Carbon neutral thanks to Terrapasspic

Carbon neutral thanks to Terrapass

I bought a Terrapass carbon offset for my car so that I can be carbon neutral. Not as good as reducing the CO2 being emitted…
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softtechvc Mar 14, 2007
Waxy handspic

Waxy hands

My son and my daughter's hands in wax. Very cool.
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softtechvc Jun 18, 2006

My French Blog

I am testing the Web Link functionality that Buzznet just introduced.
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My (often failed) attempts at taking artistic shots
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softtechvc Apr 29, 2006
A first for me: an RFID tag on the back of my conference badgepic

A first for me: an RFID tag on the back of my conference badge

Not sure if this is interesting, scary or both. Thanks to Jeff Nolan for providing a better picture than the blurry one I posted originally.
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softtechvc Apr 05, 2006
They're in Forbespic

They're in Forbes

Dogster's Ted Rheingold shows the Forbes article in which he and his co-founders are featured. Woof!
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softtechvc Apr 03, 2006
A TechCrunch meltpic

A TechCrunch melt

Quite original
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Loic visiting... in a red Mustangpic

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Way too many conferences...pic

Way too many conferences...

Just the ones I went to over the part year.
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softtechvc Mar 04, 2006
Niall Kennedy introducing his first SF Tech Sessionspic
Glorious day in San Franciscopic

Glorious day in San Francisco

Makes you want to do your meetings outside...
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softtechvc Feb 24, 2006
Stormhoek wines first tastingpic

Stormhoek wines first tasting

I finally managed to taste South African Stormhoek's wines last night, at the TechCrunch 5 party. These wines have been marketed through blogs, with the…
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softtechvc Feb 18, 2006

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softtechvc Feb 18, 2006
My Valentine at breakfastpic

My Valentine at breakfast

At the Ritz Carlton in Half Moon Bay, a great place to spend your Valentine's Day. And check out the views.
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softtechvc Feb 17, 2006

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My (often failed) attempts at taking artistic shots
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softtechvc Feb 17, 2006

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softtechvc Feb 17, 2006

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softtechvc Feb 17, 2006

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softtechvc Feb 11, 2006

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softtechvc Feb 10, 2006
Views of San Franciscopic

Views of San Francisco

From Pacifica Heights
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softtechvc Feb 02, 2006

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softtechvc Jan 31, 2006
Lot of fog todaypic
Big portionspic

Big portions

Eric Rice's aforementioned latte and dessert. Big, but yummy.
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softtechvc Jan 10, 2006
Eric Rice is larger than lifepic

Eric Rice is larger than life

And so are his dessert and latte... At the Ipswitch blogger lunch in SF.
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softtechvc Jan 09, 2006
Best schwag in a whilepic

Best schwag in a while

I got that cool t-shirt at CESCamp. So did Chris Pirillo.
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softtechvc Jan 08, 2006
Stuck in traffic on the Strippic
Almost there...pic

Almost there...

Shot from that angle, it almost looks like the real one.
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softtechvc Jan 06, 2006
Took me half am hour to get that badge!pic
Miserable weather for oncepic

Miserable weather for once

We tend to forget how fortunate we are in the Valley when it comes to the weather, but sometimes, it does rain. Staying home for the…
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softtechvc Jan 02, 2006
When it rains, it pourspic
The war of the Robotspic

The "war" of the Robots

R2D2 vs. Roomba
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softtechvc Jan 02, 2006
Here we go! 2006!pic
New Year's Eve with friendspic
Yummy Bijan Cakepic

Yummy Bijan Cake

That bakery is one of the bests in the Valley.
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softtechvc Dec 31, 2005

Happy Holidays!

To all my fellow Buzznet'ers: Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, etc. May you have a great time with family and friends celebrating, and remember: Carpe Diem.
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softtechvc Dec 24, 2005
Happy Holidays! - toast with a Dom Perignon 1996pic

Happy Holidays! - toast with a Dom Perignon 1996

As we prepare to pop that one open to celebrate Christmas, and a number of other things - that I can't blog about yet :-). Now…
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softtechvc Dec 24, 2005
Flying over Parispic

Flying over Paris

My son was playing with his flight simulator, and did a couple of "fly overs" next to the Eiffel Tower and the Tour Montparnasse.
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softtechvc Dec 24, 2005

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softtechvc Dec 20, 2005

Kill Bill

Ok, I won't pretend that I am up to date since I watched Kill Bill for the first time tonight, but boy what a film…
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softtechvc Dec 18, 2005
The Kaboodle management teampic

The Kaboodle management team

Meet Chetan, Brian, Manish and Kieron, the management team of Kaboodle, a very cool "shopmarking" service that I started working with a couple of months…
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softtechvc Dec 15, 2005

Panel on Investing Opportunities in Digital Media

From left to right: - AlwaysOn's Tony Perkins - DFJ's Tim Draper - Menlo Ventures' John Jarve - Mobius VC's Brad Feld - KPMG's Packy Belly
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softtechvc Dec 15, 2005
A great view from Paris by nightpic

A great view from Paris by night

From the top of the Hotel Concorde Lafayette.
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softtechvc Dec 14, 2005
Syndicate: Mike Arrington blogging about...pic

Syndicate: Mike Arrington blogging about...

the Structured Blogging announcement, and the support of the initiate by client Edgeio.
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softtechvc Dec 13, 2005
Syndicate: Marc Canter on Structured Bloggingpic

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softtechvc Dec 06, 2005

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softtechvc Dec 06, 2005
Les Blogs: Shel Israel Robert Scoblepic

Les Blogs: Shel Israel & Robert Scoble

A tas anxious before keynoting Les Blogs 2.0.
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softtechvc Dec 06, 2005
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softtechvc Dec 05, 2005

In Paris for a week

I have taken the opportunity of speaking at Les Blogs II to spend a bit of time in Paris. After visiting my folks and…
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softtechvc Dec 03, 2005
The best Moelleux au chocolat in Parispic

The best "Moelleux au chocolat" in Paris

Sorry to be borderline chauvinist, but Paris is really the place where you can find the most amazing food. We had a great dinner at…
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softtechvc Dec 03, 2005
Where am I?pic

Where am I?

Here is the story.
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softtechvc Dec 03, 2005
Maryam Scoble checking out Robert's picturespic

Maryam Scoble checking out Robert's pictures

Robert Scoble's better half, Maryam, checking out the pictures Robert took during our dinner in Paris. I was glad to meet Maryam for the first since…
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softtechvc Dec 03, 2005
New coffee shop in downtown Palo Altopic

New coffee shop in downtown Palo Alto

Downtown PA was no longer the same since the closure of Torrefazione. Walking in front of the shop, I notice this poster announcing the imminent…
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softtechvc Nov 21, 2005

HBS Tech: Valley of Destiny or Valley of Doom

Jack Harding, eSilicon Dave Winer Mike Arrington, TechCrunch Dan Gillmor, Bayosphere
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softtechvc Nov 19, 2005
Forbes attacks bloggers: no comment, one fingerpic

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softtechvc Oct 29, 2005
Autographed Naked Conversationspic

Autographed "Naked Conversations"

Both Robert Scoble and Shel Israel told me that this was their first autograph. One can only guess that this was just the first of…
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softtechvc Oct 26, 2005

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softtechvc Oct 16, 2005

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softtechvc Oct 16, 2005
Jeremy Zawodny Tony Conradpic

Jeremy Zawodny & Tony Conrad

During a Web 2.0 entrepreneurs dinner. Om Malik shot a picture with his flash at the same time, hence the funny light on Tony's face.
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softtechvc Oct 16, 2005
Naked Conversations: the galley proofpic

Naked Conversations: the galley proof

Got it delivered this morning. The plan is to read it in the plane to NYC.
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softtechvc Oct 15, 2005

Web 2.0: from the back of the room

Omer Kordestani on stage. The room is packed. And there aren't enough power strips!
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softtechvc Oct 06, 2005
My new TagCardspic

My new TagCards

Since I needed to print a new round of business cards (can't believe how quickly 1,000 cards go by), my beloved better half designed this…
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softtechvc Oct 03, 2005
Installing an Ubuntu Linux distropic

Installing an Ubuntu Linux distro

Yeah to KDE, vi and kill -9!
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softtechvc Sep 28, 2005
Promising table setpic
My Tablet PC got TechCrunch'edpic

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softtechvc Sep 20, 2005

For wealthy wine lovers: top Leoville Las Cases

Just got an email from K&L Wine, one of the best wine retailers in the Bay Area, offering truely exceptional Leoville Las Cases vintages. If you can…
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softtechvc Sep 20, 2005
Jurvie really had these crawling bugs on his armpic

Jurvie really had these crawling bugs on his arm

Steve Jurvetson was just showing me some of his flickr pictures. Actually, here it is.
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softtechvc Sep 18, 2005

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softtechvc Sep 18, 2005
Cocktail party with the Bosspic
From the SAP office in Palo Altopic

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softtechvc Sep 16, 2005

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softtechvc Sep 15, 2005
The Table of Dessertpic

The Table of Dessert

A spectacular setup at a party organized by a friend of ours over the week-end.
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softtechvc Sep 15, 2005
Before my Blogging for Startups SDForum eventpic
Nice flowers - worth a picpic
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softtechvc Sep 15, 2005

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softtechvc Sep 05, 2005
Budha in the Japanese Tea Gardenpic

Budha in the Japanese Tea Garden

In San Francisco's Golden Gate Park
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softtechvc Sep 04, 2005
Race car on its trailerpic

Race car on its trailer

Waiting for the green light.
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softtechvc Sep 03, 2005

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softtechvc Sep 03, 2005
Building entrance in San Franciscopic

Katrina: Mississippi Sun Herald group photoblog

The Mississippi Sun Herald now has a group photoblog  hosted on Buzznet allowing people to post pictures, and stories, related to the Katrina Hurricane…
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softtechvc Sep 02, 2005
Just ordered my Qoop posterpic

Just ordered my Qoop poster

You too can get your favorite photos printed in a book or a poster. Can't wait to get it.
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softtechvc Sep 01, 2005

Lots of new good from Buzznet!

Check this out people: your favorite photosharing community has brought to you a lot of new cool stuff over the past few weeks: Journals, so that…
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softtechvc Aug 31, 2005

My first Buzznet Journal entry...

is an apology for not posting a lot over the past couple of weeks. But hols and broadband access in Spain have been a bit "challenging"…
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Happy New Yearpic

Happy New Year

Celebrating the New year with a Pavie 1985 (and others...)
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softtechvc Jan 02, 2005
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  • Member Since: 2004-11-13
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  • Education: Post Grad
  • Occupation: Venture Advisor, Angel Investor, Cool Guy

About Me:

Technologist, Entrepreneur, VC, now supporting early stage startups in the software and consumer space - with a particular interest in social media, anything "search" and Web 2.0 in general.

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Cooking, Collecting Wine, Hanging out with friends (and family), Scuba diving, Golf, Hiking, Blogging, and now (largely because/thanks to Buzznet) moblogging

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