build a real time collaboration for employees, focus around activity stream content. Streams digitizing human culture.”
0:41:15 World of Warcraft (WOW) as next metaphor?
0:41:25 Game mechanics productivity
0:42:40 Will people get burnt out on game mechanics?
0:45:10 What is Pumpinkhead?
0:48:50 Question from chatroom: “Do you think all these games are ultimately going to hurt the advancement of our society? Seems like a LOT of wasted time.”
0:49:25 How did you get started as an entrepreneur?
0:54:30 What are you going to do with $8M?
0:56:24 What is the common DNA of your company?
0:57:37 Mastery discussion
0:58:20 Question from chatroom: “When i was at the socialcast HQ (startup pubcrawl) it seemed bit boring compared to other startups. can we get a pitch on why social cast is a good place to work?”
1:01:18 What is your academic background?
1:02:33 MBA’s good employees?
1:05:32 NEWS with Lon Harris
TC Disrupt Discussion
1:09:28 Insights from Tyler – “Eating Tacos in a Tuxedo”
What do you think of her response and was it called for?
1:18:09 Request to speak of new Digg from the chatroom
Good satire or too dark considering catastrophe still ongoing? Why is Twitter is not taking this down? Grew out of Ebert Tweeting about it.
1:33:40 Jesus has just checked in to Santa Monica Apple Store
1:34:00 Sponsor Break
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1:36:39 Entrepreneurial tech block Friday & Sunday Entertainment block
1:37:24 Tim Young congrats on your success!
1:38:15 The Launch Conference Contest info
1:39:44 Have a Great Holiday Weekend!