August-December 2020 Edition of Corona Crash or Everything Bubble Pop?

I created this series to serve as a set of living artifacts. This is the 3rd post in the series. I’m striving to capture major current events and financial market action from the lens of a retail investor in the US. It’s essential to understand how one feels and behaves during times of economic uncertainty and market…

July 2020 Health Review

This is the 7th post of my monthly series focused on monitoring what I’ve identified as being critical components to a healthy lifestyle. If you haven’t read the 1st post yet, check it out to understand why I’m doing this. How’d I do? This is my 5th health post since we’ve been quarantined. While life…

June 2020 Health Review

This is the 6th post of my monthly series focused on monitoring what I’ve identified as being critical components to a healthy lifestyle. If you haven’t read the 1st post yet, check it out to understand why I’m doing this. How’d I do? This is my 4th health post since we’ve been quarantined. While life…

5x there, 10x to go

I’m someone who enjoys reading new-year predictions. Some industry-specific examples include: Tech in 2020: Standing on the shoulders of giants from Benedict Evans, What Will Happen in the 2020s from Fred Wilson, 2017 Predictions by Howard Lindzon, Fintech Prediction Palooza from Howard Lindzon, US Fintech Predictions from Charlie Ma, and Fintech in 2020 from Alex…

May 2020 Health Review

This is the 5th post of my monthly series focused on monitoring what I’ve identified as being critical components to a healthy lifestyle. If you haven’t read the 1st post yet, check it out to understand why I’m doing this. How’d I do? This is my 3rd health post since we’ve been quarantined. While life…

April 2020 Health Review

This is the 4th post of my monthly series focused on monitoring what I’ve identified as being critical components to a healthy lifestyle. If you haven’t read the 1st post yet, check it out to understand why I’m doing this. How’d I do? This is my 2nd health post since we’ve been quarantined. While life…

March 2020 Health Review

This is the 3rd post of my monthly series focused on monitoring what I’ve identified as being the critical components to a healthy lifestyle. If you haven’t read the 1st post yet, then check it out to understand why I’m doing this. How’d I do? Holy shit. Life is different today on April 1 than…

Feb 2020 Health Review

This is the 2nd post of my monthly series focused on monitoring what I’ve identified as being the key components to a healthy lifestyle. If you haven’t read the 1st post yet, then check it out to understand why I decided to do this. How’d I do? Activity Kcal & Workout Duration I’m very happy…

Jan 2020 Health Review

Click here for other posts in my monthly series about my fitness and sleep. What’s this about? This is the first in a series of blog posts I intend to publish monthly about my health and fitness. This is in no way meant to serve as a how-to guide or as medical advice. I’m just…

2019

When I look back on 2019, it’ll be categorized as a year of change. The most notable changes include: Blispay was acquired We moved from Baltimore to South Florida If you’re inexperienced in the startup world, then you likely read those two bullets and thought to yourself, ‘Dang, this guy got rich & ran off…

Fuck you cancer🖕🏽

Originally written on Tuesday 10/25/2016. It’s tough to pinpoint how it feels. My feelings change so frequently. I don’t even know why I try to figure it out. But at this moment, during this sentence, I’m feeling really sad. It’s terrible that she was tortured the way she was at different times. Very few people…

Gamification as a Staple in Health

I’ve read Vinod Khosla’s guest post (“The ‘Unhyped’ New Areas in Internet & Mobile”) on Techcrunch yesterday several times now. We should feel pretty fortunate to be able to obtain this type of information for free. Of the 12 opportunity areas that he details, Health 2.0 excites me the most (for now). I’d love to take…

Jawbone UP Review

The lack of Jawbone UP reviews has inspired me to write my own. I’m hoping other early adopters will find this and share their thoughts. The inability to find many reviews also shows that either the product isn’t considered to be as “cool” amongst the tech world as I had anticipated, that people are skeptical…