Watched Marc Andreessen talk about what makes them invest in founders, it is quite simple... Be So Good at what you do that no one can ignore you. http://startupiceland.com/2014/10/22/be-so-good-that-no-one-can-ignore-you/
Just like that store, your website is your customer’s first impression of your business. If you’re reading this you probably don’t have a store. So that website is your chance to wear your Sunday’s best. Meaning it must present well and lure your customers in. Even if your team has the smartest people with a bang-up idea, a poorly designed and optimized website makes you look bad, which can basically ruin your life.
Open a new tab and go to your website. It’s time for some Fall cleaning. Breathe. We’re going to get through this together.
Even if there is a pressing need to do so, there is no safe upgrade path for Bitcoin, in the sense that all participants must act in concert for any change to be effected. There is consensus amongst Bitcoin developers that changes to Bitcoin must be done slowly, cautiously, and only with clear assent from the community.
What is the most contrarian thing you have done? In my case it was convincing my partners and myself to invest in Iceland in 2009. Being contrarian is hard, the reason it is hard is due to how our society works.
Slowly, ever so slowly, IPv6 adoption is starting to gain momentum, but we need to start moving to it before mobile devices and the Internet of Things leaves us scrambling for the last few IPv4 Internet addresses.