Applying to YC without an idea… good idea?

I read about YCombination’s latest announcement with mixed feelings. Initially, I was excited: “Well, I don’t have an idea!… I can apply to YC!” I was also highly skeptical – could a YC team without an idea be as successful as the others?  First, I think this change in requirements will significantly increase the noise… Continue reading Applying to YC without an idea… good idea?

Startups, EVERYWHERE!?

It’s a little intimidating to see how many tech/web startups are poppin’ up these days. weeds presents over 15 startups a day on their blog and encourages readers to vote for the next big thing. Sometimes, it discourages me how absolutely ridiculous and useless some of these startups are. In fact, the quality of… Continue reading Startups, EVERYWHERE!?