How to Leverage Machine Learning in All Aspects of Building Your Business (Even when you don’t have a tech product)

This article was originally posted at http://mse238blog.stanford.edu/ as an assignment for course MS&E 238 at Stanford University 2017. I’m not an engineer, I usually say, but I speak engineering. As a business person in a tech startup, I had to learn the basics of how programming works, what it can do and not do. It is a […]

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Cybersecurity Incidents and How You Protect Yourself as a Student

This article was originally posted at http://mse238blog.stanford.edu/ as an assignment for course MS&E 238 at Stanford University 2017. Last Friday, Steve Harrod, Managing Director at General Catalyst, visited us in class and gave a talk on Cybersecurity. He brought up subjects such as the fact that the more connected our homes are, the easier it is for […]

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The Impact of Rethinking User Experience – From Toothbrushes to Teslas

This article was originally posted at http://mse238blog.stanford.edu/ as an assignment for course MS&E 238 at Stanford University 2017. How will we experience the next generation of “old” products? That is, products that already exist and seem “normal” to us, in the way they are designed and in the way they solve our problem. User experience is a […]

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Silicon Valley – How Success Built Success in the Technology Hub

This article was originally posted at http://mse238blog.stanford.edu/ as an assignment for course MS&E 238 at Stanford University 2017. Silicon Valley hasn’t always been a software hub, but started to grow as the mainframe era of IT rose. Russia launched Sputnik 1 in 1957 and America lost the space race and were more ready than ever to fund […]

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Virtualized Data Centers – A Practical Example from a Startup Perspective

This article was originally posted at http://mse238blog.stanford.edu/ as an assignment for course MS&E 238 at Stanford University 2017. It was only 20 years ago when the dot-com era ruled that virtualized data centers became accessible and over time started to be used by companies all around the world. As a fresh-of-the-ground-company before the dot-com era, your […]

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