Brennan's Conversations

[5] Saurav Pahadia (& Will Hoppin)

February 18, 2021 Brennan Colberg Season 1 Episode 5
Brennan's Conversations
[5] Saurav Pahadia (& Will Hoppin)
Show Notes

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Things mentioned:

  1. FRC (FIRST Robotics Competition)
  2. Future Engineers Camp, a startup Saurav made
  3. the iPad Pro, which I used for high school & sold many of
  4. Teacherly, another startup Saurav made
  5. Stripe, a fantastic payments API
  6., a side project of mine
  7. Mystery Books, a product Saurav built
  8. "How to Win Friends and Influence People" by Dale Carnegie
  9. Madrona Venture Labs, where we both worked
  10. AI2 Incubator, where Saurav now works
  11. UW Seattle, where we both went to school
  12. Parkinson's Law's_law
  13. Edyfi, the community house we live in
  14., a ranked-choice voting system I built
  15. Tesla Today, a Tesla-related news aggregator I revamped
  16. "The Art of Negotiation" by Michael Wheeler
  17. WEEKDAYS, where I'm winding down a job
  18. Synthesis, where I'm winding up a job
  19. Pay 4 Hate, a potential project for inoculating against rejection (note: we didn't actually end up building this, it IS a bad idea upon sober reflection)
  20. Product Hunt, a place to launch projects
  21. Google Domains, my preferred domain registrar
  22. Mechanical Turk, an API for repetitive human work
  23. Samson's post about the "sync gap"