Paul Graham Drinking Game

This is a drinking game that's fun for everyone! 1 drink : Every time Paul Graham says "umm" 1 drink : Every time Paul Graham says "uhh" 2 drinks : Every time Paul Graham says "Y Combinator" 2 drinks : Every time Paul Graham says "YC" Chugg your drink : Everytime Paul Graham says "umm…

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Startup Simple Sells to BBVA, Turns into a Banking Tool

Typically, I'm thrilled about a startup getting acquired and making some "Fuck You" money, but this is different. It was announced today that Simple was acquired by Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) for $117M. Simple, based in Portland, Ore., prides itself on its independent spirit, frequently criticizing the traditional banking…

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Baby steps to Sailsjs - Part 1

I get it. Trying to learn how to build an app can be crazy and finding the first steps can be hard. I’m not an expert in Sailsjs or Nodejs but I build things in them and learn as I go. So, here’s how to get started with…

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"SSD Cloud Servers in 55 Second" they said

Yes... yes, it is a real thing. DigitalOcean only took 55 seconds (or so) to get my Node.js server up and running with Ghost preinstalled. Click "Ghost 0.4.0 on Ubuntu..." and start Droplet, 55 seconds later you have a running Ubuntu server with root access. I've started…

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