2014 / 2015 Here’s the thing: 2014 is kind of a wash in retrospect. A lot of things happened at the very end of it that I can’t talk about yet, and a lot of things that happened in the latter eighth of the year will shape 2015 for me, and I can’t talk about that yet.
But since everyone is doing prognostication of 2015 I can sort of participate in that.
The Apple Watch: having seen one, and knowing people that are currently wearing them out and around, I think it’ll be a hit. Supposedly it lessens “pulling the phone out” behavior by around 75% and it is a pretty device indeed.
Second Phase of the AAFG: Amazon/Apple/Facebook/Google are now the marquee companies in tech (its still very weird to not see Microsoft in there). I think we’ll see a new trifecta or quadfecta emerge as more mature startups start to enter their second phase. Uber, Dropbox, AirBnb, Box, etc. I think we’ll also see...
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