From: June 2013

The RedBerry Crisis of 2013

Blackberry is toast (no position). Shit, Apple may be toast. History has not been kind to hardware companies in general, especially mobile phone companies. It seems like it is a 6 year run with glory. Here is the Stocktwits heatmap early this morning and it is all Black(red)berry $BBRY. On Stocktwits, the Blackberry stream has …

Welcome To Vanguard….Make Sure You Get Out on Time

The world loves themselves their ETF’s. Gold, Brazil $SPY…double leverage this, triple leverage ETF for that… They love big name Hedge Funds with billions under management…Paulson ring a bell? I have written about gold a lot on the blog…most of it back in 2006 (you can search the archives) when the Gold run was firmly …

Simple Stock Market Tournaments …By Invoost

I’m hosting a stock market competition starting Monday the 24th with $1,500 in Cash Prizes. Sign up here. A few weeks ago in San Francisco I met two young entrepreneurs that created Invoost, the first real money stock trading game. It is incredibly simple to start and compete in a game and most importantly learn …

Why I am Quitting Twitter and the Social Web

It is time I left the social web. I am tired of the laughs and all the goodwill. I am tired of instigating conversation and having legendary investors and leaders converse with me in a random way. I am sick of seeing crazy looking people with awesome pitches show up on Google Hangouts…crazies like this …

Golf – The L is for Lindzon

I hit a perfect 8 iron yesterday on hole 17 at SDCC. It was a shot that I won’t forget and my partner Mike Hodges was there to watch it and draw it up for me. As he was drawing the shot out for me, he must have been laughing as it called for a …