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How does Travis Kalanick feel/want to respond to Petel Thiel calling Uber, the valley’s most “ethically challenged company”?

How does Travis Kalanick feel/want to respond to Petel Thiel calling Uber, the valley’s most “ethically challenged company”?

Answer by Dan Munro: As Jason M. Lemkin suggests – Travis Kalanick did respond, but I wouldn't categorize it as eloquent. It was perfectly aligned around shareholder interest (which is first, foremost and paramount for all VC-backed ventures). The message is crystal clear – do whatever's necessary to "win" – and its new embodiment in […]

September 18, 2014 | By More
Why Population Size Is Irrelevant For “Universal” Health Coverage

Why Population Size Is Irrelevant For “Universal” Health Coverage

The ability to deploy “universal healthcare coverage” is entirely unrelated to the size of any population ‒ so it’s a mistake to say it won’t scale here in the U.S. ‒ or really any population size. First of all, it’s important to define what Universal Coverage is ‒ and isn’t ‒ because we tend to reference it broadly ‒ when […]

April 2, 2014 | By More