Friday, April 30, 2010

Flying down to Orange County for lunch meeting in New Port Beach

Thursday, April 29, 2010

What should South Korea do about N. Korea's attack on South Korean naval ship that killed 46 sailors - it's a dilemma!

Steve Jobs attacks Flash in a battle for the video and games - Apple and Flash will coexist

Why social sharing is bigger than Facebook and Twitter - an interesting article.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Why Marc Andreeson's VC firm prefers to invest in Founding CEOs

Facebook's Social Plugins installed in over 50,000 web sites already. What do YOU think about Open Graph?

Elevation Partners breaks even on investment in Palm in 2 years.

HP wants to compete with Apple's iPhone by acquiring Palm - probably not a good buy

Saturday, April 24, 2010

Mark Pinkus talking on lessons from the soccer field at haasreunion


LauraTyson talking on US Economic forecast at haasreunion


Laura Tyson talking on global mega trends at haasreunion


Attending UCBerkeley haasreunion


Thursday, April 22, 2010

My family at Safari West in Santa Rosa, California

Market Capitalization comparison between Apple and Microsoft

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Visa acquires ecommerce payment processor Cybersource for $2 billion

Apple's market cap up to $235 billion this morning vs. Microsoft's $274 billion and Google's $174 billion.

Mother's Day Gift Ideas and Tips from

Monday, April 19, 2010

Apple stock is down to $242. I think it will go up to $300 by the end of this year.

Sunday, April 18, 2010

I hope the flights to/from Europe will resume soon

Groupon raises $135 million at over $1 billion valuation - wow!

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Family dinner at SF Pier 39 Fish Market after a day at the Safari West in Santa Rosa.  A great day!
Family dinner at SF Pier 39 Fish Market after a day at the Safari West in Santa Rosa. A great day!

Monday, April 12, 2010

Going to Safari West in Napa Valley tomorrow with my family for my son's spring break

Google is rumored to be developing iPad killer tablet product running Android

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Rumour: HTC may buy Palm to fight Apple.

HTC (Google's Android partner) may acquire Palm to defend Apple's lawsuit and strengthen its Android phone business

I just saw Bill Gross' interview with Kara Swisher at WSJ and must say that I am impressed with Bill and admire his ingenuity

TweetUp could be Bill Gross' (IdeaLab) next for Tweeter

Friday, April 09, 2010

Become is hiring 10 engineers plus sales and marketing positions.

Become is looking to hire 3 Director of Product Management. CSE/Mobile, SEM, and SEM Saas.

Just found out that Apple is completely sold out of iPad and they don't seem to know when it will be available

Apple stock is up 2.5% and Google stock is down 1.2% during the last 5 days since iPad started shipping - will this trend continue?

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Steve Jobs's iPhone OS 4.0 event video from today

Apple sold 50 million iPhones so far, 35 million iPod Touch, and 450K iPads in first 5 days. Steve Jobs at iPhone 4.0 event:

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Mike Moritz's book on Steve Jobs and Apple "Return of the Little Kingdom" on

I just ordered this book by Mike Moritz of Sequoia titled "Return of the Little Kingdom" about Steve Jobs and Apple.

US Online advertising market grows in Q4, 2009 but down for the year according to IAB announced appointment of Charu Rudrakshi as CTO to lead global engineering team in US, Germany, Japan and India

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

My mother thought iPad was magic when I showed it (movies, music, TV, Korean radio, books, magazines, newspapers, games, web, email, etc.).

Monday, April 05, 2010

I could be wrong but I think Apple's market cap will be bigger than Microsoft in two years, if not sooner.

Apple reportedly sold over 700,000 units over the weekend and their stock price is up to $237 this morning

I have been using the iPad over the weekend and it is a game changer. I really like its always-on feature as well as its screen and 1.5 lbs

Saturday, April 03, 2010

Trying to download iPad versions of my iPhone apps in my iPad

I just bought an iPad at the Apple store on University Ave in Palo Alto! Pretty excited to try it out!!

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Google points to Chinese government for the outage with its Google China service

April fool's joke or not? Toshiba's inflatable laptop called Tubetop

Apple stock has increased 70 times since their IPO in 1982, Microsoft by 240 times since IPO in 1986 and Google by 6 times since IPO in 2004

Wondering if I should get Nintendo DS or iPod Touch for my six year old son who is asking me to buy him Nintendo DS. He loves iPhone.